Joe Scharf wins 2017 Amateur
Joe Scharf wins the 2017 Thunder Bay District Amateur by 11 shots! by Scott A. Sumner The last long weekend of summer is always the most important for amateur golf with the playing of the Thunder Bay District Amateur over three days at Chapples, Strathcona and Whitewater. This year Thunder Bay’s Joe Scharf won the event for the second time in style! Even with an 11 shot victory the final day at Whitewater proofed to be a big learning experience for Scharf. “Today was a little bit tricky. ... Read More
JHONATTAN VEGAS WINS THE 2017
JHONATTAN VEGAS WINS THE 2017 RBC CANADIAN OPEN Mackenzie Hughes finishes at 10 under par to claim Rivermead Trophy as low Canadian Vegas becomes seventh back-to-back winner in RBC Canadian Open history Jhonattan Vegas won the 2017 RBC Canadian Open, to defend his 2016 title by defeating Charley Hoffman in a playoff to claim his third career PGA TOUR victory. The Venezuelan made a birdie on the first playoff hole, the par-5 18th, to become the seventh RBC Canadian Open winner to successfully defend ... Read More
JOHNNY RUIZ WINS Staal Open!
JOHNNY RUIZ WINS FIRST MACKENZIE TOUR TITLE AT STAAL FOUNDATION OPEN PRESENTED BT TBAYTEL (July 16, 2017 – Thunder Bay, Ont.) – Camarillo, California’s Johnny Ruiz shot a final round 5-under 67 on Sunday at Whitewater Golf Club to come from behind and win the Staal Foundation Open presented by Tbaytel for his first Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada win. The 23-year old made seven birdies on the day, including one at the 72 nd hole, to reach 13-under for the week and win by ... Read More