Webster Wins Rochester Stop On Jamieson Tour
The Jamieson Junior Tour stopped at Rochester Place Golf Club on Thursday morning, and players enjoyed beautiful weather as they tried to conquer a layout that requires accurate tee shots and precision irons into the greens.
The Collegiate Mens winner was Aidan Webster (Wisconsin Parkside/Willow Ridge), who also fired a four-under par 68. His round included six birdies and an eagle on the par five ninth hole. Mathew Hawryluk (Wayne State/Maple City) finished second with a one-under par 71.
In the Junior Girls Division, there was a tie at the top of the leaderboard, as Kennedy Fremlin (Essex) and Kyla Charlebois (Pointe West) both shot 77. Starting on the back nine, Fremlin shot 38, paired with a 39 on the front, whereas Charlebois had 39 on the back, and a 38 on the front. Close behind was Vanessa Ardovini (Roseland) with a 79.
The Junior Boys Division winner carded an impressive four-under par 68. Pointe West’s Tyler Hurtubise used 6 birdies during his round, including a stretch of three birdies in a row on holes 11-13. Spencer Higginbottom (Beach Grove) finished second with a 71, while Nicholas Tanovich (University of Windsor/Beach Grove) finished third with a 72.
The Jamieson Junior Tour heads to Erie Shores Golf and Country Club Friday, August 5 for the 8th event of the season. Full results can be found at www.jamiesonjuniortour.ca