Graf and Kucy victorious at the Alberta Bantam & Novice Championships
Brar and Wingnean take home the Novice Championships
GIBBONS, Alta (Alberta Golf) – The 2018 Alberta Bantam & Novice concluded today at the Goose Hummock Golf Resort. Logan Graf of the Red Deer G&CC took home the boys title and Jayla Kucy of Camrose won the girls title.
The 14-year-old Graf was tied for the lead heading into today’s final round. He finished with birdies on 15 and the closing 18th to solidify the victory over club-mate Cole Bergheim (Red Deer G&CC) and Mitchell Shaigec (Edmonton CC) who tied for second, two shots back.
Bergheim had the low round of the championship today shooting a one under par score of 70 to launch up the leaderboard.
Red Deer G&CC had three boys finish in the top four of the championship.
12-year-old Jayla Kucy continues her impressive play this season. Coming off a low net award earlier this summer at the 2018 Sun Life Financial Alberta Ladies Amateur Championship, she came to the Goose with a victory in mind.
Kucy shot rounds of 84 and 83 to win by a fourteen shot margin.
Jayden Brar (Shaganappi GC) and Delainey Wingnean (Derrick G&WC) took home the boys and girls novice championships for those under of the age of 13. The Novice competitors played a modified stableford format.
A special thanks to the staff, volunteers and members of the Goose Hummock Golf Resort for hosting the 2018 edition of the Alberta Bantam & Novice Championships.