One of those players was Eugene Wong of North Vancouver, B. Wong, who finished tied for second with Scott Stiles of Calgary, shot a 1-under par 70 today. Both Wong and Stiles finished at 6-under par for the week, four-strokes back of Burke.“With the wind and the tougher pin placements today, I’m pretty happy with how I ended-up,” said 17-year old Wong. Devin Carrey, South Surrey, BC, *74-69-69-73-285 119. MAHA administers amateur hockey in Michigan through seven established districts.
Kevin Carrigan, Victoria, BC, *70-72-73-74-289 533. Blake Rowe-Sleeman, Coquitlam, BC, *76-71-73-71-291 740. Philippe-Andre Bannon, Laval, QC, *74-72-72-73-291 740. Eric Coffin, Fredericton, NB, *74-70-73-74-291 740. If you long for the flag that welcomes or denies you, we have a spot for you. - Ontario native earns exemption into 2009 RBC Canadian Open -Lethbridge, Alta. captured Canada’s biggest amateur golf crown Thursday, carding a final round 2-under par 69 to win the 2008 Canadian Men’s Amateur Championship by four-strokes.“This is my biggest win by a little bit, yeah,” said a light-hearted Burke. The only other tournament I’ve ever won has been my club championship at Foxwood Golf Club, so I’m pretty excited about this one.”Burke, who plays golf at Eastern Michigan University, may be unfamiliar among many golf fans across Canada, but his game has undoubtedly been picking up momentum over this past summer. Amateur Championship which tees-off next week at Pinehurst Golf Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina. “I guess now I’ll get the chance to find out how it feels.” A complete list of players and post-round results for the 104th playing of the Canadian Men’s Amateur Championship can be found online at org. Christopher Ross, Dundas, ON, *72-68-69-70-279 -54. Lindsay Renolds, Christina Lake, BC, *69-70-69-71-279 -57. Nick Taylor, Abbotsford, BC, *74-67-67-74-282 -210. Graham Baillargeon, Mississauga, ON, *67-71-70-75-283 -114. David Stewart, Prince Albert, SK, *78-69-71-66-284 E14. Jeffrey Clarridge, Barrie, ON, *73-71-70-70-284 E14.
The following are final scores for Thursday, August 14, 2008 at the Canadian Men’s Amateur Championship.1. Eugene Wong, North Vancouver, BC, *70-70-68-70-278 -62. Steven Lecuyer, Edmonton, AB, *72-69-68-71-280 -47. Qualifiers are conducted for the US Open, US Women's Open, US Senior Open, US Amateur, US Women's Amateur, US Junior, US Girls' Junior, US Senior Amateur, US Women's Senior Amateur, US Mid-Amateur, US Women's Mid-Amateur, US Amateur Four-Ball and US Amateur Women’s Four-Ball.All entries must be submitted through the USGA website, org.The newly crowned Canadian amateur champion has already amassed two runner-up finishes this year, including one at the Ontario Amateur and another at the Toronto Star Amateur. Burke started today’s final round tied for first and was one of very few players who managed to maintain their positions atop the leaderboard. Occasional Alberta breezes and tough hole locations kept most players’ scores at bay, as only 13 players were able to better par for the day. Nick Gillespie, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand, *74-72-67-81-294 1060.