Bonnell Leads 2018 Royal LePage Provincial Junior Championships
Under sunny skies, a warm breeze and superb greens, players were treated to an ideal round of golf to open the first day of competition at the 2018 Royal LePage Provincial Junior Championships on the Twin Rivers Course at Terra Nova resort & Golf Community in Port Blandford.
In the Junior Boys Division, Matthew Bonnell of Blomidon Golf Club recorded a 2 over par 73 to hold a 2 stroke lead over Ryan Mcneil-Lamswood of Harmon Seaside Links in Stephenville. Three players including Gavin Connors of Clovelly with Ethan Efford and Alex Dolomount of Bally Haly tied for third scoring a round of 80. Blomidon Golf Club member Matthew Bonnell holds down third position with a 5 over par 77 to put him four strokes from the leader.
In the Boys Juvenile Division, 2017 championship, Ethan Efford and Alex Dolomount are tied for first with identical scorers of 80 followed by Nathan Young of Clovelly with recorded a 90. The only female in the field, Taylor Cormier of Blomidon Golf Club sits in fourth place with a score of 103.
Jack Pelley-MacHardy of Grand Falls Golf Club scored a 96 to hold a 1 stroke lead over Karsen Best of Ball Haly Country Club while Evan Snow of Gander Golf Club rounds out the top three in the division with a sore of 116. For more details on the competition and a full list of standings visit:
Round 2 is set for Tuesday morning beginning at 9:00 A.M. For more information contact Golf NL at 709.631.3102.