At Canadian Colleges Athletic Association (CCAA) PING national golf championships
QUEBEC CITY – The Holland Colleges Hurricanes have positioned themselves well here at the Canadian Colleges Athletic Association (CCAA) PING national golf championships through two rounds.
The tournament’s final round is Friday.
The Holland College men are in fourth place in the team standings after scores of 295 and 294. They trail leading Fraser Valley by 16 shots, and are just three strokes back of third-place St. Lawrence.
Individually, Eric Locke fired a round of 2-under-par 70 on Thursday to move into a tie for ninth place.
Brett Wilson shot a 76 on Thursday, and now sits in a tie for 17th alongside teammate Mathieu Arseneault, who carded a 73 Thursday.
Neal Ryan fired a 75 on Thursday, and sits in a tie for 28th while Justin Shanks was 79 and sits in 33rd. The field is made up of 76 players.
The leader is Georgian College’s Colton Kalkanis, who fired back-to-back rounds of 68 to lead by five strokes.
On the women’s side, the Hurricanes’ Tariqah Walikraam fired a 79 in the first round and followed that up with a second-round 82. She currently sits in sixth place.
Valerie Tanguay of St. Lawrence has carded rounds of 67 and 71 to take a seven-stroke lead into the final round.
Walikraam trails third-place Dani Sharp by just four strokes.
Full updates are available at www.acaa.ca.