Rose picks B.C. title

David Rose of West Vancouver fired a final round 2-under-par 70 to win the 109th annual B.C. Amateur Golf Championship Friday at The Dunes in Kamloops.

Rose, 22, used a hot putter to drain five birdies to finish the tournament at 13-under-par 275.

Toronto’s Richard Jung began the final round leading by four strokes but only managed two birdies while carding five bogeys and a double bogey to finish with a 5-over-par 77 to put him in a two-way tie for second place with Kevin Carrigan, of Victoria, at 10-under-par 278.

The top local finisher at The Dunes was Vernon’s Conner Kozak, who finished tied for 34th at 3-over 291 after shooting a 2-over 74 in his final round.

Justin Wurz of Vernon Golf & Country Club finished tied for 68th with a 10-over 298.

Coldstream’s David Szestopalow of Predator Ridge placed 71st with a 13-over 301.

Rose, Carrigan and Wilson will represent B.C. at the Canadian men’s amateurs, Aug. 9-14, in Winnipeg.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Vipers find way to beat Capitals
Fulton, Kal strut stuff
Duo earns Elite status
B.C. teachers endorse six-year deal, 86 per cent in favour (with VIDEO)
Canucks Young Stars contest winners
Mount Polley dike completed, investigators move in
Freak’n Farmer course expected to be freak’n fun
Seniors bring home medals from B.C. games
Two tournaments make for an exciting weekend at Prince Rupert Golf Course

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 19 edition online now. Browse the archives.