Kreutz goes low on tour

Matt Kreutz of Coldstream fired a 74 Sunday to win the Zone II Junior Golf Tour stop at Talking Rock @ Quaaout Lodge near Chase.

Morning Star Staff

Matt Kreutz of Coldstream fired a 74 Sunday to win the Zone II Junior Golf Tour stop at Talking Rock @ Quaaout Lodge near Chase.

It was the sixth Zone II tournament win for Kreutz, 18, who will play for the Minot State Beavers next golf season.

Jeff Swarts of Kamloops was runner-up at 75, while Braeden Cooper of Vernon shared third at 76 with Kelowna players Drew Harvie and Brandon Whistle.

Parker Wadsworth of Vernon was ninth at 78, while Austin Bosquet of Coldstream and Dexter Weiten of Vernon both carded 82. Mac Gourdine of Vernon produced an 84.

Declan Riddle of Kelowna aced the No. 11 hole and finished at 87.

Nick Jones of Kelowna eagled the 18th hole Sunday to shoot 73 and win by one stroke at Salmon Arm Golf & Country Club.

Bosquet, Cooper and Gourdine all fashioned 74, while Brandon Chai of Vernon and Ethan Hunt of Kelowna had 75. Kreutz shared eighth place with Tiegan Taylor of Kelowna at 77.

The tour concludes Saturday and Sunday at Gallagher’s Canyon in Kelowna.