Ontario Girls win Bronze at Canada Summer Games; Szeryk captures individual Bronze medal

Photo Courtesy of Canada Summer Games

WINNIPEG— Ontario picked up a pair of medals in golf at the 2017 Canada Summer Games. The golf event was held Aug. 8-11 at Southwood Golf & Country Club in Winnipeg and saw Ontario take the Team Bronze in girls’ event and London’s Ellie Szeryk capture the individual Bronze.

The Ontario Girls Team, consisting of Szeryk (72-75-69-75-291) Richmond Hill’s Monet Chun (74-78-71-70-293) and Toronto’s Sarah Beqaj (97-93-82-86-358) completed the team event at eight-over (146-153-140-145-584). Quebec won the gold at three-under, followed by British Columbia in second at five-over.

As for Szeryk, she finished the tournament at three-over, two shots back of British Columbia’s Alisha Lau. Quebec’s Céleste Dao took home the gold at five-under.

In the boys’ event, the Ontario Team finished in sixth at 13-over (146-152-148-143-589). The top finisher was Alliston’s Taylor Beckstead who was T10 at six-over (70-75-76-73-294). Sudbury’s Tristan Renaud finished T18 at 13-over (76-78-77-70-301) as did Thornhill’s Kelvin Lim (78-77-72-74-301).

For full information and results see: https://golfcanada.bluegolf.com/bluegolf/rcga17/event/rcga17280/index.htm