PGA TOUR Canada announces the Forces and Families Open

PGA Tour Canada – Hylands Golf Club in Ottawa to host PGA TOUR Canada event in 2014

(September 26, 2013 – Ottawa, ON) – PGA TOUR Canada announced Thursday that it will be coming to the National Capital Region in 2014 with the Forces and Families Open in Ottawa.

The Forces and Families Open, which will support the Military Families Fund, will take place August 4-10, 2014 at Hylands Golf Club in Ottawa, Ontario. Forces and Families, a volunteer organization founded in 2007 that supports the men and women of the Canadian Armed Forces and their families, will serve as the host organization for the tournament. – to read more>

PGA TOUR Canada announces Thunder Bay Golf Classic

PGA TOUR Canada – (September 17, 2013 – Thunder Bay, Ontario) – PGA TOUR Canada will be launching a new event at Whitewater Golf Club in Thunder Bay next season, it was announced Tuesday.

The three-year agreement will see the Thunder Bay Golf Classic take place at Whitewater Golf Club July 14-20 2014, and will feature some of Canada’s biggest names, up-and-coming stars, established veterans and international standouts. – to read more>

Freedom 55 Financial honours Mackenzie Hughes as top Canadian player on PGA TOUR Canada

PGA TOUR Canada – Award handed out at season-ending Tour Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial

(September 15, 2013 – London, ON) Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ontario was named the Freedom 55 Financial Canadian Player of the Year on Sunday at the Sunningdale Golf & Country Club, finishing as the top Canadian on the 2013 PGA TOUR Canada Order of Merit and earning a $10,000 prize courtesy of Freedom 55 Financial.

The 22-year old finished with $52,114.29 in earnings on the season, highlighted by a victory at the Cape Breton Celtic Classic. Hughes finished first overall on the Order of Merit and will have exempt status on the Web.com Tour in 2014. – to read more>

Max Gilbert wins TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial

PGA TOUR Canada – 23-year old shoots final round 66 to win first professional event

Final leaderboard – TOUR Championship presented by Freedom 55 Financial
(Bold denotes Canadian)

1. Max Gilbert – 66 (-20)
2. Trevor Murphy – 68 (-19)
T-3. Jose Toledo – 66 (-14)
T-3. Eugene Wong – 67 (-14)
T-5. Nathan Tyler – 68 (-13)
T-5. Alex Kang – 73 (-13)

(September 15, 2013 – London, ON) – Max Gilbert of St. Georges, Quebec won the TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial Sunday, making birdie at the penultimate hole to take the lead and two putting for the win by one shot over Scottsdale, Arizona’s Trevor Murphy. – to read more>

The Five PGA TOUR Canada players graduate up to the 2014 Web.com Tour

PGA TOUR Canada – Hughes, Wheeldon, Hubbard, Leon and Collins finish in The Five

(September 15, 2013 – London, ON) – Five PGA TOUR Canada players earned Web.com Tour cards for 2014 on Sunday, with Mackenzie Hughes, Riley Wheeldon, Mark Hubbard, Hugo Leon and Wil Collins all finishing in The Five.

Hughes, a native of Dundas, Ontario finished atop the Order of Merit with $52,114.29 and earned fully exempt status, while Wheeldon, Hubbard, Leon and Collins will have highly placed status on the path to the PGA TOUR next season. – to read more>

Murphy leads at TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial

PGA TOUR Canada – 28-year old will take one stroke lead into Sunday’s final round

Third round leaderboard – TOUR Championship presented by Freedom 55 Financial
(Bold denotes Canadian)

1. Trevor Murphy – 69 (-15)
T-2. Max Gilbert – 66 (-14)T-2. Alex Kang – 67 (-14)
T-4. Brock Mackenzie – 67 (-14)
T-4. Mark Hubbard – 68 (-14)

(September 14, 2013 – London, ON) – Scottsdale, Arizona’s Trevor Murphy birdied his final two holes to shoot a 3-under par 69 Saturday at Sunningdale Golf Club, giving him a one stroke lead heading into the final round of the TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial. – to read more>

Wong, Hubbard, Murphy share lead at suspended TOUR Championship of Canada

PGA TOUR Canada – Play suspended due to darkness, round two to resume Saturday morning at 8 AM

Second round leaderboard – TOUR Championship presented by Freedom 55 Financial
(Bold denotes Canadian)

T-1. Eugene Wong – 66 (-8)
T-1. Mark Hubbard – 67 (-7)
T-1. Trevor Murphy – -2/8 (-8)
T-4. George Bradford – 70 (-6)
T-4. Andrew Parr – -3/3 (-6)
T-4. Alex Kang – -5/12 (-6)

(September 13, 2013 – London, ON) – Defending champion Eugene Wong of North Vancouver, British Columbia shot a 6-under 66 at Sunningdale Golf and Country Club Friday to share the lead during the second round with Denver, Colorado’s Mark Hubbard at the TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial. – to read more>

Trevor Murphy leads TOUR Championship of Canada presented by Freedom 55 Financial

PGA TOUR Canada – Weather delays start of first round, play suspended due to darkness

First round leaderboard – TOUR Championship presented by Freedom 55 Financial
(Bold denotes Canadian)

1. Trevor Murphy – 66 (-6)
T-2. Johnny DelPrete – 68 (-4)
T-2. Bentley Nakasawa – 68 (-4)
T-2. Trey Denton – 68 (-4)
13 tied at 3-under par

(September 12, 2013 – London, ON) – Scottsdale, Arizona’s Trevor Murphy shot a 6-under 66 at Sunningdale Golf and Country Club Thursday to take a two shot lead in the first round of the TOUR Championship presented by Freedom 55 Financial. Murphy was one of 64 players to complete round one before play was suspended due to darkness at 7:38 PM. – to read more>

David Skinns takes lead through three rounds at Cape Breton Celtic Classic

PGA TOUR Canada – 31-year old takes second 54-hole lead of PGA TOUR Canada season

Third round Leaderboard – Cape Breton Celtic Classic presented by PC Financial
(Bold denotes Canadian)

1. David Skinns – 67 (-14)
T-2. Ryan Williams – 67 (-12)
T-2. Joel Dahmen – 73 (-12)
T-4. Brandon Harkins – 70 (-8)
T-4. Yohann Benson – 69 (-8)
T-4. Wes Homan – 70 (-8)
T-4. Mackenzie Hughes – 71 (-8)

(September 7, 2013 – Sydney, NS) – Lincoln, England’s David Skinns shot a 5-under par 67 Saturday to take a two shot lead heading into the final round of the Cape Breton Celtic Classic, mastering windy conditions and tying the best round of the day. – to read more>

Dahmen leads after 36 holes at Cape Breton Celtic Classic

PGA TOUR Canada – 25-year old takes three-shot lead into weekend in Cape Breton

Second round Leaderboard – Cape Breton Celtic Classic presented by PC Financial
(Bold denotes Canadian)

1. Joel Dahmen – 69 (-13)
2. Stephen Gangluff – 68 (-10)
3. David Skinns – 68 (-9)
T-4. Mackenzie Hughes – 69 (-7)
T-4. Hugo Leon – 66 (-7)
T-4. Ryan Williams – 68 (-7)

(September 6, 2013 – Sydney, NS) – Clarkston, Washington’s Joel Dahmen shot a 3-under par 69 on Friday to take a three shot lead heading into the weekend at the Cape Breton Celtic Classic presented by PC Financial, leading by three shots over Marysville, Ohio’s Stephen Gangluff. – to read more>