Toronto’s Sarah Beqaj makes her debut with the junior team on the heels of a 2018 campaign that saw her post top-10 finishes at both the Ontario Women’s Junior and Amateur Championships. Beqaj also collected a 5th place result at the Canadian Junior Girls Championship and represented Canada at the 2018 World Junior Girls Championship.
Q: What are some of your nicknames?
Sarjy, Bakes, Baby Beqs
Q: How did you get into golf?
My parents were looking for a one-armed sport my brother Jack could play and thought about golf. They brought me to the course and I would just hit beside them.
Q: How do you mark your golf ball?
Letters D and R on opposite sides of the number.
Q: Do you have any siblings, If so, how old?
Yes, I am the youngest of 6. Emma-30, Eddie-28, Nora-26, Jack-22, Sam-20
Q: What was the last book you read?
Lord of the Flies for English class.
Q: Who would you play in a movie about your life?
Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?
I can change a flat tire in under 5 minutes!
Q: What exercise do you dread the most?
Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?
A photo of where my mom and I parked our car at the airport, so we wouldn’t forget.
Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?
The food, and my friends and family.
Q: Do you have any superstitions?
Too many to name
Q:What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?
A little waterproof speaker.
Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?
Golf Boys 2.Oh
5th – 2018 Canadian Junior Girls Championship
3rd – 2018 Ontario Junior Girls Championship
6th – 2018 Investors Group Ontario Women`s Amateur
Driver: Callaway Epic
Woods: Callaway XR
Irons: Callaway Epic
Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM7
Putter: Scotty Cameron Newport
Ball: Titleist ProV1