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Golf Canada Leaderboard presented by Titleist

Written by Golf Canada

Below is a list of how Canadian golfers fared across the major professional tours the week prior.

PGA TOUR

Britain’s Tyrrell Hatton played bogey-free over the final seven holes on a day of blustery, brittle conditions at Bay Hill to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational. It was his fifth victory worldwide, and first on the PGA Tour, and it came in just his second start since returning from surgery on his right wrist during the off-season. Hatton was one of only four players who beat par for the week. …Nick Taylor is a combined 13-over par in his last six rounds since winning at Pebble Beach

POS SCORES TOTAL
T56 Nick Taylor 73-73-74-79 +11
MC Corey Conners 73-75

NEXT EVENT: THE PLAYERS Championship (Mar. 12)
CANADIANS ENTERED: Corey Conners, Adam Hadwin, Mackenzie Hughes, Roger Sloan, Nick Taylor


PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS

Ernie Els birdied the 15th and 18th holes for a two-stroke victory at the Hoag Classic, picking up a win in just his third start on the senior tour. Fred Couples, trying to win the event for the third time, finished with a 66 to tie for second. …David Morland IV, a Monday qualifier, had the clubhouse lead following an opening round 61. …Stephen Ames has shot 70 or better in eight of 11 rounds this year. …Kevin Baker was making just his fourth career start on the Champions Tour

POS SCORES TOTAL
T7 David Morland IV 61-70-71 -11
T36 Stephen Ames 70-71-69 -3
T48 Kevin Baker 70-72-71 E

NEXT EVENT: Rapiscan Systems Classic (Mar. 27)
CANADIANS ENTERED: TBA


EUROPEAN TOUR

Jorge Campillo squandered a two-shot lead with three holes to play but made two long birdie putts to stay alive in a playoff before winning on the fifth extra hole to claim the Qatar Masters.

POS SCORES TOTAL
MC Aaron Cockerill 72-72

NEXT EVENT: Hero Indian Open (Mar. 19)
CANADIANS ENTERED: TBA


MACKENZIE TOUR-PGA TOUR CANADA

Isaiah Salinda finished at 5-under 283 to win the Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada Qualifying Tournament in Florida, earning full exempt status for the 2020 season. This was the second of seven qualifying tournaments before the season begins May 28. Canadians Chris Wilson, Mathew Iceton, Etienne Brault and Matthew Shubley all earned conditional status for the upcoming season.

NEXT EVENT: Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada Q-School-USA East 2 (Mar 10)
CANADIANS ENTERED: Thomas DeMarco, Kevin Gordin, Sonny Michaud, Luke Moser, Calvin Ross


PGA TOUR LATINOAMERICA

Brazil’s Alexandre Rocha fired a final round 62 for a three-shot victory at the Estrella del Mar Open in Mexico. …Myles Creighton, in his first career start on the Latinoamerica Tour, posted four rounds in the 60s for the first time on a major professional tour. …Drew Nesbitt’s second round 64 tied him for the low round of the day

POS SCORES TOTAL
T35 Myles Creighton 68-69-69-67 -15
58 Drew Nesbitt 69-64-74-74 -7
MC Jared du Toit 66-72
MC Hugo Bernard 72-70

NEXT EVENT:  Buenos Aires Championship (Mar 26)
CANADIANS ENTERED:  TBA


SYMETRA TOUR

Janie Jackson won the Florida’s Natural Charity Classic by eight strokes for her first Symetra Tour title. …Brittany Marchand has two top 10 results in her last three starts at this event. …Rebecca Lee Bentham was making her first professional start since retiring in 2016  …Maddie Szeryk was the leader by one stroke after the opening round and was just five back heading into the final round

POS SCORES TOTAL
T8 Brittany Marchand 70-74-73 +1
T13 Rebecca Lee Bentham 78-71-71 +4
T43 Maddie Szeryk 67-76-82 +9
MC Samantha Richdale 74-83

NEXT EVENT: IOA Championship (Mar. 27)
CANADIANS ENTERED:  TBA

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