Ed Beauchemin takes a few practice putts on the clubhouse greens during the 2011 Mount Brenton Men's Amateur Golf tournament.

Ed Beauchemin takes a few practice putts on the clubhouse greens during the 2011 Mount Brenton Men's Amateur Golf tournament.

Men tee-off for Mount Brenton tourney

Course in Chemainus, B.C.



The weather was hot and the greens were hotter at the annual Mt. Brenton Men’s Amateur Golf tournament, Sept 10-11,

In all, 190 golfers convened to pitch, putt, and drive the weekend away.

According to organizers, participants came from all over Vancouver Island, the mainland and the U.S. to compete. A few participants were visiting from as far away as Australia and New Mexico.

Not only did the tournament bring together dozens of golfers for a great round on the links, money was also raised for a good cause. On Saturday, the 50/50 draw brought in $280 for the Pacific Parkinsons Research Institute in memory of Lyle Ehnes.

On Sunday, the 50/50 draw garnered $100 in proceeds for the Canadian National Institute for the Blind.

Taking home first place was Greg Koster of Crowne Isle, Courtenay with his two day gross score of 138.

See below for the top 14 two day scores.

 

1st – Greg Koster

Gross total: 138

2nd – Tyler Van Anrooy

Gross total: 142

3rd – Dustin Pewarchuk

Gross total: 143

4th – Dustin Yeager

Gross total: 143

5th – Aaron Cramb

Gross total: 144

6th – Bill Parker

Gross total: 144

7th – Casey Parsons

Gross total: 145

8th – Phil Ashton

Gross total: 145

9th – Larry So

Gross total: 146

10th – Frank Bayuk

Gross total: 147

11th – Jay Banfield

Gross total: 147

12th – Matt Powell

Gross total: 147

13th – Sandy Harper

Gross total: 147

14th – Steve Barz

Gross total: 147