Robinson tops at MJT event

In the largest Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour event of the season, Langley’s Callum Robinson took top spot.

Robinson, who golfs out of Hazelmere Golf Club, shot an even-par 216 at the Odum Brown Classic-pGA of B.C. Junior Championship at Cloverdale’s Golf and Country Club last week (July 25-27).

Robinson was in the boys’ 17 and up category and he shot the lowest round of the tournament with an opening round 5-under par 67.

He wound up winning by two strokes.

Another pair of local Hazelmere golfers, Dylan Reichelt and Ryan Saran, finished fourth and ninth, respectively. Jesse Reichelt was 11th.

In the boys’ 13 and under division, Jae Wook Lee (Redwoods) was third and Cole Briggs (Redwoods) was fifth in the boys’ 14-16 division.

And Katherine Zu (Newlands) was second in the girls division.