Shauna Liu (Station Creek) prevails at Ontario Junior (U19) Girls Championship

Richmond Hill, ON – The Ontario Junior (U19) Girls Championship recently concluded at Summit Golf & Country Club, showcasing an impressive display of talent and sportsmanship from the next generation of golfers. Winning her second Golf Ontario championship this season was Shauna Liu of Station Creek Golf & Country Club after four fantastic rounds of golf this week.

The tournament featured a competitive field, with participants representing various clubs across the province. The young golfers showcased their technical prowess, strategic thinking, and mental fortitude throughout the tournament, making it a thrilling event for spectators and enthusiasts alike.

The standout performer of the tournament was Shauna Liu, with her exceptional swing, precision, and ability to maintain composure under pressure, Liu emerged as the deserving champion finishing 3-under (285). Her consistent play and outstanding shot-making abilities left an incredible mark on the competition, solidifying her status as one of the rising stars in junior girls’ golf in Ontario.

However, Liu faced stiff competition from Team Ontario and Mississauga Golf & Country Club’s Joline Truong, who put up a valiant fight until the very end finishing 2-under (286). The battle between these talented golfers showcased their unwavering determination and resilience. The audience was treated to a captivating duel as they played in the final group together, navigating the challenging course, delivering breathtaking shots and remarkable displays of skill. Aryn Matthews of Team Ontario and Bigwin Island Golf & Country Club took home the Bronze Medal, finishing 3-over (291) for the week.

Golf Ontario would like to thank the players, staff, and volunteers for supporting the Ontario Junior Girls Championship. A huge thank you to Summit Golf Club for hosting this incredible event. Lastly, a huge thanks to our sponsors and partners; Adidas, Taylor Made, Golf Talk Canada, Play Golf Myrtle Beach, Humber College, StrackaLine, HUB International, BioSteel, Golf Genius, Modern Golf, FitFuel, Dormie, Durham Artificial Grass, Foresight Sports Canada, Baka, Nikon, and Sport Travel. We’re always grateful for all your continued support.

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About The Ontario Junior (U19) Girls’ Championship

First contested in 1927, the Ontario Junior (U19) Girls’ Championship features Ontario’s best amateur female golfers aged 18 and under. The event consists of 72 holes of stroke play competition. The championship has a rich history of young Ontarians who have had successful golf careers, such as World Golf Hall of Fame member Marlene Stewart Streit (1951, 1952). Other notable winners include Sandra Post (1965, 1966), Sue Hilton (1962), Alena Sharp (1997, 1998), Jessica Shepley (2001), Jennifer Kirby (2008, 2009), and Brooke Henderson (2011, 2012).

About Golf Ontario

Golf Ontario is Ontario’s Provincial Sport Organization focused on enhancing participation, elevating performance, and supporting the passion of golfers in Ontario. With over 100,000 individual members and 500 member clubs, Golf Ontario is one of the most significant golf associations in the world. From rating courses and keeping the integral rules of the game intact to growing the game at the grassroots level and hosting the best amateur tournaments in Canada, Golf Ontario is a passionate group dedicated to Shaping Lives Through Golf.


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