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Hylands Celebrates Senior Men’s Intersectional Win

Posted on September 4th, 2013 by Scott MacLeod

The Hylands Golf Club Men’s Senior Intersectional team made the most of their home course advantage by winning the “A” Division of the OVGA Senior Intersectionals with 45 points on Tuesday, September 3. They gained this home course hosting advantage by finishing second in 2012 to the Outaouais team who were two-time champions at home. A rule for the OVGA intersectionals prohibits teams from hosting more than two years in a row. Gaetan Lavoie, Captain of the newly crowned “A” […]

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Rideau View Repeats at Junior Intersectionals

Posted on August 13th, 2013 by Scott MacLeod

eQuinelle Golf Club hosted the Ottawa Valley Golf Association Junior Intersectional final on Tuesday, August 13. Junior teams from OVGA clubs had battled all year to reach the finals in this prestigious match play championship. The Rideau View Golf Club junior intersectional team repeated their championship win from 2012 and their third win in four years. Rideau View finished with 61 points followed by Mississippi (53), Ottawa Hunt (44) and Brockville Country Club (34). Rideau View Captain Austin Evans, who […]

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Pakenham Hosts OVGA Juniors – Paré Tops With 74

Posted on June 2nd, 2013 by Scott MacLeod

The Pakenham Golf Club hosted young golfers from the Ottawa Valley Golf Association on Sunday June 2nd.  The occasion was the first field day for 2013. Leading the way for junior girls on the day was Victoria Murray of Manotick’s Rideau View Golf Club.  Murray was tops by 21 strokes after recording a 98.  Lauren Middlemiss was second at 119. Middlemiss is a member at Whitetail Golf Club in Eganville. A commanding win was also in order in the Boys […]

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OVGA Crowns Men’s Match Play Champions

Posted on May 30th, 2013 by Scott MacLeod

 by Joe Mclean The Ottawa Valley Golf Association held their Match Play Championships at the Mississippi Golf Club in Appleton, Ontario the last week of May and Kurtis Barkley and Bill Holzman emerged as champions. They both survived an opening round qualifier and then two days of match play to earn their crowns as OVGA Match Play Champions. Kurtis Barkley, from the Cedar Glen Golf Club, took home the Ottawa City & District Match Play Glenlea Championship Trophy, donated by […]

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New Rotation for Alexander of Tunis Championship?

Posted on December 6th, 2012 by Scott MacLeod

It appears the historic Alexander of Tunis Championship will be getting a makeover starting in 2014. The Golf Quebec Triple Crown tournament has been played in the Ottawa Valley for over sixty years in a rotation between just three golf clubs.  That is set to change according to various sources within the industry.  We have requested confirmation of the changes from Golf Quebec Tournament Director Eric Couture and will pass on his commentary once it is available. Traditionally held on […]

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Callighen & Jubinville Tops at OVGA Tournament of Champions

Posted on October 2nd, 2012 by Scott MacLeod

The club champions from the Ottawa Valley Golf Association descended on the Greyhawk Golf Club in Cumberland, Ontario on October 2nd to compete in the annual Tournament of Champions. The ladies tackled the Predator course at the 36-hole ClubLink facility while the men settled things on the Talon course. Leading the way for the A Class women was Lise Jubinville.  The Carleton Golf & Yacht Club member fashioned a sparkling score of 69 on the Paul Takahashi designed course.  The […]

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