Hamilton’s Ashley Sholer finished the first round of the Symetra Tour’s Garden City Charity Classic in second place, one shot off the lead, after firing a four-under 68 in Garden City, Ks.
Two shots behind Sholer are Vancouver’s Jessica Wallace and Maude-Aimee Leblanc of Sherbrooke, Que. Each shot a two-under 70, while the 71 posted by Angela Buzminski of Oshawa, Ont., left her tied for 21st.
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Roger Sloan of Merritt, B.C., opened the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship in Columbus, Ohio, with a three-under 68 and is five shots off the lead in a tie for 11th at the third event of the Web .com Finals.
One shot back of Sloan is Nick Taylor of Abbotsford, B.C., while Adam Hadwin, who won last week’s Chiquita Classic, opened with an even par 71 and is tied for 44th.
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No Canadian is playing in this week’s Tour Championship on the PGA Tour, where Chris Kirk and Billy Horschel are tied for the lead after each opened with a four-under 66.
Patrick Reed, Jason Day, Jim Furyk and Bubba Watson are a shot back.
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Hamilton’s Alena Sharp is the only Canadian at the LPGA Tour’s final major of the year, the Evian Championship in France, where Sharp shot a seven-over 78 in the first round.
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