Vancouver’s Jessica Wallace shot a four-under 67 in the first round of the Symetra Tour Championship in Longwood, Fla.
Wallace goes into the second round tied for fifth, three shots off the lead. Brittany Marchand of Orangeille, Ont., is tied for 18th after she shot a 69.
At the conclusion of play on Sunday, the top 10 on the tour money list will graduate to the LPGA Tour with the next 15 who haven’t already qualified earning a bye into the final stage of LPGA Q-school.
The leaderboard from Longwood is here.
PGA Tour Latinoamerica
Corey Conners of Listowel, Ont., and Peter Campbell of Baddeck, N.S., was tied for eighth when the first round of the Roberto De Vicenzo Punta del Este Open Copa NEC in Uruguay was called due to darkness on Thursday.
Both had completed their rounds, each firing a two-under 68, and were five shots off the lead when play was stopped at the PGA Tour Latinoamerica event.
The leaderboard is here.
Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ont., making his debut as a PGA Tour regular at the Safeway Open in Napa, Calif., opened with a three-under 69 and is the leading Canadian after the first round.
Hughes goes into Friday’s second round tied for 22nd.
All the scores are here.