Golfers on PEI teeing off today at the Cooke Insurance Amateur Golf Championship. The first of three rounds at the Stanhope Golf Course began this morning. 2016 men’s champ was Tim Yorke of Kensington while Sherry White of Stratford looks to repeat as P.E.I. women s golf champ. The Island Amateur is billed as the Island’s top golf event of the season.
Canada’s Brooke Henderson is four shots off the lead heading into the second round of the U-S Women’s Open in New Jersey. Henderson shot a 2-under 70 yesterday. Shanshan Feng leads the way at 6 under.
The Alouettes host Calgary tonight in CFL action while later, the winless Ottawa Redblacks are in Edmonton taking on the Eskimos.