Canada’s Nicole Gal wins Drive, Chip and Putt division at Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Canadian streak at the Drive, Chip and Putt championship continues with a victory from Oakville, Ont., native Nicole Gal.
Gal, 15, won the Girls’ 14-15 age division by a one-point margin, finishing with 23 points total to edge out the competition. Gal collected the most points at the driving portion, nabbing nine out of a possible 10 points, followed by eight at chipping and six at driving.
Words from the #DriveChipPutt champ, Nicole Gal ??
Canada is so proud! ?? pic.twitter.com/VrdrU6nRNi
— Golf Canada (@GolfCanada) April 7, 2019
This is the third Drive, Chip and Putt title for Canada—Vanessa Borovilos won her division in 2018 and Savannah Grewal captured Canada’s first title in 2017.
More to come…