Individual titles won by Locke, Wilson and Walikraam
The Holland College Hurricanes men's golf team won the first Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association (ACAA) tournament of the season Saturday at the Mactaquac Golf Course in Fredericton.
The team of Eric Locke, Brett Wilson, Justin Shanks, Neal Ryan and Mathieu Arseneault finished with a 16-over 304. Team scores were made up of each team's best four scores.
St. Thomas finished second at 326, followed by Mount Allison and Dalhousie University at the 7,030-yard layout.
Locke and Wilson won the individual competition by posting scores of 1-over 73.
Luke Allen, Corey Beaver, Chance MacIntyre, Joe MacIsaac and Zach Ravn also competed in the men's individual competition.
The Hurricanes' Tariqah Walikraam won the women's individual championship by posting a 13-over 85. She was five strokes ahead of Dalhousie's Jescynda Cain Hotham.
The Hurricanes' next tournament takes place on Sunday at the Northumberland Links golf course in Pugwash, N.S. Dalhousie University is hosting the event.
The Hurricanes will host the ACAA championships on Oct. 5 and 6 at the Links at Crowbush Cove. The team will then travel to Royal Quebec Golf Club for the national championships Oct. 15 to 18.