Alberni’s Little second at Royal Cup

Alberni Valley golfer Jackie Little finished second at the Royale Cup Canadian Women’s Senior Golf Championship last weekend.

Alberni Valley golfer Jackie Little finished second at the Royale Cup Canadian Women’s Senior Golf Championship last weekend.

Defending champion Mary Ann Hayward of Aurora, Ont. had a three-round 10-over-par 226 to win the tourney at Whitevale Golf Club in Whitevale, Ont.

Little, the 2008 and 2009 Royale Cup Canadian Women’s Senior Champion, finished with runner-up honours this year. She shot a final round 2-over par (74) today.

Little, 53, who won her second B.C. Senior Women’s Championship earlier this season in Cranbrook, concluded the championship at 13-over par (229).

Rounding out the top-three was Terrill Samuel of Etobicoke, Ont., finishing the championship at 15-over par (231).

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