In spite of the heat, golfers in the PGA of BC Championship at the Revelstoke Golf Club kept their cool today, posting some impressive scores after the first round of play.
Mark Kitts of the Shadow Ridge Golf Club holds a one-stoke lead over the field at the championship. Kitts, golfing out of Kelowna, shot a 6-under through the first round of play.
Last years champion Nate Ollis finished one-under-par after the first round, good for 12th place in the field heading into day two.
Revelstoke Golf Club General Manager Dean Jackson finished five-strokes over par after the first day of action, and the club head professional Charles Beneteau finished 14-over-par after 14 holes.
The championship continues tomorrow (Aug. 15) morning.