Four Swift Current golfers in MJT event

Gaige Calkins tees off early in the MJT event in Swift Current on May 19. STEVEN MAH/SOUTHWEST BOOSTER

Four Swift Current golfers are taking part in a Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour event in Swift Current this weekend.

Locals comprised one quarter of the 12-man field in the Junior Boys Division on Sunday.

Gaige Calkins was the top local with a 13-over 84 on day one to sit third. Swift Current’s Ethan Fizell is tied for fifth with an 85 and Griffin Wilson is right behind him with an 86 on day one. Josh Nagy (Saskatoon) led all Junior Boys golfers with a one-under 70 on day one.

Ryan McCleary, 15, was the lone local in the Juvenile Boys Division. He shot a 95 on day one to sit well back of the lead. Will Blake (Regina) led the field with a five-over 76 on Sunday.

The tournament will conclude on Monday at the Elmwood Golf & Country Club.