Nanaimo golfer 10th at tourney

Nanaimo’s Mark Valliere carded some of the best rounds at the B.C. Junior Boys’ Golf Championships last week.

Nanaimo’s Mark Valliere carded some of the best rounds at the B.C. Junior Boys’ Golf Championships last week.

Valliere finished the four-day tourney tied for 10th place at four over par. His low round at Trail’s Birchbank Golf Club was Thursday, when he shot a 70, the third-best round that day.

The field included 77 of the province’s top teenage golfers. Surrey’s Adam Svensson won the provincial championship.