James Allenby of Langley, BC, was recognized as Canadian Player of the Week by Freedom 55 Financial for being the top Canadian in the Bayview Place Island Savings Open presented by the Victoria Times Colonist.
Allenby finished T4 in last week's tournament.
Freedom 55 Financial established the Canadian Player of the Week award to recognize top Canadian players on PGA Tour Canada.
At each tournament this summer, Freedom 55 Financial will present this award to the Canadian player who has the lowest total score. Winners also receive $1,500 to use toward attaining future goals.
The company is also the presenting sponsor of the Tour Championship of Canada for a second year.
The Tour Championship, PGA Tour Canada’s flagship event, will be conducted by Golf Canada. The tournament will see the culmination of the race for Web.com Tour status to be earned by the top five players on the Order of Merit Sept. 8-14 at Sunningdale Golf and Country Club in London, ON.
At the end of the event, the Freedom 55 Financial Canadian Player of the Year award will be presented to the top Canadian player on the PGA Tour Canada Order of Merit along with a $10,000 cash prize.
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