Josee Doyon leads by two at Women's Porter Cup
Josee Doyon
Josee Doyon

LEWISTON, N.Y. — Kent State senior Josee Doyon, a native of Quebec, Canada, posted 68 at Niagara Falls Country Club to jump out to an early lead at the Women's Porter Cup.

The is the third annual running of the event, which is the sister tournament to the Men's Porter Cup, held each year since 1959. Casie Cathrea captured the inaugural event back in 2013, while Canadian superstar Brooke Henderson was the champion in 2014.

Three players are tied for second place at 70, including soon-to-be high school senior Ana Paula Valdes of Mexico, Ohio State junior Jessica Porvasnik, and Doyon's graduating teammate Jennifer Ha of Alberta, Canada.

This 54-hole event will conclude Friday at the A.W. Tillinghast-designed Niagara Falls Country Club.

Results For Women's Porter Cup Golf Tournament
1MexicoAna Paula ValdesMexico70070-70-65=205
2CanadaChristina FosterCanada50072-66-68=206
3CanadaJosee DoyonCanada40068-72-71=211
T4OHJessica PorvasnikHinckley, OH40070-74-68=212
T4CanadaBrittany MarchandCanada40073-71-68=212

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ABOUT THE Women's Porter Cup

The Porter Cup, one of the premiere amateur events in the nation, now has a "sister" event - The Women's Porter Cup. 54-hole tournament with a field size of 60 has attracted the attention of top-ranked female golfers just as the Porter Cup does each year.

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