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Osland Within Striking Distance

Megan Osland likes her position going into Thursday’s third round of the Canadian women’s amateur golf championship in Woodstock, Ont.

The Kelowna golfer — four shots behind the leader, Brooke Henderson of Smiths Falls, Ont. after two rounds — couldn’t say the same about a couple of lies on Wednesday that cost her three strokes to par.

Cruising along at 2-under after seven holes on the Craigowan Golf and Country Club course, Osland hit her second shot on the par-4 eighth hole into a greenside bunker. That was bad enough, but even worse was that ball was plugged right up against the lip of the trap.

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Lorne White began his sports journalism career at the Kelowna Daily Courier in 1969. He retired in January 2014 and is now the photographer, editor and publisher of the Okanagan Sports Page.

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