Thomas Giroux of Georgetown, Ont., is tied for third at the midway point of a PGA Tour Canada qualifying tournament at Mission Inn Resort and Club near Tampa, where he’s seven under after two rounds.
Giroux fired a five-under 67 on Wednesday and is three shots off the lead shared by Americans John Pak and Jonathan Yaun.
Johnny Travale of Hamilton and Hugo Bernard of Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Que., are tied for sixth at five under.
The winner this week will earn full membership for 2023. Those who finish second through 10th (no ties) are exempt until the mid-season shuffle, while 11th through 30th (plus ties) receive conditional status.
The leaderboard is here.