TRURO - Colchester County will be represented at this week's Nova Scotia men's amateur golf championship
Six players from local clubs will compete in the 72-hole championship, which gets underway Thursday at Brightwood Golf and Country Club in Dartmouth.
Truro's Paul Coulson, Jeff Van Wart, Evan Starratt and John Archibald; Mountain's Darrick Pettigrew and Mike Penny of Brookfield are in the field of more than 150 players.
Truro's Chris Topshee, who plays out of Oakfield, will also compete.
Meanwhile, at the provincial women's championship at Eden Golf and Country Club in Bridgetown, Bible Hill's Katie Brine, who plays out of Ashburn, is in the 18-player field. Tatamagouche resident Candace Tattrie of Northumberland Links is playing in the provincial senior event, also at Eden.
The 54-hole women's events also start Thursday.