Friedrich collects “first big win” as an amateur

Colby Friedrich won the Reliance Gregg's Central Amateur on Sunday at the Saskatoon Golf and Country Club.

Battleford’s Colby Friedrich is the 2022 Reliance Gregg’s Central Amateur champion.

Friedrich, 20, outlasted the field over 54-holes at Saskatoon Golf and Country Club over the Canada Day weekend and snuk away with a one shot win over Brock Ochitwa.

Friedrich shot 71 in round one, 74 in round two and an even-par 72 on Sunday to claim the win. Bryan Matkowski rounded out the top-three at 3-over par.

The complete results can be seen here.

Friedrich spoke with Golf Saskatchewan’s Clark Stork after the win.