Canadian Brooke Henderson narrowly overlooked her 7th LPGA Tour victory Sunday, completing 3rd on the Marathon Classic.
The 20-year-old from Smiths Falls, Ont., had a one-shot lead heading into the overall spherical and cruised throughout the first 14 holes of the day sooner than working into bother with bogeys on 15 and 16.
Thidapa Suwannapura of Thailand beat American Brittany Lincicome in a playoff to win the match after each completed 72 holes tied at 14-under 270.
“Sometimes golf is weird. Sometimes it just doesn’t go your way, and that was kind of me the last four holes. The rest of the way I played really well, so I’m happy,” mentioned Henderson.
Henderson had 4 birdies, together with 3 at the first six holes, completing the spherical 2-under 69 for a 13-under general.
Henderson has six LPGA Tour wins, two shy of Sandra Post’s report for many by means of a Canadian lady.
Brittany Marchand of Orangeville, Ont., completed in a tie for 32nd position at 6 beneath. Hamilton’s Alena Sharp was once three beneath for a percentage of 49th.