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Canada’s Judith Kyrinis Runner-Up in U.S. Sr. Women’s Am Championship

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 September 2014 18:08 Thursday, 18 September 2014 18:04

altDEAL, New Jersey (USGA) — Joan Higgins, of Glendora, Calif., defeated Judith Kyrinis, of Canada, 1 up, in the final match Thursday to win the 2014 U.S. Senior Women's Amateur Championship, held at the 6,109-yard, par-73 Hollywood Golf Club.

Higgins, 58, became the third player to win both the U.S. Senior Women's Amateur and U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur, a championship she captured in 2008. She joins World Golf Hall of Famer Carol Semple Thompson, who won four Senior Women's Amateurs and two Women's Mid-Amateurs, and Ellen Port, who captured the 2012 and 2013 Senior Women's Amateur and four Women's Mid-Amateurs.



This Week in Golf

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 September 2014 18:51 Tuesday, 16 September 2014 18:28

Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic

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Site: Prattville, Alabama.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, Capitol Hill, The Senator (6,607 yards, par 72).

Purse: $1.3 million. Winner's share: $195,000.



The Season Comes to a Close at the Symetra Tour Championship

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 September 2014 00:15 Tuesday, 16 September 2014 00:11

altDAYTONA BEACH, Florida — The Symetra Tour, the Road to the LPGA, closes the 2014 season this week with the Symetra Tour Championship presented by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University at LPGA International, Jones Course. The 72-hole event begins on Thursday, September 18 and concludes on Sunday, September 21.

The 120-player field is competing for a total purse of $150,000, the second largest on Tour this year. The winner will receive $22,500 while second place will earn $14,088.



Paul Casey Shoots Final Round 66 to Win KLM Open

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 September 2014 00:01 Monday, 15 September 2014 23:52


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ZANDVOORT, Netherlands (AP) — New dad Paul Casey shot a four-under 66 Sunday to win the KLM Open at 14 under, a single shot ahead of fellow Englishman Simon Dyson.

Casey's win came less than two weeks after his partner gave birth to their first son.



England Golf Crowned Champions of Canadian International Junior Challenge

Last Updated on Sunday, 14 September 2014 22:41 Sunday, 14 September 2014 22:31

altDOURO-DUMMER, Ontario — England Golf captured the team title at the Canadian International Junior Challenge at Wildfire Golf Club. Cold, windy conditions challenged the field of international juniors in today's final round however that was not enough to slow the English boys as they cruised to a sixteen stroke victory.



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