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Lewis wins LPGA ShopRite

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Lewis wins LPGA ShopRite

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Stacy Lewis, former University of Arkansas standout, took a commanding six-stroke lead into the final round of the ShopRite Classic at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club, crusing to the win Sunday.

Lewis, a The Woodlands, Texas, native, tied a touranment 36-hole record with a second-round 65 to maintain the lead entering Sunday’s final round. Lewis’ two-day total of 130 put her six strokes ahead of Anna Nordqvist, who shot a second-round 67, and gives Lewis a seven-stroke edge over the third-place foursome of So Yoen Ryu, Azahara Munoz, Katherine Hull and Paula Creamer.

Lewis posted a final round 71, for four-stroke win with a 201 for the tournament.

The win is her third on the LPGA Tour and the second this season.



Sports Category : Golf (W)