South Bend, IN (Sports Network) - Cydney Clanton birdied the seventh playoff
hole on Sunday to win the Four Winds Invitational.
Clanton closed with a 2-under 70 to finish at 8-under-par 208. Second-round
leader Marina Alex managed an even-par 72 to end at minus-8, while Marissa
Steen posted a 70 to get into the playoff as well.
The trio continued to play the 18th until a winner was determined. They
matched pars the first three times through the final hole at Blackthorn Golf
Alex stumbled to a bogey on the fourth playoff hole to drop out. Clanton and
Steen matched pars on the fifth and sixth extra holes.
Finally, at the seventh extra hole, Clanton drained a birdie chance to earn
her first Symetra Tour title.
Hannah Jun and P.K. Kongkraphan both closed with 70s to share fourth place at
minus-7. Alena Sharp (68), Jaclyn Sweeney (68), Catherine O'Donnell (69),
Marta Silva (70) and Mitsuki Katahira (72) tied for sixth at 6-under 210.
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