Leona Maguire became the first LPGA winner from Ireland with her victory at the LPGA Drive On Championship in Fort Meyers FL. Maguire was 18-under for the week (it was a 54-hole event), and held off Lexi Thompson to win by three.
Thompson hit what could be the shot of tournament, holing her approach on 10th for an eagle.
For the LPGA Golf Pool, the top point earner for the week is Chris O’Rourke, who accumulated 31 points.
Points for LPGA Drive On Championship
What a great result! | @leona_maguire wins the LPGA Drive On Championship | @Lexi finished 2nd, 3 shots behind https://t.co/UeWrgl97ni #golf #LPGA #DriveOn #DriveOnChampionship #LPGADriveOn #LeonaMaguire pic.twitter.com/5hOdkPE5Yi
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Here are the highlights (since it wasn’t on TV)
How did @leona_maguire get her first Tour win?
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