Charlotte, NC (Sports Network) - Laura Kueny closed with a 1-under 71 on
Saturday to earn a 1-stroke win at the Symetra Classic.
Kueny finished her first Symetra Tour title at 6-under-par 210 at Raintree
Second-round leader Alena Sharp stumbled to a double-bogey on the par-4 17th
to tumble out of the lead. Sharp posted a 2-over 74 to finish one back at
minus-5. Sharp was joined there by Izzy Beisiegel (69) and Caroline Westrup
(70). Tiffany Joh carded a 73 and ended alone in fifth at 4-under 212.
Kueny parred the first 10 holes on Saturday. She traded a bogey for a birdie
from the 11th. Kueny moved to 6-under with a birdie on the par-5 16th. She
parred the last two to end there.
Sharp birdied the second, but stumbled to a double-bogey at the third. She got
back to even-par for her round with a birdie on No. 12. Sharp fell out of the
lead when she double-bogeyed the 17th. She parred the last to share second.
Westrup had four birdies and two bogeys through 11 holes. She parred the last
seven to share second. Beisiegel birdied three of the last four to get to
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