In its seventh year, the Lotte Championship at Ko Olina Golf Club has a seventh different victor.
A two-under 70 final round has seen Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko finish in a three-way tie for 20th at the LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship in Hawaii.
Under strong island wind conditions, Park, who started the final round tied for third, finished the tournament at seven under par with four bogeys and four birdies. She is now +2 overall and tied for 47th place.
An uncharacteristic closing calamity has cost Minjee Lee a prominent spot on the LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship leaderboard in Hawaii. At the time, Kim made an eagle in the first playoff hole to win the tournament.
BC-GLF-LPGA Tour, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 261Brooke Henderson takes Lotte Championship leadEds: Adds quote from HendersonBrooke Henderson remained bogey-free to take the second-round lead in the Lotte Championship. She parred her final 11 holes. Lindberg shot 68 and Park had a 69.
"I've been kind of struggling with my putting all year", Henderson admitted. The longest putt Henderson made on Thursday was a 21-foot birdie on the par-three eighth hole.
Munoz put together the round of the day by two shots when her 67 moved her from a share of 15th to outright second, her best finish since consecutive runner-up finishes in March of 2014. "So that was my goal and I did it", she said. She finished with a 1-over 73 to drop to 9 under with a round left. Both came up a few holes short.
Although her win today was comfortable in the end, the gap between Henderson and her chasers today closed to just one over Inbee Park when she three putted the 12th.