She’d prefer to win, that’s for sure, and Brooke Henderson has done that twice in this LPGA season, but always being near the top of the leaderboard is the next best thing.
The 19 year-old from Smiths Falls wrapped up her remarkable 15th top ten of the 2016 LPGA season on Sunday in Hainan Island, China.
The teen, currently 5th ranked in the world, added a one under par round of 71 in her fourth and final lap of the golf course in China. Her overall total of -3 secured her 8th place alone.
For the effort she earned (USD) $52,184 and pushed her year-long on-course LPGA earnings to $1,690,242.
Alena Sharp of Hamilton tied for 37th while Maude-Aimee LeBlanc of Québec tied for 64th.
The LPGA heads to Kuala Lumpur next week for the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia.