Karrie Webb won her first LPGA Tour title in two years, rallying from 5 shots down for a 2-stroke victory over Shanshan Feng on Sunday in the wind-whipped ShopRite LPGA Classic in Galloway Township, N.J.
The 38-year-old hall of famer shot a 3-under 68 in blustery conditions to win for the 39th time on tour, the most among active players.
The Australian had a 4-under 209 total on the Bay Course at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club, tying the highest winning score at the course.
Playing in wind gusting to 25 to 30 mph, Webb had two birdies, an eagle and a bogey, capping the round with a 5-foot birdie at the par-5 final hole. She also made six par-saving putts of 5-6 feet.
Russ Cochran won the Principal Charity Classic for his fourth career Champions Tour title, closing with a 5-under 67 for a 1-stroke victory over Jay Don Blake in Des Moines, Iowa.
Cochran finished at 11-under 205 at Wakonda Club, breaking a winless streak that stretched 35 tournaments.
Finland’s Mikko Ilonen won by t3 strokes to end a six-year victory drought, shooting a 3-under 69 to finish at 21 under at Bro Hof Slott in Stockholm. Sweden’s Jonas Blixt had a 68 to finish second. American Peter Uihlein closed with a 69 to tie for 21st at 10 under.
Michael Putnam won his second consecutive Web.com Tour title, closing with a 2-under 68 for a 2-stroke victory in the Mid-Atlantic Championship in Potomac, Md.