Marissa Steen wins Symetra Tour event
ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Marissa Steen won the Friends of Mission Charity Classic on Sunday for her second Symetra Tour victory of the year.
The 24-year-old former University of Memphis player closed with a 3-under 69 to finish at 8-under 208 at the Country Club of Asheville. Also the Guardian Retirement winner in April in Florida, she earned $15,000 to jump from second to first on the money list with $50,467. The final top 10 will earn 2015 LPGA Tour cards.
Taiwan’s Wei-Ling Hsu was second, four strokes back after a 70. She won the Self Regional Healthcare Foundation Women’s Health Charity Classic last week in South Carolina and was in position to win a $1 million bonus with a victory Sunday and another next week in the Symetra Classic in Charlotte.
Casey Grice was third at 3 under after a 72.