Jenny Shin won the Volunteers of America Texas Shootout on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour victory, pulling away for a two-stroke victory at Las Colinas in Irving, Texas.
Making her 133rd tour start, Shin closed with a four-under-par 67 to finish at 14-under 270. The 23-year-old South Korean player went to high school in Torrance, Calif., and won the 2006 U.S. Girls' Junior Championship.
“I have nothing on my mind,” Shin said. “I have absolutely nothing. I think it will hit me when everything is over and when I get on a plane and get home to my mum.”
Third-round leader Gerina Piller, the area resident seeking her first tour victory, birdied the...