Yoshikawa Scores Win in Women’s Golf

Associated Press

Nayoko Yoshikawa, who led throughout, won the Stanley women’s pro golf tournament by two strokes Sunday, scoring her second victory of this month and third this season.

Yoshikawa, 38, had a final round of 73 and a 208 total, 8-under par over the 6,198-yard, par-72 Kosaido Saitama Golf Club.

Yoshikawa’s 22nd triumph of her career was worth $27,700, raising her total earnings this season to $197,300, second best on the JLPGA money-winning list.


Two shots behind was Fukumi Tani, who shot a 70 Sunday and earned $13,300 for second place.

Yukiko Toriyama was alone in third place at 212. She also fired a 70.