Wie finishes tied for 35th place, 11 shots behind
PHOENIX (AP) — Michelle Wie of Honolulu finished in a tie for 35th at the Founders Cup on Sunday, closing with a 2-under-par 70 that left her 11 shots behind the winner, Anna Nordqvist.
Wie, who had trailed by one shot after each of the first two rounds, is winless in 63 events since the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open. She had six birdies and four bogeys Sunday.
Nordqvist earned her seventh LPGA Tour title by closing with a 68 at Wildfire Golf Club to for a 25-under total of 263, two shots off the tour record that Sei Young Kim matched last year at the same event.
Ariya Jutanugarn (68), Stacy Lewis (68) and In Gee Chun (66) tied for second, two strokes back.