Brooke Henderson wins Canadian Women's Tour event

Brooke Mackenzie Henderson, of Canada, misses a putt on the 12th hole during the first round of the U.S. Women's Open golf tournament in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)
Bob Leverone

NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario (AP) Brooke Henderson won a Canadian Women's Tour event Wednesday, three days after the 16-year-old star tied for 10th in the U.S. Women's Open.

Henderson, from Smiths Falls, had a bogey-free 6-under 66 on the Legends on the Niagara' Battlefield Course to finish at 9-under 135 - five strokes ahead of Stephanie Connelly.

With the victory, Henderson earned a spot in the Canadian Women's Open in August at London Hunt.

She also won a Canadian Women's Tour event in Quebec in 2012 at age 14.

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