Lindy Duncan each carded top 15 finishes at the Sebonack Golf Club in Southhampton, N.Y.SOUTHHAMPTON, N.Y. – Duke women’s golf was represented well in the 2013 U.S. Women’s Open over the weekend as former Blue Devil standouts Brittany Lang and
Lang, who was a two-time All-America at Duke, turned in a tied for seventh place finish with rounds of 76, 69, 73 and 72 for a total of 290. She earned a check of $94,357, which is more than she had earned the entire 2013 season. $87,012
Duncan, a 2013 Duke graduate, was playing in just her second event since turning professional and carded her best finish of her LPGA career as she tied for 15th. A four-time First Team NGCA All-America with the Blue Devils, Duncan turned in rounds of 71, 73, 75 and 75 for a ledger of 294. Over the four days, she hit 69.4 percent of her greens in regulation, which ranked tied ninth. Duncan earned a paycheck of $54,755 for her finish.
Duncan’s previous best finish in a U.S. Open was tied for 59th in 2011.
Taking home her third straight major victory was Inbee Park with rounds of 67, 68, 71 and 74 for a total of eight-under-par, 280. I.K. Kim finished second with a four-under-par, 284.