Lauren Hartlage competes in KPMG Women's PGA Championship

Former University Of Louisville golfer shines in year's third major
KPMG Women's PGA Championship
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Former University of Louisville golfer Lauren Hartlage was in contention going into the final round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. Hartlage, from Elizabethtown, KY, had a tough Sunday.

Near the lead, she double-bogeyed two holes in a row to fall out of contention. Hartlage ran in a long putt on the 17th hole to move into a tie for fourth. She tied for fifth, shooting a 3 under par for the tournament.

Hartlage won two events at U of L and turned pro in August 2021. Her best finish as a pro before Sunday was in the LOTTE Championship with a tie for sixth

Amy Yang won the major tournament carding a 7 under for the championship. Yang kept it interesting by sending her tee shot on the par 3 17th into the water carding a double bogey. Yang's winner's check is approximately $1.56 million.

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