Bo Bae Song wins Mizuno Classic


SHIMA, Japan (AP)—South Korea’s Bo Bae Song won the Mizuno Classic for herfirst LPGA Tour title, closing with a 4-under 68 on Sunday for a three-strokevictory over Lorena Ochoa, Brittany Lang and Hee Young Park.

Song finished with a 15-under 201 total at Kintetsu Kashikojima and earned$210,000 in the event co-sanctioned by the Japan LPGA.

The top-ranked Ochoa shot a 64, and Lang and Park had 68s.

Jiyai Shin, the 2008 winner who is trying to hold off Ochoa in the player ofthe year points race, closed with a 69 to tie for fifth with Yani Tseng (67),Mi-Jeong Jeon (69) and Inbee Park (69) at 11 under.

Song had six birdies and a bogey—on the par-4 14th—in the final round.She opened with rounds of 68 and 65 to take a one-stroke lead into the finalday.