BOWLING GREEN, Fla. -- Hailee Cooper and Kaitlyn Papp won the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball Championship on Wednesday at Streamsong Resort, outlasting 13-year-olds Angelina Kim and Brianna Navarrosa with a par on the first extra hole.
Cooper, 16, is from Montgomery, Texas, and Papp, 17, is from Austin, Texas.
Kim, from Los Angeles, and Navarrosa, from San Diego, rallied to tie the match, winning the par-4 11th with a par and the par-5 14th with a birdie. Cooper and Papp won the par-4 first and par-5 second holes, Kim and Navarrosa took the par-4 sixth and Cooper and Papp restored their two-hole lead with a birdie on the par-4 eighth.
In the morning semifinals, Cooper and Papp beat Alexandra Austin and 2015 U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur champion Lauren Greenlief 4 and 3, and Kim and Navarrosa topped Pauline Del Rosario and 2014 U.S. Girls' Junior champion Princess Mary Superal 3 and 2.