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Shin picks up 7-stroke win at Wegmans

Updated: June 28, 2009, 7:38 PM ET
Associated Press

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Jiyai Shin dedicates each one of her golf victories -- make that five in 11 months -- to her mother.

The 21-year-old South Korean star, whose mother was killed in a car crash in 2004, shot a 1-under 71 on Sunday to win the Wegmans LPGA by seven strokes with a 17-under 271. It was the biggest margin of victory at the tricky, tree-lined Locust Hill course since Patty Sheehan beat Nancy Lopez by nine strokes in 1992.

"I have my mother's picture in my course book," ...

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