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Minami Katsu wins at age 15

Updated: April 20, 2014, 9:57 AM ET
Associated Press

TOKYO -- Japanese 15-year-old Minami Katsu became the youngest winner in the history of the Japan LPGA tour by shooting a 4-under 68 on Sunday to take out the Vantelin Ladies Open.

The amateur had five birdies against a lone bogey at Kumamoto Airport Country Club to finish at 11-under 205, one stroke ahead of South Korean Lee Bo-mee.

"I never thought I would be able to win," Katsu said. "I want to thank the fans who supported me and of course my parents."

Katsu held a two-stroke ...

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