Casie Cathrea tops defending champ
FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- Casie Cathrea beat defending champion Minjee Lee with a par on the 19th hole Thursday to advance to the U.S. Girls' Junior quarterfinals at Sycamore Hills.
Cathrea, the 17-year-old Livermore, Calif., player who was the low amateur in the U.S. Women's Open, won the par-4 18th with a bogey to extend the match, and finished off the 17-year-old Australian on the par-4 first.
Cathrea's hands trembled as she stood over her 4-foot bogey putt on 18.
"I was like, ...
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