Parker, CO (Sports Network) - Caroline Hedwall closed out the first unbeaten
week in event history and Charley Hull scored a huge early win Sunday as the
Europeans easily retained the Solheim Cup.
Hedwall earned a hard-fought 1-up win over Michelle Wie to give the Europeans
enough points to retain the Cup. Hedwall became the first player in event
history to go 5-0.
Catriona Matthew halved her match with Gerina Piller to officially clinch the
Cup for the Europeans.
Hull trounced Paula Creamer, 5 & 4, to give the Europeans an early boost.
After Anna Nordqvist and Stacy Lewis halved the first match, Carlota Ciganda
closed out a 4 & 2 win over Morgan Pressel.
Brittany Lang fended off Azahara Munoz for a 2 & 1 decision to give the
Americans a glimmer of hope, but Hedwall held off Wie and Matthew earned a
halve to close out the Americans.
MORE TO FOLLOW.
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