Leona Maguire takes first win of her professional golf career

Leona Maguire takes first win of her professional golf career

Leona Maguire says she's delighted to have secured her first victory as a professional golfer.

The 24-year-old Cavan woman shot a final round 65 at the Windsor Golf Classic in California to take the tournament to a playoff.

She then defeated Pajaree Anannarukarn on the first extra hole to seal the victory.

The win sees her collect a cheque for $22,500 dollars.

Maguire, who has had two top-10 finishes already this season, has also moved to the top of the Symetra Tour money list.

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