Sports: Golf and Soccer

Carin Koch fired a one-under par 71 Sunday for a six-stroke victory in Mexico. 

This is only the second U.S. LPGA crown for the 34-year-old:  she took her first in 2001.


Top-flight newcomers Assyriska, formed by immigrants from the Middle East 30 years ago, continued their promising start to the Swedish soccer season after drawing 0-0 with Halmstad Saturday.

Assyriska were promoted to Sweden’s top division this season and are now third on the table after three games, behind Malmö FF and Helsingborg.