Instead, the American golfer had another goal on her mind: to donate her Cambia Portland Classic winnings to the Houston Relief Fund set up in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.
It was a victory for the people of Houston — the town she now calls home.
“This week changed my perspective on things a lot,” Lewis told CNN.
“You kind of get caught up in trying to win golf tournaments. Trying to win was the last thing I was thinking about — I was thinking about that check.
“It’s amazing how that’s all I had worked for over the past three years — about getting the win, and yet that was the last thing I thought about on Sunday.”