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Lewis, Miyazato tied at top; Wie opens with a 78

By Associated Press

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Stacy Lewis and Mika Miyazato are tied for the lead after the opening round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic in Galloway Township, N.J.

Lewis and Miyazato each shot a 6-under 65 on Friday at the Bay Course at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club.

Paula Creamer and Mariajo Uribe are tied for third at 4 under. Maude-Aimee Leblanc is at 3 under, while seven players are another shot back, including Lexi Thompson and Christina Kim.

Yani Tseng shot an even-par 71, while defending champion Brittany Lincicome finished with a 72.

The morning half of the field had the better of the weather, as skies darkened and the winds picked up around mid-day, making things difficult.

Michelle Wie, who teed off at 11:50 a.m. local time, had two double-bogeys and five bogeys on her way to a 7-over 78 that left her tied for 126th place.






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primowarrior wrote:
I get the feeling that Wie's days in the LPGA are numbered. Maybe planning to put that degree from Stanford to good use.
on June 2,2012 | 02:30AM
kiragirl wrote:
What's the problem with our local gals, especially Wie? She is already 11 over par on a 6100 yard course. She should stop making those silly commercials and get on the range. Her golf game is non-existent and not getting better. The two rookies need to realize what is going on and take corrective action - putt better or hit better irons. Something is missing but I wish them well. Season still young but need to get going!
on June 2,2012 | 06:28AM
808comp wrote:
Looks like she will miss the cut again at 12 over right now. This is her 4th miss in the row.
on June 2,2012 | 06:42AM
akuman808 wrote:
Wiesy should get back with Casey Nakama to fix what Leadbetter broke. Otherwise, Aloha means goodbye endorsements.
on June 2,2012 | 07:31AM
syhud wrote:
Wiesy will fade away to just being a has been.
on June 2,2012 | 06:27PM
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