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Putts keep dropping for Jamie Farr leader Choi

SYLVANIA, Ohio – Na Yeon Choi followed her opening 7-under 64 with a 67 to take a two-stroke lead in the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic.

Choi has needed just 53 putts in 36 holes while getting to 11-under 131 at Highland Meadows Golf Club. South Korean compatriot Inbee Park (66) was tied for second with Christina Kim (67) and Canadian Alena Sharp (68).

Kristy McPherson holed a 60-degree wedge from 75 yards on the 18th hole for an eagle and a 68 to lead a pack of six players at 6 under.



Wargo grabs share of Montreal Championship lead

BLAINVILLE, Quebec – Tom Wargo shot a 7-under 65 – the first time he has bettered his age in Champions Tour play – for a share of the first-round lead in the inaugural Montreal Championship.



The 67-year-old Wargo, the former Centralia, Ill., club pro who won the last of his four Champions Tour titles in 2000, had a bogey-free round at Fontainebleau Golf Club to match Russ Cochran atop the leaderboard and also tie the course record.

Jay Don Blake, Joey Sindelar, John Cook, Tom Purtzer, Jay Haas and James Mason opened with 66s. Corey Pavin, coming off a playoff loss in the PGA Tour’s Travelers Championship, had a 68. Fred Couples shot a 69.


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