Jessica Korda leads Bahamas LPGA Classic
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) -- Jessica Korda took the second-round lead in the season-opening Bahamas LPGA Classic, birdieing four of her last seven holes Friday for a 7-under 66.
The 20-year-old Korda had an 11-under 135 total on Atlantis Resort's Ocean Club course. She won the 2012 Women's Australian Open for her lone LPGA Tour title.
Paula Creamer was a stroke back after a 65.
Michelle Wie and Jenny Suh were tied for third at 9 under. Wie had a 65, and Suh shot 66.
Lydia Ko, the 16-year-old New Zealander who shared the first-round lead with Meena Lee, was three strokes behind at 8 under after a 70. The fourth-ranked Ko is making her first start as an LPGA Tour member. She won the Canadian Women's Open the last two years as an amateur.