Friday, July 10, 2015

U.S. Women's Open -- First Round Wrap-Up

The First Round of the U.S. Women's open was completed this morning -- play had to stop yesterday afternoon due to lightning.  Here was the leaderboard after the first round.  The big news is that 40-year-old Karrie Webb -- who won this tournament in 2000 and 2001 -- is tied for the lead.  The other piece of big news is that Inbee Park -- who won this tournament in 2008 and 2013 -- is only two shots off the lead: 

T1.  M. Alex:  -4 (66)
T1.  J. Park:  -4 (66)
T1.  K. Webb (AUS):  -4 (66)

T4.  N.Y. Choi (KOR):  -3 (67)
T4.  A. Yang (KOR):  -3 (67)

T6.  I.G. Chun (KOR):  -2 (68)
T6.  A. Ernst:  -2 (68)
T6.  Miss M. He (am) (CHN):  -2 (68)
T6.  M.H. Lee (KOR):  -2 (68)
T6.  S. Michaels:  -2 (68)
T6.  E. Nagel:  -2 (68)
T6.  I. Park (KOR):  -2 (68)
T6.  M. Pressel:  -2 (68)

Emma Talley is at even par, in a tie for 17th place.  She will tee off at 1:35 P.M. Central Time.


  1. Thru two holes today, Emma Talley is one under for the tournament -- three shots off the lead.

  2. Emma Talley bogeys the third hole and falls back to even par for the tournament -- in a tie for 15th place.