MOBILE, Ala., April 27 (UPI) -- Stacy Lewis
, despite suffering her first bogey of the week at the 18th hole, posted a 5-under 67 Friday that gave her the lead at the Mobile Bay Classic.
Lewis, ranked ninth in the world, has only one career victory. It came last year at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, when she had a 36-hole total of 9-under 135 at the Crossing Course on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail.
Karin Sjodin shot a 64, the low round of the tournament so far, and moved into a tie for second place at 136 with So Yeon Ryu, Sydney Michaels and Lindsey Wright.
Karine Icher, Chella Choi, Brittany Lincicome, Sun Young Yoo and Moira Uribe were all at 137.
World No. 1 Yani Tseng is not playing this week, nor is last week's winner Ai Miyazato.
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