facebook
twitter
search
search

Pettersen leads South Korea LPGA event

Oct. 20, 2012 at 12:16 PM

INCHEON, South Korea, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Suzann Pettersen shot a 68 Saturday at the LPGA KEB-HanaBank Championship in South Korea, extending her lead over So Yeon Ryu to five strokes.

Pettersen, who fired a course-record 63 Friday, is at 13-under 131 after 36 holes at the Sky 72 Golf Club.

Pettersen finished the front nine at even par and then carded four birdies on the back nine, including the final two holes.

Ryu took a bogey on the 17th hole and finished the round at 2-under 70. Se Ri Pak shot 67 to take third place.

Karin Sjodin fell apart with two bogeys and a double bogey on the back nine and ended the day in 10th place, eight strokes behind Pettersen.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Report: QB Miller to stay at Ohio State
A-Rod, New York Yankees negotiating compromise over HR bonus
Venable, San Diego Padres pass St. Louis Cardinals
Sacramento Kings trade Stauskas, Landry, Thompson to Philadelphia 76ers
New York Knicks, Afflalo agree to terms