BROKEN ARROW, Okla., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam shot three-under 68 Saturday to take a three-stroke lead through two rounds of the LPGA John Q. Hammons Hotel Classic.
After 36 holes, Sorenstam was at eight-under-par 134.
Joanne Morley, an eight-year LPGA Tour veteran, shot a four-under 67 to grab second place at five-under-par 137. Shi Hyun Ahn, Karen Stupples and Johanna Head share third place at three-under-par 139.
Sorenstam returned to this event after a five-week break, cruised through her round.
Morley's best standing after two rounds of a 54-hole event was in 1997, when she was in third place at the HealthSouth Inaugural event.