Hsu, Lewis Lead After One At 2017 LPGA Volvik Championship

Hsu, Lewis Lead After One At 2017 LPGA Volvik Championship
A view of the green on Travis Pointe’s par five 14th, where Hsu and Lewis made eagles in the first round of the 2017 Volvik LPGA Championship.

Wei-Ling Hsu and Stacy Lewis lead after the first round of the 2017 LPGA Volvik Championship. Both carded seven-under 65s at Travis Pointe in Ann Arbor under cloudy, windy skies.

LPGA Rookie Nelly Korda sits just one shot behind.

Hsu got her day started with an eagle on the par 4 tenth.

“It was really great starting, ” Hsu said. ” I mean very first hole.  I don’t thinking too much on that hole, it just very first hole.  I think I got 155 shot and a little downwind.  I had my 7‑iron and I just hit it right at the pin.  And I don’t see very well, which I just hear my mom and gallery on the side, they all just so cheering and so noisy or something.  And then my caddie just told me, you got eagle.  I was like, oh, great start.”

Hsu was six under after six holes, including another Eagle on the par 4 fourteenth. Hsu finished with just one blemish on her card: a bogey on the par 3 third.

Meanwhile, Lewis also recorded an eagle on the fourteenth. An addition six birdies to one bogey put her at seven under.

“I just feel like it (Travis Pointe) is a ball striker’s golf course and if you can hit the greens, they’re pretty small to begin with, you can make some putts.  That’s what I did a lot of today was hit a lot of good shots and then made some good putts as well,” Lewis said.

Nelly Korda had a bogey free round and six birdies to stay with the leaders.

Full results for the first round of the 2017 LPGA Volvik Championship follow:

 

PositionNameR1TodayTotal
T1Wei-Ling Hsu65-7-7
T1Stacy Lewis65-7-7
3Nelly Korda66-6-6
T4Brittany Lincicome67-5-5
T4Suzann Pettersen67-5-5
T4Ilhee Lee67-5-5
T4Sarah Jane Smith67-5-5
T4Sung Hyun Park67-5-5
T9Shanshan Feng68-4-4
T9Caroline Masson68-4-4
T9Mi Jung Hur68-4-4
T9Haru Nomura68-4-4
T9Sun Young Yoo68-4-4
T9Jeong Eun Lee68-4-4
T9Jenny Shin68-4-4
T9Cydney Clanton68-4-4
T9Na Yeon Choi68-4-4
T9Jodi Ewart Shadoff68-4-4
T9Jennifer Song68-4-4
T9Minjee Lee68-4-4
T21Paula Creamer69-3-3
T21Caroline Hedwall69-3-3
T21Kelly Tan69-3-3
T21Madeleine Sheils69-3-3
T21Olafia Kristinsdottir69-3-3
T21Austin Ernst69-3-3
T21Perrine Delacour69-3-3
T21Ally McDonald69-3-3
T21Jaye Marie Green69-3-3
T21Gaby Lopez69-3-3
T21Sandra Changkija69-3-3
T21Kim Kaufman69-3-3
T21Holly Clyburn69-3-3
T21Karen Chung69-3-3
T21Moriya Jutanugarn69-3-3
T21Amelia Lewis69-3-3
T21Angel Yin69-3-3
T21Jane Park69-3-3
T21Mi Hyang Lee69-3-3
T40Pernilla Lindberg70-2-2
T40Peiyun Chien70-2-2
T40Jenny Coleman70-2-2
T40Brittany Altomare70-2-2
T40Nicole Broch Larsen70-2-2
T40Catriona Matthew70-2-2
T40Laura Davies70-2-2
T40Giulia Molinaro70-2-2
T40Vicky Hurst70-2-2
T40Maria Parra70-2-2
T40Min Seo Kwak70-2-2
T40Lizette Salas70-2-2
T40Su-Hyun Oh70-2-2
T40Sei Young Kim70-2-2
T40Jackie Stoelting70-2-2
T40Nasa Hataoka70-2-2
T40Rachel Rohanna70-2-2
T57Bronte Law71-1-1
T57Emily K. Pedersen71-1-1
T57Anna Nordqvist71-1-1
T57Ashleigh Buhai71-1-1
T57Sadena Parks71-1-1
T57Dani Holmqvist71-1-1
T57Brooke Henderson71-1-1
T57Joanna Klatten71-1-1
T57In Gee Chun71-1-1
T57Marina Alex71-1-1
T57Mo Martin71-1-1
T57Dottie Ardina71-1-1
T57Pannarat Thanapolboonyar71-1-1
T57Beth Allen71-1-1
T57Kris Tamulis71-1-1
T57Aditi Ashok71-1-1
T57Paula Reto71-1-1
T57Laura Gonzalez Escall71-1-1
T57Katie Burnett71-1-1
T57Christina Kim71-1-1
T57Sherman Santiwiwatthana71-1-1
T57Angela Stanford71-1-1
T57Demi Runas71-1-1
T57Nontaya Srisawang71-1-1
T57Chella Choi71-1-1
T57Becky Morgan71-1-1
T57Celine Herbin71-1-1
T84Madelene Sagstrom72EE
T84Laetitia Beck72EE
T84Thidapa Suwannapura72EE
T84Ariya Jutanugarn72EE
T84Kelly Shon72EE
T84Sakura Yokomine72EE
T84Beatriz Recari72EE
T84Karine Icher72EE
T84Lee Lopez72EE
T84Cheyenne Woods72EE
T84So Yeon Ryu72EE
T84Lexi Thompson72EE
T84Charley Hull72EE
T84Katherine Kirk72EE
T84Eun-Hee Ji72EE
T84Ryann O'Toole72EE
T84Jessica Korda72EE
T84Dana Finkelstein72EE
T84Carlota Ciganda72EE
T84Mina Harigae72EE
T84Lindy Duncan72EE
T105Julieta Granada7311
T105Tiffany Joh7311
T105Hee Young Park7311
T105Regan De Guzman7311
T105Candie Kung7311
T105Mariajo Uribe7311
T105Annie Park7311
T105Maude-Aimee Leblanc7311
T105Yani Tseng7311
T114Wichanee Meechai7422
T114Katherine Perry7422
T114Sarah Kemp7422
T114Brooke Pancake7422
T114Mel Reid7422
T114Juli Inkster7422
T114Savannah Vilaubi7422
T114Megan Khang7422
T114Morgan Pressel7422
T114Azahara Munoz7422
T114Ayako Uehara7422
T114Marissa Steen7422
T114Ayean Cho7422
T114Min Lee7422
T114Ssu-Chia Cheng7422
T129Karrie Webb7533
T129Belen Mozo7533
T129Sandra Gal7533
T129Therese O'Hara7533
T129Amy Anderson7533
T129Michelle Wie7533
T129Pornanong Phatlum7533
T136Pavarisa Yoktuan7644
T136Lee-Anne Pace7644
T136Stephanie Meadow7644
T136P.K. Kongkraphan7644
T136Jennifer Ha7644
T141Julie Yang7755
T141Alena Sharp7755
143Britney Yada7866
144Celine Boutier821010

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