Song-Hee Kim leads Ochoa event after 65


GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP)—Song-Hee Kim has shot a 7-under 65 in the first roundof the Lorena Ochoa Invitational, taking a two-stroke lead over Jiyai Shin,Paula Creamer and Mariajo Uribe.

Shin, a three-time winner this season and the LPGA’s top money winner, hasalready wrapped up the rookie of the year title. The South Korean also couldbeat out Ochoa for player of the year, which the Mexican star has won the pastthree seasons.

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Ochoa shot a 1-under 71 in the opening round Thursday.

Eun-Hee Ji and Catriona Matthew were 4 under at Guadalajara Country Club,with Brittany Lang, Cristie Kerr and Brittany Lincicome another stroke back.

Michelle Wie shot a 2-under 70 in her opening round.