|-6 Ryu (SKor), Ewart Shadoff (Eng); -5 Castren (Fin), Henderson (Can), Park (SKOR), Madsen (Den), Ko (SKor), Boutier (Fra), Olson (US), P Reto (SA)|
|Chosen others: -4 Maguire (Ire); -3 Thompson (US); E Reid (Eng)|
England’s Jodi Ewart Shadoff holds a share of the lead after the opening spherical of the ShopRite LPGA Basic in New Jersey.
Ewart Shadoff birdied the par 5 on the 18th to affix South Korea’s Ryu So-yeon on the high of the leaderboard.
The 33-year-old, who missed the reduce in her final eight LPGA Tour occasions, completed six below on 65 – the bottom of her 10 ShopRite appearances.
The pair head into the weekend one shot clear.
Ewart Shadoff began robust with an eagle on the third, earlier than selecting up photographs on the fifth and ninth holes.
Birdies on the tenth and 18th meant she completed at six below, becoming a member of two-time main champion Ryu on the high of the leaderboard.
Eight gamers are one shot again of the lead and tied on 5 below, with 2019 winner Lexi Thompson three photographs again in a tie for twenty first and defending champion Mel Reid tied in seventieth.
Eire’s Leona Maguire completed the spherical on 4 below.