Oklahoma seizes Big 12 Championship lead

Oklahoma's Chirapat Jao-Javanil is tied for the lead through one round at the Big 12 Championship.

Women's Rankings »

1Alison LeeUCLA  69.96 
2Stephanie MeadowAlabama  70.17 
3Gaby LopezArkansas  70.29 
4Noemi JimenezArizona St  70.31 
5Celine BoutierDuke  70.40 

Women's Team Rankings »

1Southern California 70.64  13 
2UCLA 70.83  12 
3Duke 70.89  11 
4Stanford 71.74  13 
5Arizona State 71.75  12 

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Oklahoma, the No. 13 team in the Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings, earned a two-stroke lead over Kansas State through one round at the Big 12 Women's Championship.

The Sooners shot a 3-over 291 at the University of Texas Golf Club in Austin, led by Chirapat Jao-Javanil, who is tied for first at 3-under 69. Jao-Javanil made four birdies and no bogeys on the front nine, but cooled off with two bogey 5s on the back.

Kansas State shot a 5-over 293 through the first 18 holes, placing three golfers in the top 10 individually. Texas Tech shot a 7-over 295, taking third place. Baylor, Texas and Kansas tied for fourth at 9-over 297.

Kansas' Yupaporn Kawinpakorn also shot a 3-under 39, sharing the top spot individually.

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