Oklahoma seizes Big 12 Championship lead

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

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1SooBin KimWashington  68.13 
2Alison LeeUCLA  69.06 
3Leona MaguireDuke  69.52 
4Nanna MadsenS Carolina  69.75 
5Dana FinkelsteinUNLV  69.83 

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1Washington 70.58 
2South Carolina 70.87 
3UCLA 71.23 
4Duke 71.35 
5Stanford 71.38 

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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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