Guadalajara, Mexico (Sports Network) - Michelle Wie carded a 6-under 66 on Thursday to grab a share of the lead after the first round of the Lorena Ochoa Invitational.
Wie, who has just two top-20 finishes all season, carded her best round since the second round of the U.S. Women's Open. She was joined in the lead by Angela Stanford and Candie Kung.
World No. 2 Stacy Lewis, who won last week in Japan, is one stroke back at minus-5 at Guadalajara Country Club. She stands alongside Evian Masters winner Inbee Park, Cristie Kerr, So Yeon Ryu and Karine Icher.
Women's world No. 1 Yani Tseng is tied for 13th after shooting 70 on Thursday, while defending champion Catriona Matthew and tournament host Lorena Ochoa are among nine players tied at minus-1.
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