Kendall Dye shoots 7-under 65 to take Symetra Classic lead

May 14, 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Kendall Dye birdied the last three holes Saturday for a 7-under 65 and a one-stroke lead in the Symetra Classic.

Dye had a 10-under 134 total at Raintree Country Club. The 29-year-old former University of Oklahoma player won on the Symetra Tour in 2014 and spent last season on the LPGA Tour.

Canada's Augusta James was second after a 67. She eagled the par-4 11th and birdied three of her last four holes.

Erica Popson was third at 6 under after a 69. Allie Knight (69), Veronica Felibert (69), Emma de Groot (71) and Mindy Kim (71) were 5 under.


First-round leader Isi Gabsa had a 75 to drop into a tie for 20th at 2 under.