Wie, the 2014 victor, withdrew on the 11th hole, her second hole of the day in a rainy start to the second round, which was delayed to allow 39 players to finish their first round from the weather-interrupted opening day.
Feng, though, was ready. She added the numeral 6 to her first name because there are five other women named Jeongeun Lee now competing on the KLPGA Tour.
"I would say yeah, I mean I'm a person that, you know, I like to be happy all the time", said Feng, adding, "Golf is just part of our lives. That's my low score in US Open ever so hopefully I can keep it going". I had my rain suit and rain glove and umbrella, everything there. That's what I did and I did well. I'm really happy about the round, 66.
Feng, who played a tournament last week in China and arrived in Bedminster exhausted on Monday after an overnight flight, birdied three in a row starting on the 11th, her second hole, and then made another birdie trio from the 17th through the 1st in a bogey-free round. I did a lot of that today which was great, especially on those downhills where they get really fast. "Hopefully I can make that up quickly over the next two days and put myself in contention on Sunday".
She's had several close calls in the last five years, including 10 top-10 finishes and a tie for second at the 2014 Women's British Open.
Feng closed out her round with eight straight pars, while Yang reached the turn level-par before firing five birdies on the back nine to move within one of the lead.
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The 21-year-old Lee said she's "surprised" she's played this well since this is her first LPGA event based on her KLPGA win at the Lotte Rent a Car Ladies win earlier this year and her first visit to the United States.
Seon Woo Bae, also of South Korea, was in fifth place alone at 139 after a 69.
Marina Alex is a native of Wayne, N.J., just 39 miles away from Trump Bedminster.
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Or, more usefully, may we realize that our deliverance lies in ourselves and whether we choose to perform at this crucial time. On the other side would be a coalition led by the United States including Japan, South Korea and the European Union.
The U.S. Golf Association awarded Trump National Golf Club the bid to host the tournament in 2012.
She closed her round with two clutch putts to climb to 2-under on the day. Instead, she was dropping the ball in the fairway and playing from there. "Thank you for all your support and well wishes".
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