Kettering, Ohio – Laura Davis shot a 5-under 68 on Saturday to take a third-round lead against Helen Alfredson at the US Senior Women’s Open.
In the year Davis, the 58-year-old English star who won the inaugural event at Chicago Golf Club in 2018, birdied the bogey-free 16th for an eagle-5.
She matched Alfredson at 4-under 215 on NCR Country Club’s South Course. Alfredsson, a 57-year-old Swedish player who won the 2019 title at Pine Needle, was 75 years old.
Last year’s Brooklawn winner Annika Sorenstam is back a stroke with Jill McGill and Leta Lindley. Sorenstam shot 73, McGill 71 and Lindley 75.