Stacy Lewis birdied five of her last seven holes to shoot a 5-under 67 and take a 2-stroke lead over Brittany Lincicome into the final round of the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic in Mobile, Ala.
Lewis, the 2011 Kraft Nabisco Championship winner, finished strong again to hang onto her second-round lead. Karine Icher of France shot a 68 and is 3 strokes back while Sun Young Yoo and Lindsey Wright both had 69s and are at 10 under.
Six others, including Floridian Lexi Thompson, 17, are within 5 shots of Lewisís 14-under 202 total on the Crossings course at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trailís Magnolia Grove complex.
Karrie Webb is also among that group after tying the tournament record with a 64 already matched a day earlier by Karin Sjodin.
Bernd Wiesberger of Austria shot a second consecutive 7-under 65 to open up a 5-shot lead after the third round of the Ballantineís Championship in Seoul, South Korea.
He equaled the Blackstone Golf Club course record he had set the previous day to reach 14-under 202.
Marcus Fraser of Australia was in second after a third-round 69, with Englandís Oliver Fisher (67) and Chileís Felipe Aguilar (68) 1 shot back in a tie for third.
The 26-year-old Wiesberger led by 1 shot after the second round and he extended his advantage with a 15-foot birdie putt on the fourth green and another from 5 foot at the sixth.
He made five more birdies on the back nine to close in on his first European Tour victory.
Two of Europeís veteran Ryder Cup stars ó Irelandís Paul McGinley and Spainís Miguel Angel Jimenez ó climbed up to tie for fifth at 7-under 209.