Amateur Megha Ganne holds share of lead at U.S. Women’s Open

  • Associated Press Hilo’s Britney Yada shot a 7-over 78 on Thursday during the first round of the U.S. Women’s Open. Finishing with two birdies and a double-bogey, Yada was tied for 119th, 11 shots off the lead.

SAN FRANCISCO — High school junior Megha Ganne shot a 4-under 67 on Thursday to become the first amateur in 15 years to have a share of the lead after any round at the U.S. Women’s Open.