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Thompson ricochets to share of LPGA Tour lead with Park

Lexi Thompson hits her tee shot on the second hole during the third round of the LPGA North Texas Shootout golf tournament, Saturday, May 2, 2015, in Irving, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Long-hitting Lexi Thompson was going for the green in two with her approach on the 18th hole. She got there with a fortunate ricochet, and grabbed a share of the lead in the LPGA’s North Texas Shootout.

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Lydia Ko donating earnings to Napal relief effort

Lydia Ko of New Zealand laughs standing by her trophy after winning the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic golf tournament Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Daly City, Calif. Ko won the tournament for the second straight year, beating Morgan Pressel on the second hole of a playoff. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Lydia Ko is donating her earnings this week in the LPGA Tour’s North Texas Shootout to the earthquake relief effort in Nepal.

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Henderson gets another chance after qualifying in Texas

Brooke Henderson, of Canada, reacts after hitting the ball out of a bunker onto the 14th green during the final round of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic golf tournament Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Daly City, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Brooke Henderson was so close to a playoff with the No. 1 player in the world just last weekend.

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