Moriya Jutanugarn moves ahead at LA Open

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) Moriya Jutanugarn took a one-shot lead into the weekend at the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open in her latest bid to join younger sister Ariya as an LPGA Tour winner.

Moriya Jutanugarn shot a bogey-free 5-under 66 on Friday at Wilshire Country Club to get to 8-under 134 in the LPGA Tour's first event in Los Angeles since 2005.

"I just want to keep playing my game," she said. "If it's my time, then it'll turn out good."

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Money Leaders: LPGA Tour
Rank Player Earnings
1 Inbee Park $586,984
2 Brooke Henderson $496,619
3 Pernilla Lindberg $479,270
4 Ariya Jutanugarn $466,055
5 Jessica Korda $413,820
6 Michelle Wie $358,723
7 Eun-Hee Ji $336,834
8 Jin Young Ko $328,101
9 Moriya Jutanugarn $308,701
10 Brittany Lincicome $305,778
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