REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. -- Jane Mason of Green Hill Yacht & Country Club shot a 2-over-par 38-3674 and took a one-stroke lead over Shelley Savage of Army Navy CC, 39-3675, after the first round of the Middle Atlantic Golf Association Women's Amateur championship at Cripple Creek Country Club yesterday.
In a battle of former champions, Mason had two birdies and four bogeys, and Savage, three birdies and six bogeys. Carleen Jones of Pine Ridge Golf Club trailed with 39-3978, followed by Joan Winchester, Rolling Road Golf Club, 42-3880. The 76-player field will play the final round this morning.