Kim Williams

LPGA notebook: Shin's 62 doesn't guarantee victory

The LPGA’s history at Kingsmill indicates Thursday’s tournament-record 62 guarantees Jiyai Shin little.
The previous record of 8-under-par 63 was established by Kim Williams in 2004 and matched six times. Of those seven players, only Cristie Kerr in 2009 went on to win the tournament.
Here’s how all the 63s fared:
- Williams followed her record second-round with scores of 78 and 75 to tie for 12th.
- Sarah Lee followed her first-day 63 in 2008 with rounds of 68, 72 and 74 and tied for third, two shots out of the playoff between Jee Young Lee and eventual winner Suzann Pettersen.
- Jee Young Lee’s 63 came during the third round and gave her a four-shot lead over...