NEWS
09/03/2016 14:00 EDT | Updated 09/04/2017 01:12 EDT

Lee takes top spot at LPGA Manulife Classic; Sharp and Tanguay low Canadians

CAMBRIDGE, Ont. — South Korea's Mi Hyang Lee shot a 6-under 66 on Saturday in the third round of the LPGA Manulife Classic to take the top spot on the leaderboard.

Hyo Joo Kim, her compatriot and playing partner, shot a 68 to finish the day 4 under and a shot behind the lead.

World No. 1 Lydia Ko had the best round of the day, firing an 8-under 64 to surge up the leaderboard and briefly hold the top spot.

Later pairings, including Lee and Kim, passed Ko, forcing her into a tie for seventh with Scotland's Catriona Matthew (66) and American Lizette Salas (66) at 10 under.

Hamilton's Alena Sharp (70) and Quebec City's Anne Catherine Tanguay (68) were the low Canadians, tying at 7 under.

World No. 3 Brooke Henderson (69) of Smiths Falls, Ont., is at 6 under.

Maude-Aimee Leblanc (72) of Sherbrooke, Que., sits at 4 under.