Keeping Score

ShopRite LPGA Classic stacks past champions in 1:06 pairing

2-time winners Stacy Lewis and Anna Nordqvist and defending champion Lexi Thompson will be grouped on the Jersey Shore

5: Number of combined ShopRite LPGA Classic titles among the 1:06 p.m. EDT pairing Thursday for the first round at Seaview Hotel’s Bay Course in Galloway, N.J. American Stacy Lewis, the 2012 and 2014 ShopRite winner, will be grouped with Sweden’s Anna Nordqvist (2015, 2016) and American Lexi Thompson, the defending champion, starting on the 10th tee. In addition to her two victories, Nordqvist owns three other top-10 finishes in the LPGA event on the Jersey Shore since 2014, and she has compiled a 67.83 stroke average – a combined 57 under par – during that time, the best in the past six editions of the event (tee times).

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