The ShopRite LPGA Classic teed off in Galloway Township this morning. The $1.5 million event will be held Friday through Sunday on the Bay Course at Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club. The winner receives $225,000. Check back here throughout the day for LIVE updates. Click here for a live scoreboard.
1:45 p.m.: To no one's surprise, Anna Nordqvist is the clubhouse leader halfway through the first round with a 7-under 64. She has shot 64 on three of her last four rounds at Seaview.
11:10 a.m.: Paula Creamer and Anna Nordqvist are both 4-under and among four players tied for the lead.
10:45 a.m.: Charley Hull is the current the leader. She started on the 10th hole and shot 4-under on the back nine. Hull, 21, won the CME Group Tour Championship last year.
10 a.m.: Conditions seem conducive for low scores here at the ShopRite LPGA Classic. Jessy Tang is one of three golfers tied for the lead at 3-under-par. Stacy Lewis and defending champion Anna Nordqvist are both 2-under.
9:15 a.m.: Two-time defending champion Anna Nordqvist is off to a fast start as she has birdied the first three holes and leads at 3-under par.