Stacy Lewis reacts after making a birdie on the ninth hole during the third round of the LPGA Tour ANA Inspiration golf tournament at Mission Hills Country Club, Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Rancho Mirage, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Chris Carlson
April 04, 2015

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) Sei Young Kim made two late birdies Saturday to take a three-stroke lead in the ANA Inspiration.

The long-hitting South Korean player shot a 3-under 69 to reach 10 under at Mission Hills with a round left in the first major championship of the year.

Kim holed a downhill 18-footer from the fringe on the par-4 16th and made a 10-foot birdie putt on the par-3 17th. She two-putted for par from the back fringe on the par-5 18th.

Stacy Lewis was second after a 68. She bogeyed Nos. 15 and 17 and missed a 6-foot par putt on 18.

Morgan Pressel, Brittany Lincicome and Ariya Jutanugarn were 6 under. Lincicome drove into the water on 18 and closed with a 70. Pressel had a 71, and Jutanugarn shot 66.

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