Taylor Coleman, a sophomore at San Antonio Johnson who last week won the UIL Class 5A Regional IV tournament, shot a 3-under 68 Thursday and was four strokes behind clubhouse leader Caroline Masson's 64 at the North Texas LPGA Shootout at Las Colinas Country Club in Irving.
Coleman, 16, and Haley Mills, a student at Jim McLean Junior Academy in Fort Worth, were the two high school players who qualified for North Texas' first full-field LPGA tournament since the 1991 U.S. Women's Open in Fort Worth.
Masson, a tour rookie from Germany, made seven birdies for her 7-under score.
Angela Stanford, the Saginaw resident and former TCU standout who is a five-time LPGA tournament champion, shot a 2-under 69.
World No. 1 Inbee Park was alone in second place among the early finishers with a 67.
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