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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Caddy Mike Cowan talks with Lydia Ko on No. 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Volunteers ask for quiet at No. 7 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Michelle Wie laughs on No. 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    A volunteer checks the leader board on No. 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenst@newsobserver.com
    Stacy Lewis anxiously watches her ball drop on hole no. 6 (par 3) from the tee box during the first day of play at the 2014 U.S. Women's Open 69th National Championship in Pinehurst, N.C. on Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Marissa Chow celebrates after birdieing No 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Mike "Fluff" Cowan watches Lydia Ko hit on No. 12 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Dori Carter hits out the sand on No. 18 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Laura Diaz laughs on No. 18 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Laura Diaz lines up a putt on No. 18 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Laura Diaz hits out of the rough on No. 18 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Janie Jackson hits out of the sand bunker on No. 15 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Michelle Wie adjusts her visor on the No. 13 tee box during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Michelle Wie throws her ball across the 12th green to her caddie to clean before putting during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Stephanie Meadow tees off on No. 13 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Dori Carter studies the 17th green before putting during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Medical personnel take away a fan on a cart during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenst@newsobserver.com
    On their second bottle of water, (from left) sisters Kaitlyn, 11, and Sara Adams, 10, of Whispering Pines, and their aunt Natalie Conner, rest in the shade near hole no. 2 late in the afternoon on the first day of play at the 2014 U.S. Women's Open 69th National Championship in Pinehurst, N.C. on Wednesday, June 19, 2014. "I'm from Florida," said Conner. "It's not this hot there."
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Giulia Sergas watches her tee shot from No. 4 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Juli Inkster watches her ball after hitting it on No. 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Juli Inkster, left, and Natalie Gulbis watch Cheyenne Woods putt on No. 5 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenst@newsobserver.com
    Take a break from the heat near hole no. 1 fairway, Joe Kavanagh, 70, of Baltimore, MD, watches golfer late in the afternoon on the first day of play at the 2014 U.S. Women's Open 69th National Championship in Pinehurst, N.C. on Wednesday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Cheyenne Woods hits out of the bunker on No. 5 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Cheyenne Woods hits towards the No.5 green during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Catherine O'Donnell tees off on No. 12 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenst@newsobserver.com
    Amateur golfer Emma Talley can't bare to watch her ball roll back into the bunker on the green at no. 5 during the first day of play at the 2014 U.S. Women's Open 69th National Championship in Pinehurst, N.C. on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Her ball rolled back into the sand another time and then rolled backwards onto the rough the third time.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Xyra Suyetsugu watches her drive on No. 3 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Juli Inkster practices her swing before hitting on No. 4 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Cheyenne Woods, left, Natalie Gulbis, center, and Juli Inkster talk while waiting to tee off on No. 4 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li thinks her putt will fall for a birdie on the 17th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014. The shot did not fall and she made par.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Juli Inkster, right, laughs with Natalie Gulbis while waiting to tee off on No. 4 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Brett Goodfellow works the scoreboard between holes 4 and 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenstein@newsobserver.com
    Volunteers Michael Young, left, and James Markus wait for players to arrive on No. 4 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li reacts after her ball doesn't fall, which would have given her a birdie, on the 17th hole, during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Stephanie Meadow hits on the 12th fairway during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Catherine O'Donnell tees off on No. 10 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Emma Talley looks away from the dirt kicked up from her shot on No. 18 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li hits out of the bunker on the 10th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Catherine O'Donnell walks to the green on No. 13 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Brooke Mackenzie Henderson watches her ball after teeing off from No. 13 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Ethan Hyman - ehyman@newsobserver.com
    Jeff Flowers from Augusta, GA, watches the action from the leaderboard on No. 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Karrie Webb looks for an official to make a ruling of where her ball landed in a sand rough on No. 14 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Karrie Webb looks for an official to make a ruling of where her ball landed in a sand rough on No. 14 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li talks with Jessica Wallace while waiting to tee off from Number 5 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Emma Talley watches her shot from No. 18 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Sakura Yokomine hits out of a sand bunker on No. 16 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenst@newsobserver.com
    Inbee Park shoots back onto the fairway from the rough during the first day of play at the 2014 U.S. Women's Open 69th National Championship in Pinehurst, N.C. on Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenst@newsobserver.com
    Amateur golfer Emma Talley tries to chip out of a bunker on the green at no. 5 during the first day of play at the 2014 U.S. Her ball rolled back into the sand on the shot and then rolled back a second time. On her third attempt, it rolled backwards again, but into the fringe from the green. She played on the first day of the Women's Open 69th National Championship in Pinehurst, N.C. on Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    I.K. Kim waits to putt on No. 16 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Inbee Park waits to tee off on No. 17 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Ethan Hyman - ehyman@newsobserver.com
    A volunteer enters the grandstand on No. 6 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Stacy Lewis watches her drive from No. 17 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Stacy Lewis watches her drive from No. 17 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Brooke Mackenzie Henderson lines for a putt with her caddy/sister Brittany Henderson on No. 13 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Inbee Park hits out of the rough on No. 18 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Sadena Parks looks to see where her ball landed after hitting it out of a bunker on No. 17 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Brooke Mackenzie Henderson tees off from No. 13 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li laughs while waiting to tee off not the 5th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Stacy Lewis waits to put on hole number 3 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li tees off on the first hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Brooke Mackenzie Henderson chips her ball onto the green on No. 12 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Catherine O'Donnell hits on the 14th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Brooke Mackenzie Henderson smiles as she walks No. 13 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Catherine O'Donnell watches her tee shot from the first hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Corey Lowenstein - clowenst@newsobserver.com
    Amateur golfer Celine Boutier and her caddie plot the best club to use at the 4th tee during the first day of play at the 2014 U.S. Women's Open 69th National Championship in Pinehurst, N.C. on Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li acknowledges the crowd after birdieing at hole number 5 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li eats some snacks while waiting to tee off from No. 3 during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Fans watch Lucy Li play on the 15th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li hits on the fairway on the 10th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li reacts after missing her putt on the 13th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014. She bogeyed the hole.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li tees off on the 17th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Madison Kerley chips out of a sand bunker on the 17th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Misuzu Narita hits out of the 12th fairway during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Madison Kerley hits from the rough on the 12th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Madison Kerley hits out of the sand on the 16th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Paige Lee celebrates making par on the 13th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Samantha Gotcher hits out of the rough on the 12th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li reacts after her ball doesn't fall, which would have given her a birdie, on the 17th hole, during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li reacts after her ball doesn't fall, which would have given her a birdie, on the 17th hole, during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Paige Lee tees off on the 14th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Lucy Li waits to hit on the 16th fairway during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Paige Lee reacts to her hit out of the bunker on the 16th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014. She bogeyed the hole.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Paige Lee and her caddy Noah Montgomery talk at the 14th tee during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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    Chuck Liddy - cliddy@newsobserver.com
    Lucy Li tees off on the 14th hole during the first day of the 2014 U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
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