01 May '11, 6pm

Today @ 4PM ET: 16 yr old Lexi Thompson is in position to become the youngest LPGA Champion in history.

MOBILE, Ala. – Sixteen-year-old Alexis Thompson moved into position to become the youngest winner in LPGA history by shooting a 5-under 67 on Saturday for a share of the third-round lead with Song-Hee Kim in the Avnet LPGA Classic . Kim had a 70 to match Thompson at 7-under 209 on The Crossings course at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail’s Magnolia Grove complex. “I’m going into (Sunday) just going all-in on every golf shot,” Thompson said. “Play consistent like I have the last few days and hopefully it’ll all go well.” Thompson will be 16 years, 2 months, 21 days on Sunday. Marlene Hagge was 18 years, 14 days when she won the 1952 Sarasota Open, which was an 18-hole event. Hagge won two 18-hole events at age 18. Paula Creamer is the youngest winner of a multi-round event, winning the 2005 Sybase Classic at 18 years, 9 months, 17 days. Amy Yang was a stroke back after a 72...

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