Elaine Wood of Spanish Fort fired a 2-under par 69 (143) to move into the lead by one shot over Cammie Gray of Northport at the 27th Alabama Women’s Stroke Play Championship of the Alabama Golf Association hosted by NorthRiver Yacht Club. Gray, a two-time champion and former University of Alabama golfer, posted a 1-over par 72 (144).

Defending champion Michaela Morard of Huntsville carded an even par 71 (149) and is six shots behind the lead. Micheala Williams of Athens posted a 75 and tied with Morard for third place.

The overall champion is the player who posts the lowest 54-hole score from the Championship Division. Tournament and Senior divisions play a shorter course and ineligible for the overall championship.