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LEWISTON, N.Y.- Canada natives Jennifer Ha and Brittany Marchand share the lead heading into the second round of the Women's Porter Cup.

Ha (from Alberta) and Marchand (from Ontario) each shot 69 in the opening round from Niagara Falls Country Club.

The second annual event features 66 players, up from 39 in 2013, and 12 of them are from the Western New York area.

The field also includes Canadian native Brooke Henderson - the third ranked female amateur golf in the world.

Henderson is six shots back of the leaders with a Day 1 score of 75.

Second round tee times begin Thursday at 7:30 a.m.

The tournament concludes Friday.

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