Rachel Rohanna started the Symetra Tour Championship in Daytona Beach, Fla., Thursday with a solid opening round.

The Waynesburg Central graduate finished tied in fifth place with 6-under 66 on the LPGA International, Jones Course.

Michaela Flinn leads after the first round with 11-under 61.

Rohanna had a bogey-free front nine that included consecutive birdies on Nos. 4, 5 and 6. She played the front nine in 3-under 33.

She had two birdies, an eagle (on No. 18, a par-5), and one bogey to play the back in 3-under 33.

“My round was pretty solid all around today,” said Rohanna.

Rohanna tees off at 12:53 p.m. today in the second round.

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