3 Things for the final round
Climbing to the Top
Mariel Galdiano of Pearl City, Hawaii, climbed from T5 into second after a 4-under-par 68 second round. Despite the 18 top-10 finishes, the 18-year-old is searching for her first AJGA victory. The UCLA commit trails leader Miranda Wang by one-stroke after her bogey-free second round. The Rolex Junior-All American tees off Friday, at 9:20 a.m. on the No.1 tee.
A Diverse Leaderboard
Five different countries stacked their claim in the top 10; China, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and the U.S. Three of the top 10 reign from Yani Tseng’s home country of Taiwan. Yu-Chiang Hou of Taipei City, Taiwan, carded an even-par 144 to put her in sixth, while Tze Han Lin of Taipei City, Taiwan and Ching-Tzu Chen of Hsinchu, Taiwan, each carded a 1-over-par 145 to put themT7.
The Eagles are Soaring during Round Two
The second round boasted two eagles, one on the front and one on the back. Tzu-Yi Chang of Taipei, Taiwan, holed-out for an eagle on hole No. 5, where she parred yesterday. Katherine Zhu of San Jose, California, made the other eagle on hole No. 10. Chang will tee off at 8:20 a.m. on the No. 10 tee and Zhu will tee off at 8:50 a.m. on the No. 1 tee.