Taylor Zachary of Land O' Lakes, Florida, finished the day at 2-under-par 70 to lead the Girls Division. Zachary recorded four birdies on the front nine and went bogey-free through eight consecutive holes on the back. This is the 2022 graduate's first AJGA event.
Sakurako Tanaka of Bluffton, South Carolina, Sara Meneses of Bogota, Colombia, and Isabella Dolan of Saint Petersburg, Florida, are tied one stroke back at 1-under-par 71.
Minjae Park of Lake Mary, Florida, is at the top of the Boys Division with a score of 3-under-par 69. Park carded four birdies on the day, and went bogey-free for 11 consecutive holes. Minjae is poised for his first AJGA win.
Tommy Piper of Saint Johns, Florida, and Egor Zubov of Moscow, Russian Federation, are tied for second at 2-under-par 70. There are six boys tied for fourth with a score of 1-under-par 71: Tomas Borquez, Dalton Chuba, Anthony Garcia, Williamson Mosher, Carter Dill, and Jhon Jairo Ojeda Gonzalez.