Bailey Shoemaker of West Edmeston, New York, shoots 2-under-par 70 in the second round. The 2023 graduate extends her lead with the help of three birdies and her second eagle in as many rounds. She currently sits in first with an eight stroke lead. Shoemaker at 6-under-par 138 is searching for her first AJGA win.
Three juniors finished tied for second. Sophie Linder of Carthage, Tennessee, Katie Li of Basking Ridge, New Jersey, and Jacqueline Putrino of Lakewood Ranch, Florida, all sit at 2-over-par 146.
John Daly II of Dardanelle, Arkansas, ends the second round at 4-under-par 140. The University of Arkansas commit pulls away from the five-way tie after a 3-under-par 69 round that included five birdies.
Jake Springer of Tallahassee, Florida, finishes at 3-under-par 141 putting him in second place. In third place at even-par 144 is Nicholas Prieto of Miami, Florida. Matthew Doyle of Madison, Connecticut is in fourth at 1-over-par 145. Andrew Riley of St. Johns, Florida, Filip Jakubcik, of (Czech Republic) Howey -in-the-Hills, Florida, and Matthew Yamin of Miami Beach, Florida, all finish T5 at 2-over-par 146.