Erica Lee of Arcadia, California, separates herself from the pack and leads the Girls Division by five strokes with a score 2-under-par 138. Lee has eight birdies in the tournament and has birdied hole No. 3 each round. Her most recent AJGA win was the 2021 AJGA Junior All-Star at Urbana.
With a score of 3-over-par 143, Ximena Benites of (Peru) Trujilo, Peru, and Joanne Lee of Henderson, Nevada, share second. They each have seven birdies in the round with both of them getting birdies on No. 18 each day.
Ieuan Jones of (United Kingdom) Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Jason Gordon of Northbrook, Illinois, lead the Boys Division with a score of 5-under-par 135. Jones improved his score by five strokes with seven birdies and a bogey-free back nine in the second round.
Gordon has 11 birdies in the tournaments and had four birdies in a row in the round. He best AJGA finish was the 2020 AJGA Junior All-Star at Urbana, T8.
Sharing third with a score of 3-under-par 137 are Jack Schoenberger of Milton, Georgia, and PJ Maybank of Cheboygan, Michigan. Schoenberger had an eagle on No. 14 and Maybank had an eagle on No. 16.
With a score of 1-under-par 139, Ian Fritz of Las Vegas, Nevada, and Drew Wallace of Crestwood, Kentucky, share fifth place. Fritz has eight birdies in the tournament and Wallace has six. They both birdied Nos. 1, 12, and 18.