Emma Talley of Princeton is tied for seventh place heading into today's match play round of the 60th U.S. Girls Junior Amateur Tournament in Hartford, Connecticut.
Talley shot a 1-under 70 in the first round thanks the three birdies and two bogeys.
In the second round, Talley had two bogeys and a birdie for a 1-over 72.
Lisa McCloskey of Montgomery, Texas shot an 8-under 63 to lead after two rounds with a score of 8-under.
The first and second rounds of match play continue today in Hartford.
The third round and quarterfinal round will be Thursday.
The semifinals will be Friday and the 36-hole match championship will be Saturday.