Stacey Lewis, Kristie Smith at 12 under

Updated: February 11, 2011, 3:22 AM ET
Associated Press

GOLD COAST, Australia -- American Stacey Lewis and Australian Kristie Smith each shot a 7-under 65 to take a share of the second-round lead at the Australian Ladies Masters on Friday.

Lewis and Smith were at 12-under 132 after 36 holes at Royal Pines. Yani Tseng of Taiwan shot 66 and was in third place, a stroke behind.

Six players were tied for fourth, two strokes back: Germany's Sandra Gal, who had a 64; American Ryann O'Toole and South Africa's Ashleigh Simon, who had 66s; Ahn Shin-ae of South Korea and England's Melissa Reid, who had 67s; and Maria Hernandez of Spain, who shot 68.

English veteran Laura Davies shot 67 and was at 136. Seven-time winner Karrie Webb shot 71 and was five behind.


Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press

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