NeSmith, Green lead Rolex TOC after 2 rounds

Oklahoma State's Sean Einhaus, Peter Uihlein, Men's and Women's volunteer coach, Cullen Carstens and Morgan Hoffman, watch as Kevin Tway misses his putt at No. 1, his 19th hole, during the finals.

NeSmith, Green lead Rolex TOC after 2 rounds

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NeSmith, Green lead Rolex TOC after 2 rounds

Rolex Tournament of Champions (Rd. 2)

Rolex Tournament of Champions (Rd. 2)

Matthew NeSmith separated himself from the field, shooting a second-round, 3-under 67 to take a one-shot lead at the Rolex Tournament of Champions Wednesday at the Capital City Club in Alpharetta, Ga.

NeSmith, who was part of a five-way tie for the lead after the first round, is at 5 under for the tournament. He began his round with birdies at Nos. 1 and 2, and birdied four of his first seven holes.

Vincent Marino is alone in second at 4 under while Lee McCoy is third at 3 under.

On the girls side, first-round leaders Karen Chung and Marijosse Navarro fell back in the second round, paving the way for Jaye Marie Green to assume the lead after a 2-under 68.

Green, who totaled four birdies on the day, is at 2 under for the tournament and is followed by Casey Danielson and Chung, who are T-2 at 1 under. Ariya Jutanugarn, Esther Lee and Yu Liu are T-3 at even par while Navarro is part of a three-way tie for seventh at 2 over.

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