Diaz remains on top in Ohio

07/17/2014 6:20 PM

07/18/2014 6:12 PM

Sylvania, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Laura Diaz carded a 2-under 69 on Friday to remain on top of the leaderboard after two rounds of the Marathon Classic.

Diaz finished 36 holes at Highland Meadows Golf Club at 11-under-par 131. She is seeking her third career win on the LPGA Tour, but first since 2002.

Lydia Ko shot her second straight 4-under 67 to move into a share of second place with Lee-Anne Pace (68) at minus-8.

Rebecca Lee-Bentham (67) and So Yeon Ryu (67) are tied for fourth at 7-under, while Brittany Lang (66) and Kayla Mortellaro (67) shared sixth at 6-under.

Defending champion Beatriz Recari (68) is among a group of seven players tied for 14th place at 4-under 138.

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