The 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship winner fired a nine-under 62 to rocket into a tie for ninth on Friday, after shooting 74 a day earlier.
Green went blemish free, making five birdies on the opening nine followed by another four to post the lowest round of the day at Highland Meadow.
“I never really was thinking about posting numbers. I just wanted to make as many birdies as possible,” Green said.
“Yesterday I really struggled with nearly everything in my game, so today everything was much cleaner and tidier.”
At six-under for the tournament, the 25-year-old from Perth now has teenage leader Lucy Li in her sights.
The 19-year-old from California had five birdies in a seven-hole stretch on the back nine and kept bogeys off her card the rest of the way for a seven-under 64, to give her a 10-under total for a two-shot lead.
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