KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) -- Sally Dee put a unique verbal spin on her final-round showdown with Hall of Famer Betsy King in the Hawaiian Ladies Open.
''This is like vuja de -- never been here before,'' the second-year LPGA Tour player said. ''I'm not putting any undue pressure on myself. I'm excited more than I am nervous.''
Dee and King shot matching 5-under-par 67s on Friday to share the second-round lead at 10-under 134 on the Kapolei Golf Course.
''I haven't been there in a while,'' said King, who won the last of her 31 tour titles in 1997. ''The more you're there, the easier it is. I hope to be there a lot. That's what I've been working so hard for.''
Sweden's Sophie Gustafson was a stroke back after a 70, while Colombian Marisa Baena (67) and Leta Lindley (68) followed at 136.
Dee had seven birdies and two bogeys in the round. She had a chance to take the lead on No. 18, but missed a 6-foot birdie putt.
''It lipped out,'' she said, pointing out that shots like that once bothered her far more than they do now. ''I've learned I'm going to hit millions of golf shots in my career, and I can't get emotionally attached to them.
''I'm really having so much fun. This is the way golf is supposed to be played. When you're playing well, it's a lot of fun.''
King, who also had seven birdies and two bogeys, hopes to prove that she still has the talent and desire to win.
''I'm hoping it's a rebirth again,'' King said. ''I always say I had two careers out here. I didn't win for the first seven years. ... Then, all of a sudden, I had a good run for 10 years. It made me appreciate what an achievement it is.''
England's Joanne Morley, who shared the first-round lead with Gustafson, shot a 73 for a 138 total. Defending champion Alison Nicholas, also of England, was at 141 after a 72.
Sue Ginter earned $10,000 for a hole-in-one on No. 16. She used a 6-iron on the 154-yard hole.
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