Web.com Tour — Seamus Power made two twos and five threes in a second rounds 66 in the Brasil Champions presented by Embrase.
The West Waterford star's five under par round catapulted him 33 places up the leaderboard at Sao Paolo Golf Club to tied 21st on seven under par.
He's six shots behind leaders Bhavik Patel (62 67) and Andrew Svoboda (64 65) who lead by one on 13 under par from Dane Sebastian Cappelen (64 66) and Matt Atkins (63 67).
Khang, Cole and a merry old soul
Azalea Invitational — Andy Zhang and Cole Hammer fired a pair of four under 67s to outshine John "Lantern" Greene in the Azalea Invitational in Charleston.
The veteran former South of Ireland champion, 30, appeared to inspire the teenage sensations at the Country Club of Charleston.
Zhang's second successive 67 catapulted him into a share of the lead with Patrick Christovich on eight under par 134, one ahead of Kyle Nathan (72 63) and Ryan Celano (68 67).
Hammer, 16, move up to tied 16th after his 67 as Greene slipped back to 83rd on nine over with a 78.
The Carlow native still showed fleeting glimpses of the play that brought him glory at Lahinch nearly six years ago, signing off on each nine with a birdie.