Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/10/11

SUGAR GROVE, IL - AUGUST 18: Juli Inkster of the U.S. Team speaks with the media prior to the start of the 2009 Solheim Cup at Rich Harvest Farms on August 18, 2009 in Sugar Grove, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
Hall of Famer Juli Inkster shot a 3-under 69 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Anna Nordqvist at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. The 51-year-old Inkster is trying to become the oldest winner in LPGA Tour history. Beth Daniel was 46 when she won the 2003 Canadian Women's Open. Inkster, battling a sore right elbow, said hasn't crosses her mind about becoming the oldest winner. ''No, it really doesn't,'' Inkster said. ''I just have to win. If I'm the oldest, that's whatever. I know I'm the oldest, and everybody reminds me I'm the oldest, so I'm just the oldest. ''Every year I say, 'OK, I'll do it for one more year.' That's been going on for 10 years, and I don't know what else I would do. I get to play 20 weeks a year and get the rest of them off and travel around and get to see parts of the world and talk to you people. It's a great job.'' Inkster won the last of her 31 LPGA Tour titles in 2006. ''I really feel the fans watching out here, they're rooting hard fo...
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