Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/15/14

UNITED STATES - APRIL 14: Duffy Waldorf on the 13th tee during the second round of the 2006 Verizon Heritage Classic Friday, April 14, 2006, at Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Duffy Waldorf is hoping this early lead will culminate with a Sunday night celebration. Waldorf shot a 4-under 68 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over Jeff Sluman after the soggy, weather-delayed second round of the Regions Tradition, the second of five Champions Tour majors. Waldorf had three birdies and a bogey on both the first nine holes and the last nine to top the Shoal Creek leaderboard at 9-under 135. The Champions Tour rookie led after two rounds last week in Iowa in the Principal Charity Classic, but closed with a 1-under 71 to tie for third. Waldorf also led shared the first-round lead with Jay Haas two weeks ago at the Senior PGA Championship, but is hoping to finish in the top position this time. ''My friend was telling me, `I don't really care if you're leading after the first or second round or even the third. Just lead after the fourth,''' he said. ''It's not NASCAR, so I don't get extra points for how many laps I lead. But you've got to be near the top to ha...
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