Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutJim Herman takes 2nd-round lead in Barbasol ChampionshipJim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol ChampionshipPost to FacebookSent!A link has been sent to your friend's email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. AP\n Published 8:12 p.m. ET July 19, 2019\n CLOSENICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (AP) \u2014 Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship.President Donald Trump's regular golf partner while working as an assistant professional at Trump National Bedminster in New Jersey, Herman had a one-stroke lead over Bill Haas at rain-softened Keene Trace.Encouraged by Trump to pursue a playing career, Herman won the 2016 Shell Houston Open for his lone tour title.Haas followed his opening 65 with a 66. He made a 45-foot eagle putt on the par-5 eighth, his 17th hole.David Toms was two strokes back at 12 under after a 64. The 52-year-old Toms made a 13-foot eagle putt on the par-5 fifth, his 14th hole of the day. D.J. Trahan, Kelly Kraft and Kramer Hickok also were 12 under, each shooting 67.Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.