McDonald loses at U.S. Women’s Amateur

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Mississippi State’s Ally McDonald lost on the 19th hole of round of 32 play at the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship on Thursday.

McDonald, a rising junior from Fulton, fell to Mexico’s Maria Fassi, who trailed by three holes after 16 and won four of the last five – including a birdie on the par-3 17th – to claim the match.

Fassi, 15, lost on the round of 16 later in the day.