DALY, Calif. — Conway Summar Roachell’s bid to win the U.S. Junior Amateur girls title came to a abrubt end Thursday at Lake Merced Golf Club.
In her second match of the day, Roachell lost, 6 and 4 to Yueer Feng of Orlando, Fla. The senior-to-be at Conway High fell behind, 2-up, losing two straight holes with a bogey and triple bogey at Nos. 6 and 7.
Leading 3-up, Feng, who qualified 23rd to Roachelle’s 39th, won three straight holes, Nos. 12, 13 and 14, to close the match.
Roachell had it easy Friday morning in winning her second match of the tournament. She defeated Gabby Barker of Caldwell Idaho, 7 and 5.
The quarterfinal round is Friday morning followed by the semifinals in the afternoon.