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Ligue de Paris leads MGA/WMGA in French-American Challenge

Kyra Cox and the MGA/WMGA are trailing the Ligue de Paris 6 1/2 to 3 1/2 heading into the final day of the French American Challenge.

Kyra Cox and the MGA/WMGA are trailing the Ligue de Paris 6 1/2 to 3 1/2 heading into the final day of the French American Challenge.

It was all square heading to lunch at Stanwich, but the MGA/WMGA team only managed half a point in four-ball and goes into the final day of the 18th French American Challenge matches trailing the Ligue de Paris by a 6 1/2 to 3 1/2 margin. The 10 singles matches head off Wednesday, starting at 8 pa.m.

Kyra Cox, a junior from John Jay High School, was teams with Tara Fleming for a pair of matches. The duo came up just short, losing 1-up in foursomes and four-ball.

Foursomes

Brian Komline & Trevor Randolph (MGA) d. Pierre Mazier & Aymeric Laussot (Paris), 1-up; Paul Pastore & Darin Goldstein (MGA) d. Benjamin Morin & Gary Boitour (Paris) 4 and 3; Christophe Ravetto & Adrien Pendaries (Paris) d. Stewart Hagestad & Ethan Ng (MG) 1-up; Morgane Bazin de Jessey & Perrine Gouin-Petit (Paris) d. Tara Fleming & Kyra Cox (MGA) 1-up; Mathilde Claisse & Anyssia Herbaut (Paris) halved Kelly Sim & Ina Kim (MGA).

Four-Ball

Gary Boitour & Benjamin Morin (Paris) d. Brian Komline & Trevor Randolph (MGA) 1-up; Aymeric Laussot & Pierre Mazier (Paris) d. Paul Pastore & Darin Goldstein (MGA) 2 and 1; Stewart Hagestad & Ethan Ng (MGA) d. Adrien Pendaries & Christophe Ravetto (Paris) 5 and 3; Morgane Bazin de Jessey & Perrine Gouin-Petit (Paris) d. Tara Fleming & Kyra Cox 1-up; Mathilde Claisse & Anyssia Herbaut (Paris) d. Ina Kim & Kelly Sim 3 and 2.