Fassi Steady, Benton Rises


GUADALAJARA, Mexico – University of Arkansas senior Maria Fassi remained steady in round two of the Mexican Amateur Championship at Guadalajara Country Club in Jalisco, Mexico, on Monday.

Fassi, who has won three of the last four Mexican Ams, remains tied for second place with a 2-over 146. She is four shots back of the leader with two rounds to play.

Senior Kaylee Benton jumped 12 spots from a T-16 into fourth lace with a 1-under 71 on Monday. She is plus-4 and in the clubhouse with a 148.

Senior Dylan Kim is also in striking distance in a T-7th shooting 150 with rounds of 72-78.

T2 Maria Fassi 72-74=146 +2
4 Kaylee Benton 77-71=148 +4
T7 Dylan Kim 72-78=150 +6
T11 Grace St-Germain 77-75=152 +8
T20 Julia Gregg 79-78=157 +13
T32 Brooke Matthews 80-81=161 +17
T35 Julia Dean 82-81=163 +19
T38 Cara Gorlei 82-82=164 +20