RIO DE JANEIRO - East Texan Mackenzie Brown won her first round match before falling in round two in the Archery competition at the Sambodromo in the heart of the city.

The 21-year-old from Flint resident was seeded 19th heading into the knockout round.

Brown won over Italy's Claudia Mandia 6-4 in the Round of 32. The Texan won 26-27, 29-29, 28-26, 28-28 and 26-22. Each set is worth two points and a tie equals one point each.

In the round of 16, Brown lost to San Yu Htwe, 29, of Myanmar, 7-3. The American fell 26-26, 28-26, 30-26, 25-26, 27-25.

The event is single elimination.







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