A fourth-quarter rally by McLoud came up just short as the Lady Redskins fell 44-39 to Jones Tuesday night.
Jones led 28-16 entering the fourth quarter but was outscored 23-14 down the stretch.
Ashley Boyer of McLoud hit two fourth-quarter 3-point field goals en route to eight points. Erica Hostetter of McLoud also had seven points while teammates Erin Estep and Bethanie Jones collected seven apiece.
Hostetter and Estep had one 3-pointer apiece in the final eight minutes.
Neither team fared particularly well from the charity stripe as McLoud went 6-of-11 and Jones was 15-of-22.
McLoud will play Friday night at Bethel.
Note: Report compiled by Fred Fehr.