View Mobile Site

Kansas junior golfers edge Nebraska

POSTED August 8, 2017 1:49 p.m.

AXTELL, Neb. — McPherson’s Jacob Lackey, the Kansas Junior Amateur champion, birdied eight holes to outlast Nebraska’s Kellen Rossman, 2 and 1, to lead Kansas to a 9-7 victory Tuesday over Nebraska in the 2017 Kansas-Nebraska Junior Cup Match.
Rossman aced the No. 2 hole and eagled the No. 9 hole, but Central Oklahoma signee Lackey birdied No. 16 and 17 for eight birdies to rally for the victory at Amarii Country Club.
Kansas leads the all-time series 19-13 and has swept the last seven Junior Cup matches.
Garden City’s Sion Audrain and Andover’s Zach Sokolosky, committed to the University of Kansas, won all three matches in singles, best-ball and foursomes. They won their best-ball match, 3 and 2, and an alternate-shot match, 1-up. Audrain won three of his last four holes to win 2-up over Tucker Knack.
KANSAS 9, NEBRASKA 7
SINGLES—Kansas 5, Nebraska 3
Zach Sokolosky, Andover (4 under) def. Luke Kluver, Norfolk, Neb. (2 over), 6 and 5
Sion Audrain, Garden City (71) def. Tucker Knack, Plainview, Neb. (73), 2-up
Jacob Lackey, McPherson (7 under) def. Kellen Rossman, Norfolk, Neb. (4 under), 2 and 1
Jack Lee, Overland Park (4 under) def. Pat Clare, Lincoln, Neb. (2 under), 3 and 1
Taylor Larsen, Garden City (69) def. Caleb Budura, Aurora, Neb. (70), 1-up
Josh Peters, Omaha, Neb. (71) def. Grant Herrenbruck, Salina (72), 1-up
Trevor Kosch, Humphrey, Neb. (71) def. Ryan Bender, Overland Park (72), 2-up
Cade McCallum, Grand Island, Neb. (4 under) def. Tate Herrenbruck, Salina (2 over), 5 and 3

BEST BALL—Kansas 2, Nebraska 2
Sokolosky-Audrain, Kansas def. Knack-Peters, 3 and 2
Bender-Lee, Kansas def. Budura-McCallum, 4 and 2
Kosch-Rossman, Neebraska def. Lackey-Larsen, 4 and 2
Clare-Kluver, Nebraska def. Grant Herrenbruck-tate Herrenbruck, 5 and 4

ALTERNATE SHOT—Kansas 2, Nebraska 2
Sokolosky-Audrain, Kansas def. Knack-Budura, 1-up
Lackey-Grant Herrenbruck, Kansas def. Peters-Kosch, 2 and 1
Kluver-Clare, Nebraska def. Tate Herrenbruck-Larsen, 3 and 2
Rossman-McCallum, Nebraska def. Bender-Lee, 4 and 3

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

No comments have been posted. Log in or Register to post a comment.
http://www.gbtribune.com/ encourages readers to interact with one another. We will not edit your comments, but we reserve the right to delete any inappropriate responses. To report offensive or inappropriate comments, contact our editor.

The comments below are from readers of http://beta.gbtribune.com/ and do not necessarily represent the views of The Newspaper or Morris Multimedia.
To post a comment you must be a registered user of www.gbtribune.com.


POST A COMMENT


Please wait ...