Lackey just misses nationals

By Steve Sell
July 13, 2016

WICHITA — McPherson’s Jacob Lackey tied for fourth place in the two-day Big I Junior Qualifier that was contested at Wichita Crestview Country Club.

The top three finishers move on to nationals.

Lackey, the McPherson City champion, shot rounds of 78-74-152 to tie with three other players for fourth. He was in 15th after the first day before making a charge.

Taylor Larson won medalist honors with a 75-73-148, defeating Christian Chilardi (77-73-150) by two shots. Kelly Brown (80-71-151) was third.