Lackey takes 4th at Jr. Match Play event

By Steve Sell
July 29, 2016

EMPORIA — McPherson’s Jacob Lackey wound up taking fourth place Friday in the Kansas Junior Match Play Championships at Emporia Golf Club.

Lackey lost his semifinal match earlier in the day on the last hole to eventual champion Cole Gritton of Manhattan, who also won his final match against Salina’s Grant Herrenbruck by the same score.

Lackey then lost to longtime AVCTL rival Jack Lanham of Hutchinson 4 & 3 in the third-place match.