Danielle Lemek of Doniphan became the first to win four straight Nebraska junior girls match play golf titles after winning 8 and 7 over Hannah Thiele at York Country Club. Lememk beat Hannah’s twin sister Haley in the semifinals earlier in the day on Wednesday.
On the boys side, Omaha’s Zach Taylor will face Cale Benson of Grand Island in the match play finals. Taylor needed 21 holes to defeat Tyler Dowling of Kearney in a semifinal. Benson defeated Mitchell Ryan of Omaha 3 and 2 in the other semifinal.
University of Nebraska senior Kayla Knopik of Papillion won the State Women’s Stroke Play Championship at Oakland Golf Club. Jane Pohlman of Omaha and Morgan Smejkal of Columbus tied for second, six shots back.