Lemek 4-Peats at Girls Match Play Championship

By: Courtesy: Nebraska Golf Association
By: Courtesy: Nebraska Golf Association

Doniphan's Danielle Lemek became the first four-time winner of the Nebraska Girls' Match Play Championship Wednesday defeating Hannah Thiele of Wahoo 8 and 7 in the tournament's 18-hole final. Lemek topped Thiele's older sister Haley in a morning semifinal 3 and 1.

After trading the first two holes in her final against the younger Thiele (14), Lemek won hole 3, halved hole 4 and then won holes 5-11 to close out the match. Thiele had defeated Abbie Hunke of Snyder 2 and 1 in her morning semifinal to advance.

Lemek played in five girls' match play championships, the first and fifth here at the York Country Club. Since a first round loss in 2008 she's rattled off 16 straight victories and four state titles. Fitting for her to end it at the York Country Club where it all began, with birdie none the less.

KOLN-TV Call: (402) 467-4321 Toll-free: 1-800-475-1011 840 North 40th Lincoln, NE 68503 Email: front.desk@1011now.com KGIN-TV Call: (308) 382-6100 123 N Locust Street Grand Island, NE 68802 Email: kgin@1011now.com KSNB-TV Toll free 888-475-1011 123 N. Locust St. Grand Island, NE 68802 Email : ksnb@1011now.com
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 157651705 - 1011now.com/a?a=157651705
Gray Television, Inc.