Golf

LINCOLN—There were nearly 156 golfers who competed at the 53rd Nebraska Match Play Championship and there was only one left who was standing on Friday afternoon, Luke Kluver.

The No. 1 seed Luke Kluver of Norfolk and a member of the University of Kansas golf team went toe-to-toe against No. 2 seed and the 2003 Champion Ryan Nietfeldt of Elkhorn on Friday afternoon.

It took Kluver 32 holes to take down Nietfeldt, 5&4.

Read more about the Nebraska Match Play Championship in Saturday's sports section of the Daily News or ePaper.

In other news

It was another battle between the Golden Girls 16U and Kelly’s 18U softball teams at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park, as Kelly’s 18U prevailed in the first game 2-1, but the Golden Girls 16U came right back in the nightcap with a 3-0 victory.

NORFOLK-- With a big inning in each game, the Norfolk Elkhorn Valley Bank Seniors swept Grand Island Home Federal 5-2 and 6-5 at Norfolk Veterans Memorial Park.

It was another battle between the Golden Girls 16U and Kelly’s 18U softball teams at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park, as Kelly’s 18U prevailed in the first game 2-1, but the Golden Girls 16U came right back in the nightcap with a 3-0 victory.