Nebraska Match Play: Sajevic prevails
28 Jun 2013
see also: Nebraska Match Play Championship, Champions Run

COLUMBUS, Neb. (June 28, 2013) -- Andy Sajevic of Fremont defeated Lance Lawson of Norfolk 4 and 2 in Friday's 36-hole final of the 46th Nebraska Match Play Championship at Elks Country Club.

Sajevic ended the morning's 18 holes with a 1 up lead and won Nos. 20, 22, 23 and 25 in the afternoon to build a 5 up lead over Lawson. Lawson answered back with a win on the 27th before chipping in for birdie on the 30th to cut the lead to 3 up. The pair halved the next three holes before Sajevic capped his day with a birdie to clinch the title on the 34th.

Sajevic adds this victory to these previous Nebraska Golf Association titles: the 2010 and 2011 Men's Amateur, 2009 Junior Match Play and 2009 Junior Amateur. The complete bracket can be found at the link above.

ABOUT THE Nebraska Match Play

Must be a resident or student of the state of Nebraska. Open to NGA members only. Limited to low 120 indexes. Format will be 36-holes of stroke play to determine a round of 32 match play.

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