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Russell's Hecker wins Jayhawk crown


By The Hays Daily News

By The Hays Daily News

Hutchinson Community College sophomore Jordan Hecker, a Russell High School graduate, rallied to win the Jayhawk Conference Tournament golf championship last Tuesday in Newton.

Hecker fired a 1-under 71 at Sand Creek Station in the final day. He went into the final round trailing by three shots.

The victory put Hecker in third place in the final Jayhawk Conference standings, as he earned first-team honors.