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     April 10, 2019      #72-100 PB1 3
Lourdes senior golfers Luke Alexander, left, and Kyle Hickey are veterans of the state individual tournament. This year, they hope to lead Lourdes to a berth in the state team competition.

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Boys golf: Can dynamic duo carry Eagles to state?
Boys golf: Can dynamic duo carry Eagles to state?

By Eric Atherton

Luke Alexander and Kyle Hickey grew up playing golf together. They're longtime teammates on the Lourdes golf team, and in their final season of high school golf, they want to see each other succeed and help lead the Eagles squad to the state meet. 

But make no mistake -- they also want to beat each other.

"Yeah, the compete level is pretty high between," Hickey said Monday before the two began a practice round together at Soldiers Field Golf Course. "We get along really well, so it's fun, but we both want to ...

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Eric is the Post Bulletin outdoors editor and also is a sports reporter and columnist. He has a masters degree in American literature from the University of Kentucky and began working at the Post Bulletin in 2000. Heâs an avid hunter and angler.