Free State bowling

City bowlers eager to open season
January 4, 2014
The Lawrence High and Free State bowling teams will begin their seasons at the FSHS Invitational today at Royal Crest Lanes. By Chris Duderstadt
World Company Cup returns to Free State
June 12, 2013
For the seventh time in eight years, the World Company Cup belongs to Free State High. The trophy, awarded since 2006 to the school that prevails most often in City Showdowns and other competitions between rivals Lawrence High and Free State, spent the last year on display at LHS. However, the Lions’ claim to the cup proved short-lived, as Free State conquered the Lions, 17-9, in the standings. By Benton Smith
FSHS boys 6th at state bowling
March 1, 2013
Free State had one individual medalist and placed sixth in the boys team standings, and Lawrence High had two individual medalists at the Class 6A state bowling meet on Friday at North Rock Lanes. For Free State, Eric Goglau had a 626 series (186-204-236) to place 19th. The top 20 individuals earned medals.
FSHS boys bowlers take third at regional, advance to state
February 21, 2013
Senior Chase Taylor medaled with a fifth-place finish, and the Free State High boys bowling team advanced to the Class 6A state competition by placing third on Wednesday at Little Apple Lanes.
Bennett, LHS boys quiet competition, win Sunflower League bowling titles
February 14, 2013
A competitive environment helped Austin Bennett and the Lawrence High boys step up their games and win the Lions’ first Sunflower League bowling championship on Thursday at Royal Crest Lanes. By Benton Smith
LHS bowlers hit their spots in sweep of city showdown
February 13, 2013
Lawrence High swept the boys and girls halves of its dual meet Tuesday against Free State at Royal Crest Lanes, where a pair of LHS bowlers showed there is more than one path to the top. Story by Tom Keegan
FSHS boys, girls bowling first at home quad
January 30, 2013
Free State senior bowler Chase Taylor rolled to first place with a 706 series, including a high game of 277, at the Firebirds’ home quad on Tuesday at Royal Crest Lanes.
Martin, Free State girls win home bowling quad
January 23, 2013
Free State’s Brianne Martin bowled one of the best games of her life on Tuesday as the Firebirds’ girls took first place at their home quadrangular. By Benton Smith
Free State boys bowlers win again
January 18, 2013
Free State High’s boys bowlers claimed their second consecutive victory Thursday, winning the Shawnee Mission North quadrangular.
FSHS bowling sweeps meet
January 15, 2013
Free State High swept boys and girls titles at a bowling meet Monday hosted by Maranatha Academy.
Lawrence High girls win Free State bowling invitational
January 6, 2013
The Lawrence High girls bowling team took home the championship in Saturday’s 12-team Free State Invitational at Royal Crest Lanes. By Jesse Newell
LHS, FSHS bowlers hit the lanes today for season opener
January 5, 2013
Bowlers from Free State and Lawrence high schools will begin their seasons today at the Free State Invitational. By Benton Smith
Former KU bowler, coach to head FSHS team
August 25, 2012
After helping Kansas University’s club team reach the United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Team Championships each of the past two years, Burton Gepford will be leaving one Lawrence program for another.
Free State bowling coach steps down
August 11, 2012
It wasn’t that Anita Carlson didn’t enjoy coaching the bowling teams at Free State High, but she knew that she would need to resign this summer after seven seasons of leading the program.
LHS boys bowlers place ninth at state
March 2, 2012
Lawrence High’s Kierstan Warren finished 15th in the Class 6A state girls bowling tournament Thursday at Northrock Lanes, and LHS placed ninth in the boys team standings.