Free State bowling

City bowling teams ready to roll
January 5, 2015
Lawrence High’s bowling teams had plenty of highlights last season. The boys won their second straight Sunflower League title, and the girls qualified their entire squad for state after taking third place at regionals. Yet, the Lions are confident they will be even better this year. By Bobby Nightengale
City bowlers earn league honors
March 13, 2014
Five bowlers from Lawrence High and two from Free State were recognized for postseason league honors.
LHS girls, one boy bowl way to state
March 1, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls bowling team, and LHS boys bowler Tre Sexton, qualified for state at the Lions’ Class 6A regional Friday at Westridge Lanes.
LHS boys win Sunflower League bowling title
February 22, 2014
The Lawrence High boys bowling team did not leave any doubt about whether it was worthy of repeating as Sunflower League champion Friday at Mission Bowl N’ Olathe.
Lawrence High sweeps city bowling showdown
February 19, 2014
Lawrence swept FSHS — the boys won, 2,339-2,302, and the girls prevailed, 2,134-1,989 — in the city bowling showdown.By Benton Smith
City high schools postpone Tuesday sporting events
February 3, 2014
Lawrence high schools have postponed all sporting events scheduled for Tuesday because of the threat of inclement weather.
FSHS boys bowling team shows depth in quad victory
January 29, 2014
Free State High senior Briggs Fish bowled strike after strike on Tuesday, but he was barely staying ahead of his closest competitors. Those bowlers firing strikes and spares in the lanes next to him were three of his teammates — Nick Crawford, Matthew Eagle and Tyrease Richards. By Bobby Nightengale
FSHS bowlers first at O-South
January 16, 2014
The Free State boys and girls bowling teams both finished first on Wednesday at the Olathe South quadrangular. The Firebirds beat out O-South, Overland Park Aquinas and Washington High.
Up-and-coming FSHS bowler traces success to youth coach
January 10, 2014
When Free State sophomore Matthew Eagle made the decision to get serious about bowling, it wound up being the start of two careers. By Bobby Nightengale
FSHS bowlers win De Soto meet
January 9, 2014
Free State High’s bowling teams swept victories at the De Soto Invitational on Wednesday afternoon.
LHS girls bowlers runners-up at FSHS invite
January 4, 2014
In the quarterfinals of the Free State Invitational, Saturday at Royal Crest Lanes, Lawrence High senior Kierstan Warren stepped up to the lane with her team on the verge of elimination and facing a difficult 7-4-10 split. Warren picked up the spare, which lifted LHS to a comeback victory over top-seeded Topeka High, before the Lions eventually lost in the championship to Washburn Rural. By Bobby Nightengale
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.