Columbus High Boys Bowling Claims State Team Title

Columbus High is the Class A boys state bowling champion. 

The Discoverers won the team title yesterday at Sun Valley Lanes in Lincoln.  No. 1 seed Columbus beat eighth-seeded Bellevue East 3-0 in the first round.  The Discoverers then defeated No. 5 seed Fremont 3-1.  A 3-0 victory over second-seeded Papillion-La Vista South put CHS into the finals. 

No. 4 seed Lincoln Pius X, which had lost to Fremont in the opening round, beat Columbus 3-1 to force a second championship match.  The Discoverers got by the Thunderbolts 3-2 to win the team title.