Kolbas credits a strong field of players in the state right now, with several NCAA Division I recruits, for pushing her to her current success.
It only took 18 holes into the 36-hole tournament at Norfolk Country Club for Kolbas to set another low mark.
The Class A individual race may be the top storyline, but there many other golfers and races to watch.
The Creighton Prep senior led wire-to-wire to win the Class A boys state golf championship and help the Junior Jays take the team title.
Jacob Boor leads the Junior Jays to their 13th title Wednesday at Norfolk Country Club. Journal Star photos by Justin Wan.
Pius X coach Steph Kolbas: "I'm not surprised by the level of play, and I'm ecstatic for the guys and super-proud of them."
Caden Peppmuller played baseball early in his high school career. Then he decided he had more "upside" in golf. We share his story.
The high school athletic calendar concludes this week with the boys state golf tournaments, and many of the title races are wide open.
Norfolk's Isaac Heimes felt right at home Monday, firing a 5-over 77 to win the Heartland Athletic Conference boys golf tournament at Norfolk …
Kolbas' first-round, 1-under-par 71 helped the Thunderbolts finish the day in second place with a team score of 337.
The girls state golf tournament will take place Monday and Tuesday. Two golfers — Omaha Westside's Kaitlyn Hanna and Cozad's Lynzi Becker — ar…
Lincoln's Ed Wyatt won his second Nebraska Golf Association title in the past two seasons.
Lincoln's Ed Wyatt closed his round with back-to-back birdies to fire a 2-under 70 and take the lead after the first round of play.
Lincoln Southwest won its second straight state championship and third in five years.
Lincoln Southwest was in command from the first day at the Class A girls state golf tournament, wrapping up the championship on the concluding…
The girls state golf tournaments are Monday and Tuesday. Here's a closer look at the team and individual races:
Mother Nature has not been kind to spring sports this season. The latest case came Tuesday when miserable conditions — and the threat of lightning in Norfolk and Columbus — led to the cancellation of the first round of the boys state golf tournament at all four sites.
Lincoln Southwest sits atop the leaderboard after the first day of the Class A girls state golf tournament.
The Lincoln Southwest girls golf team has fired some great shots en route to wins in every tournament it's played in this season.
Leading by four strokes at the turn, and with his team well ahead in the team standings, Norfolk junior Luke Kluver took a conservative approach to the final nine holes on his way to the individual championship Wednesday.
State golf tournaments are 36-hole marathons most of the time.
Luke Kluver and his Norfolk teammates defended home course Friday.
It's crowded atop the team leaderboard at Norfolk Country Club following Monday's opening round of the Class A girls golf tournament.