Two Highland students finished strong in the Southern Illinois Junior High School Athletic Association’s state bowling finals this past weekend. Highland Middle School bowler Emma Schuster had high game of the day for the girls. Emma bowled a 187 game 1; 247 game 2; 159 game 3; 183 game 4; 155 game 5; and a 147 game 6. At the end of the day, Emma walked away with 3rd place, an average of 215 and a total of 1,078 pins knocked down. HMS student Brandon Munie finished 12th in the boys competition.