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August 16th

City soccer debuts

August 16, 2010

   Columbia City senior Devin Rice contends for a loose ball against an East Noble defender Saturday morning. The Eagles traveled to Kendallville for a scrimmage in preparation for the season with the regular season opener Tuesday. City starts off the season playing host to Central Noble in a varsity only match at 5 p.m.

Gridiron open for business

August 16, 2010

   The Columbia City gridiron was open for business for the first time in the 2010 season Friday night. The Eagles played host to Goshen in a scrimmage in full contact. For three series the two squads switch between offense and defense running plays from different areas of the field. Next week, the Eagles get their first taste of the regular season with Warsaw coming to Max Gandy Athletic Field.

August 12th

CC picks Shearer as next girls basketball coach

August 12, 2010

   After 520 wins under Hall of Fame coach Wayne Kreiger, Columbia City will be looking for its first under Amy Shearer, if the WCCS board OKs her at its meeting Monday.
   The former player and assistant under Kreiger has been chosen as the heir apparent to Kreiger’s 33-year throne that is Lady Eagles basketball.
   At Monday’s the Whitley County Consolidated Schools board meeting a vote will make it official effectively making Shearer head coach.

Fall sports underway at ’Busco

August 12, 2010

Churubusco front line defender Heather Monk, left, blocks a shot from a Wawasee attacker Wednesday night in the Lady Eagles home scrimmage against the Lady Warriors. ’Busco is gearing up for its season debut Tuesday at home against Leo.

Heat weighs on Lady Eagles

August 12, 2010

   WARSAW — One day after opening the season, it’s back to the heat and grind of the busy girls’ golf schedule for Columbia City.
   Wednesday, the Lady Eagles followed up a ninth-place finish in the Snider Invitational with its first dual match of the season at Stonehenge Country Club.
   Columbia City took on the Lady Tigers of Warsaw struggling in the heat of the summer sun.
   With two golfers in the 40s, it wasn’t enough for City as it lost 185-199.

August 11th

CC soccer gets tune up

August 11, 2010

The Lady Eagles played host to the Lady Warriors in a tune up for their regular season debut at home Monday against Manchester.

August 10th

City golf opens season ninth at Snider Invite

August 10, 2010

   KENDALLVILLE — What better way to get the season started than to jump right into the fire of competition.
   Tuesday, Columbia City girls’ golf did just that heading to Noble Hawk Golf Links for the annual Snider Invitational.
   With all of its golfers back from 2009, City fielded a veteran squad to take on 16 other teams from across northeast Indiana.
   The Lady Eagles came away in the middle of the pack taking ninth with the help of five scores within four strokes of each other.

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