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May 4th

City regroups after first loss

May 4, 2011

   DECATUR — Going into Tuesday’s track and field meet at Bellmont, the Columbia City Lady Eagles stood unblemished with three invitational titles to their credit.
   By the end of the night, and a close bout with Carroll, Columbia City found itself regrouping from its first loss of the season 68-65 to the Lady Chargers.

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’Busco hands mercy to Fremont

May 4, 2011

   CHURUBUSCO — The Lady Eagles made quick work of Fremont, closing out the game in just five innings by the 10-run  mercy rule Tuesday 11-0.
   After taking the first-inning to warm up with only one run, the Churubusco scored nine runs in the second and third innings in the NECC match-up.

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Eagles see season best, fall to Carroll 168-179

May 4, 2011

   COLUMBIA CITY — The Columbia City boys’ golf team was able to get on a still soggy back nine at Eagle Glen golf course to take on Northeast Hoosier Conference foe Carroll Tuesday night.
   Despite shooting their best score of the season so far, the Eagles dropped a 179-168 decision to the Chargers.

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’Cats hit target, beat rival Eagles

May 4, 2011

   SOUTH WHITLEY — The rivalry night belonged Whitko softball Tuesday.
   Columbia City, hot off a 2-0 start in the Northeast Hoosier Conference, came to South Whitley where one big swing and eight strikeouts by Whitko starting pitcher Karissa Olinske topped the rival Eagles 9-3.

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Lady Eagles top DeKalb to stay perfect in NHC

May 4, 2011

   AUBURN — The Columbia City girls’ tennis team was on the road in the Northeast Hoosier Conference Tuesday, holding off DeKalb 4-1.

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Col. City takes second to Chargers 90-57

May 4, 2011

   COLUMBIA CITY — The Columbia City Eagle boys’ track squad found out why the Carroll Chargers are a team to be reckoned with in the Northeast Hoosier Conference in Tuesday night’s triangular meet that also included the Bellmont Braves.
   The Chargers won 13 of 16 events on their way to scoring 90 points, with the host Eagles second with 57 points. Bellmont took third with 19 points.

Fremont wins match-up of Eagles

May 4, 2011

Churubusco first baseman Michael Howk catches a pick-off throw during the Eagles home game against Fremont Tuesday. ’Busco fell to the visiting Eagles 9-5.

Post & Mail photo / Nicole Ott

May 2nd

Allie Vodde’s game-winning hit beats DeKalb in nine innings 5-4

May 2, 2011

   COLUMBIA CITY — Since picking the season back up Thursday, Columbia City softball has opened its defense of the Northeast Hoosier Conference championship.
   The team the Lady Eagles tied with last season for the NHC title came to Morsches Park for a Monday night game.
   After seeing a 4-0 lead erased by DeKalb, Columbia City used a walk-off hit down the right field line by freshman Allie Vodde to beat the Lady Barons in the bottom of the ninth 5-4.

’Cats get all-around win for first in TRC

May 2, 2011

   DENVER — Monday night’s baseball game at North Miami was an ideal one for Whitko.
   Good pitching. A defense backing up the pitcher and runs when you need them.
   A complete game from freshman pitcher Ethan Nicodemus helped lead the Wildcats to their first Three Rivers Conference win over the Warriors 7-4.

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ISMS, Whitko split county crown on the track

May 2, 2011

The annual Whitley County middle school meet was held at Whitko High School Monday night. Above, all three schools competed against one another in a relay. From left, Indian Springs’s Kailyn Miller and Abby Gottfried; Whitko’s Elaine Warner and Kaity Reed; Churubusco’s Alyssa Anderson and Molly Green. ISMS won the girls side of the night beating Whitko 61-49. ’Busco scored 14 points. The Wildcats got revenge in the boys match-up winning 59-37 over Churubusco. ISMS finished third with 30 points.

Post & Mail photo / Nicole Ott

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