Archive - Oct 2013 - Sports Article
CHURUBUSCO â€” Coming off of a weekend tournament victory, Churubuscoâ€™s volleyball team was on a hot streak, and the Lady Eagles kept it rolling with a three-set victory against Angola Tuesday.
â€™Busco swept the Lady Hornets by a final of 25-23, 25-20 and 25-16.
With the victory, Churubusco is 13-11 for the season and 5-2 in the Northeast Corner Conference.
â€śIt was a good win for us, coming off of the tournament victory,â€ť said Churubusco Head Volleyball Coach Trinda Goings. â€śHopefully we can keep building off of that momentum.â€ť
COLUMBIA CITY â€” A field of 299 boys teams, a record for the 20th consecutive year, and 258 girls teams are entered as pairings for the 20th Annual IHSAA Soccer State Tournaments were announced this week by the Indiana High School Athletic Association.
Boys sectional action at 64 sites â€” 32 in each class â€” will be played Monday, Oct. 7 through Saturday, Oct. 12. Sixteen regional sites â€” eight in each class â€” will host two rounds each Thursday, Oct. 17, and Saturday, Oct. 19.
FORT WAYNE â€” Churubuscoâ€™s volleyball team emerged victorious from the Fort Wayne South Side Volleyball Tournament Saturday.
â€™Busco won the championship match, 25-20, 21-25 15-13 over Norwell. In the semifinals, the Lady Eagles beat New Haven, 26-24, 25-21.
In pool play Churubusco beat South Side 25-12, 25-14 but lost to Norwell 25-17, 26-24.
After losing to Norwell in pool play, the Lady Eagles were behind once again in the third set of the title match. The Lady Knights were up 10-7, but â€™Busco was able to close the gap and pull out the win.
FORT WAYNE â€” Columbia City stand-out harrier Samantha Roush placed fourth out of 151 runners at the New Haven Invitational Saturday.
The Lady Eagles placed seventh out of 15 scoring teams in their division, and the boys squad took ninth, led by Gage Emrick with a 26th-place finish.
Roushâ€™s fourth-place finish was a competitive one, as there were only 1:30 between the second and sixth runners Saturday.
Brooke Wersler was less than two minutes behind Roush and placed 23rd, followed by Natalia Johnson who finished in 50th place.