Archive - May 28, 2013 - Sports Article
DECATUR ‚ÄĒ Whitko‚Äôs baseball team saw its season come to an end in its sectional opener against Eastbrook Friday.
The Wildcats fell by a final score of 12-7.
Whitko dug a hole and could not get out of it. The Panthers jumped out to a 3-0 lead after the first inning and did not relinquish the advantage.
‚ÄúTheir leadoff guy reached on an error,‚ÄĚ Whitko Head Baseball Coach Erik Hisner said of the first inning. ‚ÄúThat kind of set the tone for the game.‚ÄĚ
Columbia City netter Celine Rongos is headed to the Indiana State Finals in LaPorte next week after winning her No. 1 singles match in the semistate at Culver Academies Saturday.
Rongos topped Morgan Smith, of Bremen, by a 6-4, 6-3 score. Smith was undefeated until she met Rongos. Last year, Smith made a run in the individual state tournament.
‚ÄúI am very pleased with how Celine played tonight,‚ÄĚ Columbia City Head Coach Kathleen Myers said.
‚ÄúShe dug deep and came out with a win. Her hard work in the off-season is paying off.‚ÄĚ
FORT WAYNE ‚ÄĒ Sectional games for both Columbia City‚Äôs and Churubusco‚Äôs baseball teams have been postponed.
Both Eagle teams were originally scheduled to play Monday, but were unable to get their games in due to rainy weather.
Columbia City‚Äôs game has been rescheduled for today at 6:30 p.m. at Carroll High School.
As before, the Eagles will play Snider in the semifinals.
Churubusco‚Äôs sectional semifinal game against Adams Central has been rescheduled for today at 7:30 p.m. at Indiana Tech.