Archive - Sep 13, 2013 - Sports Article
Churubusco netters earn win at Fremont
FREMONT â€” Churubuscoâ€™s volleyball team picked up a road win in the Northeast Corner Conference Thursday.
â€™Busco swept Fremont by scores of 25-23, 25-16 and 25-7.
Alisha Farner led Churubusco in kills with 10 and aces with four. Danielle Pippenger paced the team in blocks with two and digs with 13. Setter Lacey Pulley was the assist leader with 19.
Churubusco next plays Tuesday at Prairie Heights.
Manchester beats Whitko
NORTH MANCHESTER â€” Manchesterâ€™s boys tennis team swept Whitko Thursday.
NORTH MANCHESTER â€” On Aug. 29, the Manchester Lady Squires visited Whitko for a volleyball match. The Lady â€˜Cats defeated their opponent in three games.
Their first meeting was not considered a conference match. However, on Thursday evening the two teams battled at Manchester for Three Rivers Conference bragging rights.
The outcome was like their first meeting â€” with Whitko prevailing â€” but this time needing five games in order to leave Wabash County with the winning edge. Whitko outlasted the Squires 15-25, 25-17, 25-22, 18-25, 15-10.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Visiting Fort Wayne Bishop Luers earned a victory over Columbia Cityâ€™s girls soccer team Thursday.
The Lady Knights beat the Lady Eagles 7-0 Thursday.
Luers got four goals in the first half and three in the second half on its way to the victory.
Columbia Cityâ€™s record falls to 2-7 for the year. The Lady Eagles will play at New Haven Monday at 5 p.m.
Luers has a record of 6-3 overall.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s girls golf team lost a narrow home contest to Leo Thursday.
In their last match-up before the NHC meet, the Lady Eagles shot an even 200 on their home course.
Visiting Leo had 191 to earn the victory.
Cheyenne Johnson led the way for Columbia City with a score of 46, which tied Leoâ€™s Anna Feldman for the top score of the meet.
Taylor Daniel had 49, and Macenzie Lane had 52. Courtney Bacon and Allison Yoder had 53 and 62, respectively, for the remainder of Columbia Cityâ€™s scores.
For the year, the Lady Eagles now hold a 4-9 record. Leo is 12-3.