Archive - May 7, 2014 - Sports Article
Columbia City softball player Allie Vodde had a great performance against Northrop Friday, hitting a grand-slam home run. Vodde is batting .553 with seven home runs and 26 RBIs. â€śWe are having a rough season but her attitude and performance are stellar,â€ť said Head Coach Steve Cox. â€śShe is an exceptional softball player.â€ť
Whitko baseball team â€” The Wildcats won three games in three days, including a 10-run blow out over Southern Wells Saturday.
Columbia Cityâ€™s baseball team beat the DeKalb Barons, 11-1, Tuesday evening at home to pick up its first Northeast Hoosier Conference victory.
The Eagles got on the board early, thanks to leadoff hitter Travis Herbstâ€™s double to start the game.
He later scored on a passed-ball which gave the Eagles the lead, 1-0.
Herbst added a single and a walk later in the game, raising his average to .356 in the leadoff spot.
Columbia Cityâ€™s girls tennis team picked up a strong Northeast Hoosier Conference win Tuesday night, topping DeKalb 4-1.
The Lady Eagles picked up wins in nearly every match, only falling to DeKalbâ€™s strong No. 1 singles player, Kelsey Helmkamp.
Columbia Cityâ€™s Rachel Flauding fell 6-0, 6-2 to Helmkamp.
Aubrey Wright played a long contest in No. 2 singles.