Archive - May 9, 2014 - Sports Article
Columbia Cityâ€™s girls tennis team picked up a win in a long week of matches over a Northeast Hoosier Conference foe. The Lady Eagles downed New Haven 3-2 Thursday night, with wins in No. 2 singles and both doubles matches.
Aubrey Wright won a long No. 2 singles match. After winning the first set 6-4, she fell in a long 7-6 (7-3) second set, but came back in the final set to win 6-4.
In No. 1 doubles, Sydney Ford and Macie Hinen picked up a 6-3, 6-0 victory. The No. 2 doubles team of Cassie Bosselman and Bayley Smith also took a 6-3, 6-0 win.
The Churubusco Lady Eagle softball team defeated Heritage Thursday night with an impressive score of 18-7.
The first inning proved to be a good start, as the Lady Eaglesâ€™ three outs were back to back ground outs, keeping the Lady Marines from scoring.
In the bottom of the first, Hannah Richards started the game out with a triple.
The next batter, Lacey Pulley, hit a double to score Richards.
A Heritage error allowed two more runs to be scored.
Then, Courtney Winget hit to center field, scoring one more run to end the first inning 4-0.
Columbia Cityâ€™s boys golf team is continuing to pick up speed on the season after beating undefeated Leo Thursday night and posting the best score in Head Coach Andrew Thompsonâ€™s career.
The Eagles scored a 147 at Cedar Creek Golf Course, one stroke better than Wednesday nightâ€™s 148 against Churubusco and Whitko.
â€śThat was a big win,â€ť Thompson said. â€śItâ€™s been a good week.â€ť
The Eagles are 3-1 on the week, winning the county match Wednesday night and falling in a close match to Carroll.