Archive - Sports Article
November 11th, 2014
Girls basketball season tips off in Whitley County tonight, with all three local teams hosting games. Columbia City hosts West Noble, Whitko hosts Central Noble and Churubusco plays host to Garrett. See Wednesdayâ€™s Edition of The Post & Mail for results from the games.
Cleveland (6-3) 24 @
Cincinnati (5-3-1) 3
The Battle of Ohio had some playoff implications for the first time in
years. Cleveland took sole possession of first place in the AFC North after
a dominating victory over Cincinnati. Cincinnati QB Andy Dalton had the
worst performance of his career as he went 10-33 for 86 yards and 3
interceptions. This resulted in a quarterback rating of 2. As for Cleveland,
this marks the latest in the season they have been in first place since
Arizona (8-1) 31 vs
St. Louis (3-6) 14
Place Name Age Gender Time
1 Michael Lavallee 37 M 2:44:57.82
2 Justin Kowalski 29 M 2:52:01.21
3 Grant Stieglitz 29 M 2:54:14.12
4 Michael Fisher 44 M 2:55:55.33
5 Josh Maple 38 M 2:58:58.22
6 Elliott Stowe 42 M 2:59:27.45
7 Calum Johnson 35 M 3:00:34.38
8 Michael Johnson 24 M 3:02:13.45
9 Davon Geiger 20 M 3:02:36.04
10 Tim Schmitt 31 M 3:05:07.49
COLUMBIA CITY â€” The following are the results from the Veterans Marathonâ€™s 5K race, held in Columbia City Saturday morning. For more results, including the marathon and half-marathon, see upcoming editions of The Post & Mail.
Place Name City Age Gender Chip Time
1 Roman Jennings Fort Wayne IN 16 M 17:07.27
2 Alissa McKaig Fort Wayne IN 28 F 17:16.75
3 Luke Griner North Webster IN 14 M 18:47.01
4 Aj Cambron Fort Wayne IN 15 M 18:53.10
5 Bailie Brown Columbia City IN 14 F 20:25.89
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Friday nightâ€™s sectional title game was not the ending a large crowd of Columbia City football fans had braved the cold for.
First half turnovers and a Norwell offense that kept the Columbia City defense on the field for big chunks of the first half put the Eagles in a 21-point first-half hole that they were not able to climb out of, and Columbia City fell 35-7 to the Knights in the IHSAA Sectional 20 finals.
The stands are expected to be crowded in Columbia City tonight for the Eaglesâ€™ sectional championship football game against Norwell. Columbia City is seeking its second-ever sectional title. The Eaglesâ€™ last won the sectional in 1993. Pictured above is a full crowd at Columbia Cityâ€™s Homecoming game in September.
Columbia City High Schoolâ€™s boys soccer program handed out its annual awards last month. Pictured, from left: Jordan Lahr, Defensive Player Award, ISCA (Indiana Soccer Coaches Association) Academic All-State; Drake DeWitt, MVP Award, NHC 2nd-Team All-Conference, ISCA Top Team Player Award, ISCA Academic All-State; Jordan Gregory, Offensive Player Award; and Eric Romanowski, Coaches Award, ISCA Academic All-State.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s football team is seeking its second-ever sectional title Friday night, hosting Norwell in the 7 p.m. championship game. The Eagles and Norwell are remarkably close in most statistical areas. The Eagles are scoring 26.4 points per contest while Norwell is putting up 25.8 points per game.
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Andy Huston (right), a sixth-grader at Indian Springs Middle School, attended a White Sox game in September at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago. Huston was hoping to see his favorite player, Paul Konerko, take the field one last time before retiring at the end of the season. While Konerko did not make an appearance in the game, all was not lost. Seated directly behind Andy was none other than former White Sox slugger Ron Kittle (left).