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September 14th, 2011

Eagle tennis takes it a step further

September 14, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City Tennis Coach Marcus Moore recently challenged his players to “take their performance to another level.”
Tuesday night against East Noble, the Eagles did just that, winning 5-0 over a competitive Knight team at Devol Field.

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September 10th

Whitko posts shutout at Ball State

September 10, 2011

MUNCIE — Whitko traveled to Ball State Saturday afternoon to face Manchester at TRC day.
The Wildcats won in a shutout, with several standout players.

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September 9th

Churubusco hosts blowout

September 9, 2011

CHURUBUSCO - The loss of senior standout wide receiver Layne Fulk wasn’t enough to slow down Churubusco Friday night against Eastside.
The Eagles football team relied on their rushing attack and stingy defense to get the 39-6 win to remain undefeated at ’Busco’s homecoming game.

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Eagles win streak killed by Homestead

September 9, 2011

FORT WAYNE — There are times when statistics do not give a true picture of what happened during a ball game. That was not the case Friday night when the Columbia City Eagle football team traveled to Homestead in a showdown of Northeast Hoosier Conference “unbeatens.”
The Spartans racked up over 500 yards of total offense in the first half on their way to a 52-13 win.

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September 8th

Hamilton matches ’Cats in second half

September 8, 2011

LARWILL — Whitko Wildcat soccer took a step closer to its first win Wednesday.
After a 4-1 lead in the first half, Hamilton rallied to end the game with a 6-6 tie.
“We’re getting closer. This is five games in a row where we had the lead going into halftime and we still haven’t won so that’s a little bit frustrating,” Ehrman said.

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August 19th

County rivalry falls in Columbia City’s favor, 7-1

August 19, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Soccer’s version of the Columbia City-Whitko Eel River Rivalry took place Thursday night at the Max Gandy Athletic Field, one week before the schools are scheduled to battle on the same field for football.
The Eagles soccer team was victorious, 7-1.
Columbia City junior Tyler Bolinger sparked the Eagle’s early in the game, scoring two electrifying goals in the first four minutes.
In fact, Bolinger scored the two goals in less than 30 seconds.

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August 18th

Col. City victorious 3-2 in close match

August 18, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — The Columbia City tennis team used its confidence from the shut out to Churubusco Tuesday night to carry the team to a close 3-2 win over Warsaw.
The win came down to the final set, No. 2 doubles match, Matt Rethlake and Brandon Gay.
Columbia City Coach Marcus Moore said the team and fans surrounded the court to cheer the pair to victory.

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’Cats tennis blanked

August 18, 2011

SOUTH WHITLEY— Whitko tennis’ 2011 season got off to a rough start Tuesday evening.
The Wildcats hosted Fort Wayne Northrop, losing 5-0.
“It was the first varsity match for a lot of these players,” Whitko Head Coach Kory Mettler said. “I expected us to be a little nervous.”
With a team led by sophomores, Mettler says getting experience is key.

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Roush leads Eagles through first meet

August 18, 2011

AUBURN — The Columbia City cross country team had its first meet Tuesday at Dekalb.
Samantha Roush led the girls’ and boys’ teams with a second place finish at the Baron Classic.
“We ran pretty well for the first meet,” Cross Country Coach Bob Fahl said.

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Andreas football scholarship established

August 18, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — The family of Tyler Andreas has established a memorial scholarship fund in remembrance of the Columbia City High School student who passed away unexpectedly this summer.
A member of the Columbia City High School football team, Tyler possessed a remarkable work ethic. It is this character trait that his family has chosen to honor by establishing this award.

 

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