Archive - Sports Article
July 2nd, 2014
Columbia City‚Äôs boys golf team held its annual awards banquet last weekend. Award winners were, from left: Trent Murphy, Devol Award and Coach‚Äôs Award; Spencer Klimek, MVP; Tyler Green, Season Low Average; Luke Taylor, Most Improved; Max Dryer, Mental Attitude Award. Freshman Numerals winners include Evan and Ryan Kumfer. Reserve Letter Winners: Evan Kumfer, Ryan Kumfer, Matt Kumfer, Gavin Parish, Luke Taylor and Rob Wood. Varsity Letter winners include Murphy, Matt Benedict, Green, Klimek and Cameron Slavich.
FORT WAYNE ‚ÄĒ Columbia City‚Äôs summer swim team, the Stingrays, picked up a win at the Leigh Ann Palmer Invitational in Fort Wayne June 21.
The squad placed first over 13 other Northeast Indiana teams.
Columbia City‚Äôs youth baseball league is beginning tournament action this week at Morsches Park.
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ The Columbia City girls softball team celebrated the 2014 season Wednesday night at the Columbia City High School cafeteria.
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ Just as the measure of any teacher is not reflected in any set of test scores, the measure of a coach is not reflected in any won-loss ledger ‚ÄĒhis place in history lies in the hearts and minds of the players that he has coached, and the assistants that he has worked with.
Columbia City Softball Head Coach Steve Cox ended a 20-year coaching career with the Lady Eagles Wednesday night at the CCHS auditorium.
The former players and assistant coaches were universal in their appraisal of Cox.
Columbia City High School stand-out hoopster and incoming junior Brachen Hazen recently returned from the invitation-only Nike Elite 100 Camp on the campus of the University of St. Louis, which, according to the camp invitation, ‚ÄúIs the nation‚Äôs premier basketball event for elite high school freshman and sophomore basketball players.‚ÄĚ
The top golfers across the state are teeing off in regional action this week, with the hopes of advancing to the state finals.
One of those linksters is Churubusco‚Äôs Beau Barkley, who advanced from the East Noble Sectional last week.
Columbia City‚Äôs boys team is also taking the links at Stonehenge Golf Club today in an effort to advance to the state match next week.
Members of Columbia City‚Äôs team include Tyler Green, Spencer Klimek, Max Dryer, Trent Murphy and Cameron Slavich.