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May 21st, 2015
FORT WAYNE â€” Churubuscoâ€™s girls tennis team faced Carroll in the opening round of sectional play at the Chargersâ€™ home courts. The Lady Eagles fell 5-0.
Audrey Giercher was the closest to scoring a win for â€™Busco, falling to Carrollâ€™s Jenna Jackson 6-1, 6-3.
ANGOLA â€” Angolaâ€™s Lady Hornets scored four runs in each of the first two innings to down Churubuscoâ€™s Lady Eagle softball team 8-2 in a Northeast Corner Conference game Tuesday evening at Angola.
Angola put up four runs in the first inning and another four runs in the second to take an 8-0 lead.
WARSAW â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s Lady Eagle tennis team opened IHSAA sectional play Wednesday evening, taking on the host Warsaw Lady Tigers.
Columbia City fell by a 4-1 score eliminating IT from the team competition, however, the Columbia City doubles team of Macie Hinen and Aubrey Wright will advance to the Culver Academies regional by virtue of their win at No. 1 doubles.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” The road to the IHSAA track and field championships began Tuesday evening for all three Whitley County high school girlsâ€™ track teams.
Columbia Cityâ€™s Lady Eagles competed at Warsaw high school, placing eighth as a team. The host Warsaw Lady Tigers ran away with the team title.
PLYMOUTH â€” Indian Springs Middle Schoolâ€™s seventh-grade boysâ€™ and girlsâ€™ track teams traveled to Plymouth for the Northeastern Lakes Middle School Conference track meet Saturday.
Indian Springs was led by the girlsâ€™ seventh grade team, who tied for first place in the team scoring. Indian Springs placed fourth in the seventh-grade boysâ€™ competition.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s Lady Eagle softball team celebrated Senior Night with an 18-1 blowout of the Wayne Lady Generals Tuesday evening.
Columbia City pounded out 14 hits in routing the over-matched visitors. In a game that could have been much worse, the Lady Eagles put up 11 runs in the bottom of the first inning.
WOODBURN Ââ€” Churubuscoâ€™s baseball team ran its record to 14-6 with a 7-4 win over Woodlan in a game played on the Warriorsâ€™ field Monday evening.
Churubusco jumped out to a lead, pushing across three runs in the top of the first inning.
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” There have been times this season when the Whitko Lady Wildcats softball team has let up on opponents after a big lead.
Monday was not one of those games. The Lady â€™Cats kept their foot on the gas the entire game and the offense powered Whitko to an 11-1 win over Three Rivers Conference opponent Southwood.
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” A late surge from West Noble came up short and Whitkoâ€™s baseball team earned its 17th win of the season Monday, 5-3.
Tanner Gaff hit a solo shot over the fence in the first to start the game.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” In a game shortened to five innings, Columbia Cityâ€™s Lady Eagle softball team used the long ball to down visiting Northeast Hoosier Conference foe Norwell 13-6 Monday evening.
Every time the visiting Lady Knights scored, the Lady Eagles responded with offensive output of their own.