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Whitko wins last regular season game

May 29, 2014

Whitko’s baseball team picked up a win in its final regular season game of the season Monday.

The Wildcats downed Bethany Christian 13-6 to make their record 19-9 going into sectional action Friday.

Whitko jumped out to a 6-0 lead in the first inning. Bethany Christian didn’t get on the scoreboard until the second, scoring one run.

The opponents took an 8-6 lead after scoring six runs in the third frame and another in the fourth.

Whitko rallied to score seven runs between the fifth and sixth innings to take a 13-8 advantage.

Col. City softball action postponed to Friday night

May 29, 2014

Due to rainy conditions Wednesday night in Ossian, the Wednesday night sectional softball game between Heritage and Norwell was postponed to Thursday night, when Columbia City was slated to play.

Columbia City’s game against Mississinewa at sectional host Norwell was postponed to Friday at 5:30 p.m. The title game will be played Saturday at 11 a.m.

The Lady Eagles won the opening round of sectionals Monday, topping Bellmont.

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May 29, 2014

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Hinen, Ford win regional tennis match

May 29, 2014

Columbia City’s dynamic tennis duo kept their season alive Wednesday night after picking up the regional title at Culver Military Academy.

Though the rest of the Lady Eagles are out of the tournament, the doubles team of Sydney Ford and Macie Hinen advanced from the Warsaw Sectional to compete at Culver this week against the region’s top competitors.

Monk sets mark

May 28, 2014

Churubusco’s field star Katie Monk set a girls regional record at Fort Wayne Northrop Tuesday, tossing the discus 151 feet, 2 inches, beating the previous record (145-1) by six feet.

County track and field contingent does well

May 28, 2014

With a trip to the IHSAA State Finals Track Meet at stake, female athletes from all three Whitley County High Schools competed in the Northrop Regional.

Churubusco led the Whitley County contingent, qualifying individuals in three different events, with Columbia City qualifying a relay team for State Finals.

CCHS softball advances in tourney

May 28, 2014

Columbia City’s Lady Eagle Softball team opened IHSAA Sectional play with a Monday afternoon game against a Bellmont squad that had beaten them late in the season by a 7-5 score.

In a game that saw more offense than defense from each team, the Eagles pushed across a run in the bottom of the seventh to break a 7-7 deadlock and advance to the Sectional semifinals on Thursday with an 8-7 win over the Squaws.

As has been the theme of late with the Lady Eagles, they fell behind early.

Eagles tripped three times by Fort teams

May 28, 2014

The holiday weekend proved to be busy and challenging for CCHS’ baseball team, dropping a trio of games to Fort Wayne Northrop and Dwenger.

The squad started the stretch Friday night with a home loss, 7-3, against Fort Wayne Northrop. This game also was a chance to formally recognize the nine seniors, with many of them playing together since they all began in Little League.

CCHS linksmen third in conference

May 27, 2014

Orchard Ridge Country Club with its fast greens and length presents a unique challenge to all golfers. Saturday that challenge became evident to Columbia City High School golf team members and the rest of the Northeast Hoosier Conference as the NHC Tournament and conference championship played out there.

The Eagles took third in the tournament with a team score of 332 that secured a solid overall finish in the NHC.

Lady Eagles clubbed twice by Lady Cavemen

May 27, 2014

Columbia City’s Lady Eagle softball team played host to the Mishawaka Lady Cavemen in a Saturday doubleheader at Morsches Park.

Though each game unfolded quite differently unfortunately for the host Lady Eagles the outcome for each was the same, as the Lady Eagles dropped both ends of the doubleheader.

Columbia City fell behind early in game one, losing 10-4. In the second game the Eagles jumped out in front, but were unable to hold the lead in the late innings, falling 7-5 to the Lady Cavemen.

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