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'BIG' ROAD VICTORY: Lady Eagles win NHC match

September 10, 2014

OSSIAN — Columbia City’s girls golf team picked up a win in its final Northeast Hoosier Conference dual Tuesday evening at Timber Ridge Golf Course against Norwell, 188-191.

6-0 DEFEAT: DeKalb drops Eagles

September 10, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — For the second time in a week, the Columbia City boys soccer team gave up multiple goals to a single opposition player.
On Saturday, the Eagles gave up five goals to a single Huntington North player. Tuesday night, the Eagles squared off against Northeast Hoosier Conference foe DeKalb. Baron senior Brennan Cochran went one better, tallying six scores to send Columbia City to a 6-0 defeat.

2,000 RUNNERS: ’Busco, Col. City compete at Marion Inv.

September 9, 2014

MARION — Columbia City’s and Churubusco’s boys and girls cross country traveled to Indiana Weslyean in Marion Saturday to compete in an invitational with approximately 2,000 other runners. Churubusco’s runners had personal records, with Jacob Eyer and Blake Gross leading the boys’ squad with 11th and 17th finishes, respectively.

'PAIN' IN EAGLES SIDE: Boys soccer falls to Huntington North

September 8, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Saturday morning showed bright and sunny, as the Columbia City boys’ soccer team played host to Huntington North. Huntington junior Zach Baldridge proved to be a massive pain in the side, as he tallied five of the visitors’ scores in a 6-1 Viking victory.

'BUSCO EAGLES OFF: Garrett finishes out win, 29-7

September 8, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — The Churubusco Eagles continued their game against the Garrett Railroaders Saturday at 3 p.m. at home after it was postponed due to thunderstorms Friday night. The game ended with final score of 29-7. The Eagles were hard-pressed to find a consistent rushing game throughout the third quarter.

CONFERENCE OPENER: Wildcats hold on to win

September 8, 2014

SOUTH WHITLEY — Friday night’s lightning postponement of Whitko’s football game didn’t break the Wildcats’ concentration when it resumed Saturday afternoon. Whitko held on to its 7-0 lead to win its Three Rivers Conference opener over Southwood. With the game delayed with four minutes left in the third quarter, and Whitko holding a 7-0 lead, grid action resumed at 5 p.m. Saturday — without much more offensive action.

'MISCUES HURT': Win slips away from Eagles, 25-15

September 8, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — When the football game was postponed by weather Friday night, the Eagles had just scored taking a 15-7 lead and looked to be in control. Less than 20 hours later when the game resumed, the tables had turned completely as the Eagle offense went flat, and miscues hurt several offensive opportunities. The Bellmont offense gained more yardage in their first drive than they had the whole first half Friday night.

GRIDIRON LIGHTNING: Area football games to be rescheduled Saturday

September 5, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY — Due to threatening weather and lightning several local area football games were postponed and rescheduled for tomorrow.

Columbia City v. Belmont: 4 p.m.
Churubusco v. Garrett 3 p.m.
Whitko v. Southwood 5 p.m.

TOO TALL: Lady Eagles 0-3 match against Division I recruit

September 5, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — The Concordia Lady Cadet volleyball team came into the Donald S. Weeks gymnasium sporting four players at 6-feet-tall or better and carrying a No. 6 state ranking. The Columbia City Lady Eagles, with only two players taller than 5-foot-9, hung with the Cadets.

LADY 'CATS WIN: Straight sets over North Miami

September 5, 2014

SOUTH WHITLEY — Whitko’s Lady Wildcats volleyball team traveled to North Miami Thursday to sweep the Warriors in straight sets. Match leaders for the series were Delaney Ray with eight kills; Elaine Warner with 22 assists and four aces; and Tressa Keim with 22 digs.

 

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