COLUMBIA CITY â€” The visiting New Haven Bulldogs made the most of their limited scoring opportunities and came away with a 4-2 Northeast Hoosier Conference win over the host Columbia City Eagle baseball team Thursday evening.
Columbia City pitcher Ross Elkins gave up only four hits on the contest, but Eagle errors and a combination of passed balls and wild pitches helped the visitors to the win.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s Lady Eagle tennis team got back on the winning track Thursday evening, downing Northeast Hoosier Conference opponent New Haven 5-0 at DeVol Field.
No. 1 singles player Rachel Flauding defeated New Havenâ€™s Lindsey DeCamp in a three-set match. After dropping the first set 6-3, Flauding came back to take the second set 6-3, and then won the deciding third set in a tie breaker 7-6 (7-4).
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” Whitko baseball Head Coach Eric Hisner knew for his team to be successful this year the team's pitching staff was going to have to develop quickly. Hisner found out just how good his pitchers have become Wednesday night when the Wildcats faced a Wabash team with seven players hitting over .300. The Whitko pitchers held their own and threw the 'Cats to a 5-4 victory against the Apaches.
GARRETT â€” A seven-run outburst in the fifth inning powered Columbia Cityâ€™s Eagle baseball team to an 11-2 win over the home-standing Garrett Railroaders Wednesday evening.
The visiting Eagles picked up a run in the top of the first inning to go up 1-0. They held onto that lead until the bottom of the third inning when the Railroaders pushed across two runs to take a 2-1 lead.