Col. City falls to undefeated Bellmont
Post and Mail photo / Nicole Ott
Columbia Cityâ€™s Trent Murphy shot a 46 Tuesday at Cross Creek.
DECATUR â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s golf team traveled to Decatur to face Northeast Hoosier Conference foe and undefeated Bellmont team (4-0, 3-0 in NHC).
The Braves routed the Eagles 167-180 on a windy Tuesday at Cross Creek.
Bellmont had three scores less than Columbia Cityâ€™s best (44). Max Dryer and Drew Burnsworth led the Eagles, each shooting a 44.
Chase Ellsworth of Bellmont was the medalist with a 37. The Braves also posted a 41,42, 47 and 48.
Dustin Parrett and Trent Murphy each got a 46. Derek Philbee rounded off Columbia Cityâ€™s scoring with a 47.
The Eagles are now 1-5 and 0-3 in the NHC.
The Eagles play again Thursday at Eagle Glen.
â€śWeâ€™ve got a way to go before the end of the season and we have a great opportunity against Warsaw and Huntington at home,â€ť Thompson said.
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