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KENDALLVILLE â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s girls track team won the East Noble Relays for the sixth year in a row on Saturday.
The Lady Eagles won the invitational by a close 15 points.
â€śIt was a close meet the entire day,â€ť Columbia City Head Coach Bob Fahl said. â€śIt came down the the last race. It was a great display of effort by so many young ladies.â€ť
The team was led by Kalisha Goree, who was named the John Reed Relays MVP.
Goree won the long jump and 100-meter hurdles, and placed fourth in the high jump, behind teammate Carlee Hearld who won the event.
Hearld, who went to the state finals in high jump last year, hadnâ€™t jumped competitively this season due to injury.
â€śIt was great to have Carlee back at high jump,â€ť Fahl said.
Samantha Roush took first in the John Reed Mile (1,600-meter run).
â€śSam showed everyone what a fantastic athelte and competitor she is,â€ť Fahl said.
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