Col. City tennis tops DeKalb
COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s tennis team picked up a Northeast Hoosier Conference win Tuesday night, topping DeKalb 4-1.The Lady Eagles picked up wins in No. 1 and No. 3 singles, as well as both doubles teams.Celine Rongos took a strong 6-1, 6-2 win over DeKalb’s Kelsey Helmkamp in No. 1 singles. In No. 3 singles, Adriana Brown won 6-3, 6-3 over Lady Baron Taylor Thies.The No. 1 doubles pair of Sydney Ford and Macie Hinen topped DeKalb 6-3, 6-2. Breanna Hicks and Alaina Beckner won 6-4, 6-3 in No. 2 doubles.Kennedy Slavicek suffered the lone loss for Columbia City, falling 6-1, 6-2 to Olivia Martin.Columbia City is now 1-2 in the NHC and 4-7 on the season. The Lady Eagles are back in action tonight at Leo. On Thursday, Columbia City takes on another conference foe, New Haven, in the “For the Love of Isaac” match. The Lady Eagles will be raising funds for the Issac Rentschler family.Isaac, a local resident, is currently undergoing cancer treatments.