Col. City wins county golf match
Columbia Cityâ€™s Tyler Green (center) scored a 34 in the county golf match at Eel River Golf Course Wednesday night. Pictured with Green are Whitkoâ€™s No. 1 golfer Danny Zawlocki (left) and Churubuscoâ€™s No. 1 Trey Mayer.
Whitley Countyâ€™s Eagle golf teams battled it out at Eel River Golf Course Wednesday night in the competitive county golf match.
While Whitko posted a competitive score of 179, Churubusco and Columbia City had standout performances, with the match coming down to four strokes.
Columbia City had its best score of the season, a 148, to edge Churubusco, which finished with 152 strokes.
Both teams finished the match with several players scoring less than 40.
â€śWe were fortunate to come out with the win,â€ť said Columbia City Head Coach Andrew Thompson. â€śChurubusco is having a good season and played very well on their home course.â€ť
With sunny skies and temperatures in the upper 70s, weather was, for one of the first times this season, not a factor in the match.
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