Eagles host Barons for homecoming
COLUMBIA CITY — It is homecoming week, and Columbia City’s football team will try to put a difficult loss in the past.The Eagles fell to Homestead last week, 20-7, in a game with a couple of missed opportunities.To shake that disappointment off, Columbia City welcomes DeKalb for homecoming in a game with a 7 p.m. kickoff.The Eagles are 2-2 entering the game and 1-1 in the Northeast Hoosier Conference. DeKalb is winless.Last year, Columbia City rolled up a 62-10 victory against the Barons. DeKalb’s last win over the Eagles was a 27-13 triumph in 2008.Columbia City has had great success on the ground this year. Braden Myer ran for 114 yards against Homestead and had 137 in the conference-opening win against Bellmont.To read the rest of this story, see the Sept. 19 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.