The end of a new beginning: Young Eagles take 7th at Warsaw
Columbia City freshman Spencer Klimek hits a chip shot Thursday afternoon at Stonehenge Golf Club in Winona Lake. Klimek finished the day with the best score for the Eagles at 75 strokes on the par 71 course. Post & Mail photo / Nicole Ott
WINONA LAKE â€” The 2013 season may be over for Columbia Cityâ€™s boys golf team â€” but the fun isnâ€™t over yet.
The Eagles had their first showing in 10 years at a regional competition Thursday afternoon.
Though Columbia City placed seventh overall and didnâ€™t make it on to the state finals next week, the squad of four freshman and a sophomore have much more to come for the Eagles.
â€śThey want more,â€ť Columbia City Head Coach Andrew Thompson said. â€śThereâ€™s a bright future ahead for those young men.â€ť
Even though the season ended Thursday, Thompson said many of his players will be back on the course today, including one playing in a tournament.
â€śIâ€™m sure they will all be right back at it this summer,â€ť Thompson said.
As for Warsawâ€™s regional, Thompson said the opposition was strong.
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