Homestead downs Lady Eagle tennis

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s girls tennis team hosted and fell to Northeast Hoosier Conference opponent Homestead Thursday at DeVol Field.The Lady Eagles fell by a 4-1 score, with the lone win coming from senior Celine Rongos in No. 1 singles.“This is the second year that Celine has knocked off Homestead’s No. 1 singles player,” Columbia City Head Coach Kathleen Myers said. Rongos topped Kelsey Vessels by a 6-1, 6-3 score.Myers also said she was pleased with the No. 3 singles play of Adriana Brown, and the No. 2 doubles team of Breanna Hicks and Alaina Beckner.Brown lost a close 7-5, 6-3 match, and the No. 2 doubles pair played a long match.To read the rest of this story, see the April 26 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.