Col. City girls win at Tipppy

AKRON — Columbia City’s girls cross country team won the Tippecanoe Valley Invitational Saturday, beating 10 teams with 65 points. The second closest team, West Noble, had 77 points.“The girls bettered their times considerable from Marion last week,” Columbia City Head Coach Bob Fahl. Samantha Roush placed second out of 95 runners with a time of 19:40.Whitko’s girls cross country team placed seventh out of 10 teams.Columbia City’s boys were led by Evan Harney, who placed fourth with a time of 16:39. The boys placed fifth out of 11 teams.Saturday, Whitko and Columbia City join Churubusco at West Noble for another invitational.