Eagles' track and field takes third at Luers

FORT WAYNE — Columbia City’s boys track and field squad captured third in the team race at Bishop Luers Saturday.The Eagles rolled up 79 team points. Leo won with a score of 110 and Norwell was second with 96.Columbia City took first place in one relay and one individual event. Mitchell Maloney grabbed first in the pole vault with a height of 10-6.The distance medley relay team of Evan Harney, Austin Beachy, Andrew McFarland and Seth Kissinger came in first with a time of 12:36.96.Eagle runners took second in one event as well. The 800-meter relay team of Sam Dailey, Wayne Smith, Davin Lawrence and Kissinger was runner-up in its event with a time of 1:40.71, four seconds behind winning Leo.Columbia City will be back in action in a Northeast Hoosier Conference meet Tuesday at Norwell. DeKalb will also participate in the triangular meet.To see final results from this invitational, see the April 15 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.