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July 7th, 2014
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” Openings have been filled in two major positions in Whitley County athletics.
Whitko recently named a new head boys basketball coach, and Columbia Cityâ€™s new football coach is set to take the field this fall.
Columbia City â€” Taking advantage of the cool weather and sunny skies, golfers Norberto Forero, Tom, Ryan, and Dave Cotterman took in a round of golf at Magic Hills Golf Course in Columbia City on Thursday.
Columbia Cityâ€™s boys golf team held its annual awards banquet last weekend. Award winners were, from left: Trent Murphy, Devol Award and Coachâ€™s Award; Spencer Klimek, MVP; Tyler Green, Season Low Average; Luke Taylor, Most Improved; Max Dryer, Mental Attitude Award. Freshman Numerals winners include Evan and Ryan Kumfer. Reserve Letter Winners: Evan Kumfer, Ryan Kumfer, Matt Kumfer, Gavin Parish, Luke Taylor and Rob Wood. Varsity Letter winners include Murphy, Matt Benedict, Green, Klimek and Cameron Slavich.
FORT WAYNE â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s summer swim team, the Stingrays, picked up a win at the Leigh Ann Palmer Invitational in Fort Wayne June 21.
The squad placed first over 13 other Northeast Indiana teams.
Columbia Cityâ€™s youth baseball league is beginning tournament action this week at Morsches Park.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” The Columbia City girls softball team celebrated the 2014 season Wednesday night at the Columbia City High School cafeteria.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Just as the measure of any teacher is not reflected in any set of test scores, the measure of a coach is not reflected in any won-loss ledger â€”his place in history lies in the hearts and minds of the players that he has coached, and the assistants that he has worked with.
Columbia City Softball Head Coach Steve Cox ended a 20-year coaching career with the Lady Eagles Wednesday night at the CCHS auditorium.
The former players and assistant coaches were universal in their appraisal of Cox.