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October 20th, 2014

CROSS COUNTRY REGIONAL: Lady Eagles stay hot on cold day

October 20, 2014

LIGONIER — Temperatures in the low 40s, wind gusts to 30 miles per hour and a spitting mist — all of these greeted the teams and individuals at the West Noble IHSAA Cross Country Regional on a cold, gray Saturday morning. The weather was cold, but the Columbia City Lady Eagle team was hot enough to advance to next Saturday’s New Haven Semi-State by virtue of a fourth-place team finish.

VIDEO: "Unacceptable" in Chicago: Is Brandon Marshall right?

October 20, 2014

SI.com's Andrew Perloff and Aaron Nagler respond to Bears' WR Brandon Marshall's comments following Chicago's Week 7 loss to the Miami Dolphins.

October 18th

FEATHERS FLY: Busco Eagles take down Fairfield 35-20

October 18, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — It was a battle among the aerial predators Friday night as the Churubusco Eagles faced off against the Fairfield Falcons for the right to hold the coveted Birds of Prey Trophy.
Busco went into to Friday night’s game having lost six times to Fairfield in the last eight years, but the Eagles decided to put a feather — a falcon feather in their caps and defeat Fairfield 35-20.

October 17th

Wildcats rebound to beat Tippy Valley

October 17, 2014

AKRON — Whitko’s football team rebounded from its first Three Rivers Conference loss to beat Tippecanoe Valley Friday night, 34-16.

The win puts the Wildcats in second place in the TRC behind Rochester, Whitko’s lone conference loss.

Eagles grab first and last NHC win of season

October 17, 2014

OSSIAN — When a football team puts up 35 points to break a six-game losing streak, it’s usually the offense that gets the glory.

Make no mistake, the Columbia City offense did its job, part of which was to keep possession to keep the potent Norwell offense on the sidelines, but this night it was four big plays by the Columbia City defense that helped spur the Eagles to a 35-34 overtime win over their Northeast Hoosier Conference foe on a brisk windy night in Wells County.

LINKSTERS HONORED: Col. City girls golf awards

October 17, 2014

Columbia City’s girls golf team held its awards ceremony Sunday. Pictured from left are: Abbey Polanco, Most Improved Award; Cheyenne Johnson, Coaches Award; Macenzie Lane, Season Low Average, MVP and 1st-Team All-Conference; and Taylor Daniel, Mental Attitude Award.

October 16th

MARATHON MATCH: Lady Pats spoil Col. City Senior Night

October 16, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — For the second time in five days, the Columbia City Lady Eagle volleyball team squared off against a strong Heritage Lady Patriot team. Saturday’s match went the full distance, with the Lady Eagles pulling out the win in the final game. This time, the match again went the maximum number of games, but the outcome swung toward the Lady Patriots as they left the Donald S. Weeks Gymnasium with a 17-25, 25-19, 20-25, 18-25 and 15-10 marathon win on Columbia City’s Senior Night.

VIDEO: Florida State, Notre Dame Preview

October 16, 2014

Not only will Notre Dame go into Tallahassee and beat Florida State, but Campus Insiders' Pete Fiutak says Jameis Winston won't be the best player in this game, not even the best quarterback! Everett Golson, the stage is yours.

October 15th

RUNNERS ADVANCE: 'Busco off to regionals

October 15, 2014

Churubusco High School has four runners headed to the regional race at West Noble this Saturday after advancing from sectionals last week. Pictured, from left: Julia Folland, Blake Gross, Jacob Eyer and Darby Allen.

LADY 'CATS WIN: Play ‘best game of season’

October 15, 2014

GARRETT — Every team wants to be playing its best at the end of the season as it prepares for the playoffs. The Lady ’Cats played what Head Coach Brandy Smith said was the team’s best game of the season, beating the Lady Railroaders 3-1 with scores of 25-23, 25-19, 23-25 and 25-20.

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