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May 23rd, 2014
Columbia City girlâs tennis team defeated Whitko in the second round of sectionals last night with a team score of 4-1.
No. 1 singles player, Rachel Flauding was the only loss, but played a very close match.
The score was tied in the first two sets 6-2, 2-6.
Then in the tie breaker game, she fell to her opponent 2-6.
No. 2 singles player Aubrey Wright won her match with a score of 6-1, 6-0.
Katie Doerhmann defeated her Wildcat opponent 6-0, 6-0.
No. 1 doubles team Macie Hinen and Sydney Ford won with a score of 6-1, 6-0.
Columbia City girlâs softball fell to the Bellmont last night with a score of 5-7.
In the top of the first inning, an error on the Eagleâs part allowed the Braves to score.
Bellmont was also able to hold the Eagles from scoring during the first inning. In the top of the second inning, their first out was at first base.
Quick thinking was used by catcher, Bella Krieg as she threw to third base after a bunt was hit to get the Eagles their second out.
Columbia Cityâs girls tennis team topped Wawasee in the opening round of sectional play Wednesday night at Warsaw.
The Lady Eagles took a 4-1 victory and will advance to play Whitko tonight in the sectional semi-final. The Lady Eaglesâ lone loss came in the No. 1 singles match.
Rachel Flauding fell to a tough opponent, Katy Ashpole, 6-1, 6-1. In. No 2 singles, Columbia Cityâs Aubrey Wright won 6-4, 6-0 over Jada Antonides.
Columbia Cityâs boys golf team is prepped and ready for this weekendâs Northeast Hoosier Conference match after a host of victories.
Wednesday night, the Eagles traveled to Whispering Creek Golf Course to face NHC foe New Haven, picking up their fifth conference victory this season.
The Eagles hosted and defeated DeKalb Tuesday night, and beat out all conference opponents at the Leo Invitational Saturday to place second behind Bishop Dwenger.
Indianaâs baseball and softball teams are gearing up for sectional play that begins next week.
Whitkoâs baseball team is the lone sectional host.
The Wildcats are hosting a field of eight teams: Wawasee, West Noble, Tippecanoe Valley, NorthWood, Lakeland, Farifield and themselves.
Facing off in the first game at Whitko are Wawasee and West Noble Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. On Thursday, Tippecanoe Valley takes on NorthWood at 5:30 p.m.
Whitko begins sectional play Friday against Lakeland at 5:30 p.m.
Whitkoâs baseball team picked up a Three Rivers Conference victory Wednesday night over Rochester, 3-2.
The Wildcats faced a 1-0 deficit in the first inning, and went on a three-inning drought before finally scoring in the fourth frame to tie the score.
Wildcat Jared Craft reached home plate on a single by Ethan Nicodemus.
Rochester fired back in the bottom of the fifth inning to take back the lead, 2-1.
Whitko wasnât ready to give up the game, however, scoring two runs in the seventh to take the 3-2 win.
Indian Springs Middle Schoolâs golf team took home the NELMSC conference title at Raccoon Run Golf Course Friday night.
Despite a tough field and poor playing conditions, the Eagles battled their way to the win, scoring a 174 to beat second-place Plymouth by five strokes. Garrett Roehling lead the way with a 42.
Spencer McCammon fired a 43, Nick Decker had a 44, Lawson Hawn carded a 45 and Zach Harker had a 47. âThis is what weâve been working for all season,â said coach Tommy Baldwin.
Columbia Cityâs boys golf team continued its winning ways, beating DeKalb at Eagle Glen Golf Course in Columbia City Tuesday night.
The Eagles took a 157-174 Northeast Hoosier Conference win to improve to 4-2 in the NHC and 10-2 overall.
Leading the Eagles was Cameron Slavich, who scored a 36.
Tyler Green shot a 40, Spencer Klimek had a 37, and Trent Murphy scored a 41. Rounding off the scoring was Max Dryer with a 45.
Columbia Cityâs baseball team fell to Norwell with a score of 8-4 Tuesday night.
In the first inning, both teams scored one run within the first four at-bats, tying the first inning 1-1.
In the top of the second, Columbia Cityâs Justin Dailey caught an impressive backwards pop fly, making it the third out and keeping Norwell from scoring.
In the bottom of the second, a single was hit by Jake Elkins and a double was hit by Gary Ormsby.
The road to the Indiana High School Athletic Association State Track and Field Finals began Tuesday night as girlsâ teams from Whitko and Columbia City traveled to New Haven for sectional competition.
Both teams rose to the occasion, with top four finishes guaranteeing advancement to next weekâs Northrop track regional, the Wildcats qualified in six individual events while Columbia City qualified in three individual events and all three of their relay teams.