NEW HAVEN â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s girls golf team finished out its final Northeast Hoosier Conference competition with a strong, second-place finish at Whispering Creek Golf Course in New Haven Saturday.
With a four-way tie for first place for the conference title coming into the match, the Lady Eagles finished behind Carroll and Homestead to place third in the match and second overall.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” In every contest, there are controllables and uncontrollables â€” those factors that are under the control of the players â€” making blocks and tackles, executing plays, playing through pain. Those factors that lie outside the realm of their control â€” the weather, a slip on loose turf, or a blown officialâ€™s call.
NORTH MANCHESTER â€” Whitkoâ€™s offense ran wild against Three Rivers Conference foe Manchester Friday night.
The Wildcats tallied 382 yards of offense, cruising to a 42-7 win, the â€™Catsâ€™ biggest victory of the season.
BUTLER â€” Fresh off of its loss against Garrett Saturday, the Churubusco Eagle football team traveled to Butler to face off against the Eastside High School Lancers (3-1) Friday night.
After a long game of tug-of-war, numerous penalties and multiple fumbles, the Eagles fell to the Lancers 14-6.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s Lady Eagle volleyball squad took the floor of the Donald S. Weeks Gymnasium with the fourth different starting line-up in as many games in a search for consistent play. That search went unfulfilled, as the visiting Lady Vikings took advantage of Columbia City errors to put together runs and take a four-game 25-12, 25-21, 23-25 and 25-16 win Thursday night.
EO-CEDARVILLE â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s girls golf team suffered a difficult loss to Leo Thursday at Cedar Creek Golf Course. Though the Lady Eagles posted a strong score at 185, the undefeated Leo squad came away with the win with a score of 178. The Lady Lions, 14-0, are state-ranked.
CHURUBUSCO â€” Churubuscoâ€™s boys tennis team played West Noble Tuesday at home, falling 4-1. Scoring for the Eagles was veteran player and senior, Luke Lillmars with a win in the No. 1 singles. Lillmarsâ€™ success over West Noble marks his fourth consecutive win.