FORT WAYNE â€” When Columbia City Lady Eagle Volleyball Coach Trish Hinen talks about the roller coaster aspects of her teamâ€™s play, she is not talking a kiddie coaster, but a full-fledged, scream at the top of your lungs, drop-off-a-cliff fall.
The Lady Eagles, playing some of their best defensive volleyball against Northeast Hoosier Conference foe Homestead, had leads in every game, but runs by the host Lady Spartans sent the Lady Eagles home on the short end of a 3-0 match.
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.