ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Columbia City High graduate and red-shirt junior wide receiver Jared Murphy and the Miami of Ohio Redhawks will take on Mississippi St. in the St. Petersburg Bowl at Tropicana Field at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 26. It will be televised on ESPN.
Whitko’s Lady Wildcats finished off their participation in the Laker Farm Implement/Riley Park Tire Tournament at Greenfield Central High School Friday afternoon with a 51-35 win over class 4A Westfield in the game for fifth place.
After seeing the scores that visiting Norwell posted against Huntington and New Haven, Eagle Head Coach Blane Culp expected Wednesday’s match with the Knights to be a close one. While several individual bouts were close, the Eagles won 11-of-14 matches to post a lopsided 51-15 win.
Whitko’s wrestling team traveled to Saturday’s Maconaquah Invitational and posted individual successes despite going 0-5 in team competition after giving up forfeits in seven of 14 weight classes for each match.