Skip to main content

Undefeated no more: ’Busco drops first conference game since 2010

October 11, 2013

CHURUBUSCO — With a share of a conference championship still in play, Churubusco’s football team has one week left in the regular season to bounce back from its first loss.

The Class 2A third-ranked Eagles fell to visiting Fairfield Friday, 35-14. While the win snapped an undefeated season for ’Busco, it did not shake the hopes of a shared Northeast Corner Conference championship.

“We still have a shot at the conference title, that’s the silver lining in the whole thing,” said Churubusco Head Football Coach Paul Sade. “We can still win football games and still challenge for a conference title.”
Churubusco is now 7-1 for the year and 6-1 in the NECC. Fairfield finishes with a 7-1 mark in the NECC.

Friday’s loss was the first in NECC play for the Eagles since 2010. It was Fairfield who beat ’Busco that year as well.

To read the rest of this story, see the October 12-13 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.

View more articles in:
FORT WAYNE — The Columbia City Eagles’ boys’ basketball team wrapped up the regular season portion...
Caden Ferguson swims the butterfly for Indian Springs Middle School’s boys swim team at South Side...
CHURUBUSCO — In the same week that her sister, Heather, took home Saint Joseph’s College “Athlete...


Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes