Col. City to face tough Spartans

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City earned a win in its football conference opener last week against Bellmont. Now, the Eagles, who are 2-1, have to face the team that has dominated the Northeast Hoosier Conference for the past few seasons when they travel to Homestead.The 3-0 Spartans have either tied for first or finished first in the conference every year since 2007.Last week, Columbia City opened its conference schedule with a 41-28 win over Bellmont. Homestead beat East Noble, 17-14 last week.The Eagles fell to the Spartans in 2012, 41-6. Columbia City’s most recent win against Homestead was in 1994, when the Eagles won 47-21. To read the rest of this story, see the Sept. 12 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.