School comes first for Lady Eagle volleyball

COLUMBIA CITY — While winning games are always the goal, Columbia City’s girls volleyball team has another priority — the classroom.Every junior and senior on the Lady Eagles’ squad is a member of the CCHS National Honor Society. Last season, the girls volleyball squad had one of the top grade-point averages in the school.“They’re very well-rounded girls,” Columbia City Head Coach Trish Hinen said.Even during the busy fall season with late nights and practices, Hinen said the girls’ grades hardly waiver.“We do grade checks every Friday,” Hinen said. To read the rest of this story, see the Aug. 23 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.