Columbia High’s strategy of running in packs during its cross country meets paid dividends last Wednesday.
After four non-conference games and playing the last three weeks away, Columbia High, at 3-1, was returning home and itching to play a 1A Trico League football opponent.
Seniors Corbin Steffy and Juan Rico each scored two goals to lead Trout Lake to a 7-2 boys soccer victory over visiting Moses Lake Christian last Friday.
Columbia High played its second-longest match of the season last Thursday, pushing visiting Seton Catholic to four sets before falling.
Columbia High had a rough opening week of 1A Trico League volleyball play.
Lyle/Wishram scored 44 unanswered points in the third quarter last Friday on its way to a 64-22 victory over visiting Twin Valley.
Trout Lake’s boys soccer is off to a 3-0 start thanks to non-league victories over three Oregon schools in the first five days of the 2014 season.
Goldendale will hold bragging rights as Klickitat County’s best football team for the next year.
Senior Nathan Bell was involved in all three highlight moments for the Columbia High boys team at last weekend’s WIAA small-school track and field champion-ships in Cheney.
At least 14 Columbia High athletes will be making the trip to Cheney today for the WIAA Class 1A Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday at East-ern Washington University.
A seventh consecutive WIAA Class 1A soccer tournament appearance ended in defeat for Columbia High’s boys team.
Columbia High seniors came through in a big way last Friday, winning four individual championships to lead the CHS boys and girls teams to top-three finishes at the 2014 Trico League Track and Field Championships.
The Columbia High boys soccer team entered its Southwest District Class 1A Tournament loser-out match on Tuesday at Toledo/Win-lock as an underdog to qualify for its sixth consecutive WIAA state tournament.
With 1A Trico League victories over Toledo/Winlock and Woodland last week, Columbia High’s boys soccer team solidified its hold on fourth place in the standings.
Last Friday’s 22nd annual Bruin Invitational Track and Field Meet provided the setting for a number of outstanding performances by Columbia High athletes.