Columbus East

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Week 6: Games of the Week

Through six weeks of the football season, we are at point when dealing with game cancellations due to Covid-19 has become the norm. Administrators are working tirelessly to fulfill openings when opponents cancel midweek. We’ve seen several times this year, teams pick up games with one day to prepare. Again, kudos to all that work … Continue reading

A Tale of Two Backs

Columbus, Indiana is the home of two very good football programs with a rich history of winning and producing college prospects, year in and year out. Columbus East owns 2 Indiana Mr. Football award winners, and both schools have had past Mr. Football position award winners. Next in line for the two programs are class … Continue reading

Indiana Preps: Week 2 Games Of The Week

Indiana Preps top five games to watch this week features a semi-state rematch and a class 6A powerhouse to be tested by a confident Dragons team. It may be early, but these games will indicate the direction these programs are headed.  Top 5 Games to Watch #16 Center Grove (0-1) at #6 New Palestine (1-0) … Continue reading

Powerhouse Columbus East: Where do they belong?

By now most are aware of the trouncing the Columbus East football team gave Cathedral in last night’s semifinal game, an astounding 42-13 victory. The Olympians will make their second consecutive trip to the class 5A state championship since moving up from class 4A in 2016. They will seek their second title in 5 years … Continue reading

Powerhouse boast several prospects

The Columbus East football program led by legendary coach Bob Gaddis has produced more wins than any other Indiana high school program in the last decade. Including a state championship in 2013 and two Mr. Football  award winners in the last five years. A program not necessarily known as a hotbed for division one talent, … Continue reading

Columbus North 2014 OL Tyson Clark’s stock is soaring

Tonight in Columbus, Indiana close to 15,000 people will cram into the stadium home of Columbus East to watch them battle cross-town rival Columbus North. The game is highlighted by Columbus East junior running back Markell Jones who rushed for 260 yards and 5 touchdowns last week, rightfully so. However there is another name college coaches across the … Continue reading

Week 2 INPreps Game of the Week

Week two in Indiana gives us fans two of the best rivalry games in the state. The battles that take place in Hamilton and Bartholomew County will cause friends, neighbors and family members to choose sides. One must decide to bleed blue, orange or red this week. Only 6 miles separate Hamilton Southeastern and Fishers … Continue reading

INPrep50 RB Markell Jones picks up his first offer

Columbus East 2015 RB Markell Jones received his first offer from the University of Toledo this morning. Jones said he received a message from Toledo coach Eli Rasheed extending him his first offer. “I’m super stoked” said Jones. “I’m just blessed that Coach Rasheed offered.” The rising junior-to-be has been busy on the camp and … Continue reading