10 December 2019
Comet boys win 1st game of season; Comet girls can’t catch fast-starting Chickasaws

Comet boys win 1st game of season; Comet girls can’t catch fast-starting Chickasaws


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com NEW HAMPTON — Comet fans were waiting for a moment like this … they just had to hold on a litt...
09 December 2019
Former Comet, Cyclone Hali Hillegas leads Pitt VB team to banner season

Former Comet, Cyclone Hali Hillegas leads Pitt VB team to banner season


Press Staff Report The University of Pittsburgh volleyball team has come off one of the best seasons in program history. And former Charles City a...
08 December 2019
Cael Bohlen’s near-perfect 299 leads to individual, team records

Cael Bohlen’s near-perfect 299 leads to individual, team records


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Standing on the approach for the final ball with a perfect “300” game on the ...
 
06 December 2019
Comet wrestling go 2-1 at season-opening ‘triple dual’

Comet wrestling go 2-1 at season-opening ‘triple dual’


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DENVER — Veteran wrestling coach Dave Williams coached the Charles City Comets to more than 200 ...
03 December 2019
Comets lose season-opener to Wolverines 85-69

Comets lose season-opener to Wolverines 85-69


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Much in the same way a good football team will make you pay for blitzing it, a good...
02 December 2019
Comets end two-season drought with 55-20 win over Mustangs

Comets end two-season drought with 55-20 win over Mustangs


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — The Charles City Comets girls basketball team is off to a better start this seaso...
 
01 December 2019
Bad weather doesn’t keep all top players from Stewart Thanksgiving Pool Tournament

Bad weather doesn’t keep all top players from Stewart Thanksgiving Pool Tournament


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Unless they can come up with weather-resistant felt and heated cues, billiards wi...
28 November 2019
Comet bowlers strike down Sailors

Comet bowlers strike down Sailors


Press Staff Report WATERLOO — The Charles City boys and girls bowling teams became the first Comet squads to earn victories during the winter s...
25 November 2019
Cedar Valley Ski Club caps half-century journey

Cedar Valley Ski Club caps half-century journey


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Penned by founding members Larry Brewer and George North, “A Short History of t...
 
18 November 2019
Comet wrestlers get late start to long journey

Comet wrestlers get late start to long journey


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Though “mercy” and “wrestling” usually don’t go together, in the name of ...