16 December 2019
Dave ‘Ginger Wizard’ Pearson gives exhibition at Hot Shots; advises local players to get a ‘jump’ on the competition

Dave ‘Ginger Wizard’ Pearson gives exhibition at Hot Shots; advises local players to get a ‘jump’ on the competition


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Who knew you needed a scouting report to be “sexy”? Before taking on each ...
15 December 2019
Comet boys fly by Cadets; CC girls get 2nd win in ‘Battle at the Border’

Comet boys fly by Cadets; CC girls get 2nd win in ‘Battle at the Border’


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — For football teams, it’s nice when the defense scores points for them. But f...
Sinnwell, Comet girls shine at Keith Vry Wrestling Invitational

Sinnwell, Comet girls shine at Keith Vry Wrestling Invitational


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com PARKERSBURG — During his junior year, Elliott Sinnwell was one of the best players on both sides o...
 
Comet bowlers stay hot and undefeated

Comet bowlers stay hot and undefeated


Press Staff Report WEST UNION — Rolling award and/or record-breaking scores in your own house is one thing. To continue to stay hot in another hous...
12 December 2019
Comets go 3-0 at Oelwein wrestling meet

Comets go 3-0 at Oelwein wrestling meet


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com OELWEIN — For weekend wrestling meets, you should pack a breakfast as well as a lunch as they ca...
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...