26 January 2020
Comet defeat ranked Green Devils for 3rd dual victory in 3 nights

Comet defeat ranked Green Devils for 3rd dual victory in 3 nights


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com OSAGE — During the traditional “Saturday Night Wrestling” dual-meet between Charles City and...
25 January 2020
Comets take 2nd at Iowa Girls State Wrestling Championships

Comets take 2nd at Iowa Girls State Wrestling Championships


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — The Charles City girls wrestling team has accomplished a lot this season. But with ...
24 January 2020
Comet boys re-set school bowling record by 84 pins

Comet boys re-set school bowling record by 84 pins


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Great teams are greater than the sum of their individual parts. But the combin...
 
23 January 2020
Comet wrestlers take 12 out of 14 bouts in rout of Chickasaws

Comet wrestlers take 12 out of 14 bouts in rout of Chickasaws


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Just a couple years removed from their Class 2A Dual Team State title and Traditi...
22 January 2020
Methinks we all doth protest too much, athletes just have bigger platforms

Methinks we all doth protest too much, athletes just have bigger platforms


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com Being a contributing editor who sometimes edits his own copy, and when measures become desperate, is a...
21 January 2020
Comet bowlers roll over Go-Hawks in rescheduled meet

Comet bowlers roll over Go-Hawks in rescheduled meet


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Bowling night was moved from Friday to Tuesday for the Charles City and Waverly-S...
 
20 January 2020
Sharpshooters

Sharpshooters


Dartball players may ‘stick it’ to the competition but don’t ‘steel’ signs
By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY...
16 January 2020
Vikings take 2 from Comets

Vikings take 2 from Comets


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Sometimes being the home team has its advantages. Like when you’re trailing ...
14 January 2020
Comet boys improve to 6-0 in NEIC with 66-39 win over Chickasaws

Comet boys improve to 6-0 in NEIC with 66-39 win over Chickasaws


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — While referencing Brent Musburger’s infamous “This is for all the Tostitos”...
 
13 January 2020
Comets lead from start to finish in 46-33 win over IFA Cadets

Comets lead from start to finish in 46-33 win over IFA Cadets


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — With a balanced scoring attack that boasted no one in double-figures, the Charles C...