15 October 2019
Comet Kiki Connell sets school record while winning 1st NEIC XC title

Comet Kiki Connell sets school record while winning 1st NEIC XC title


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Regardless of past achievements, committed athletes are always chasing something....
11 October 2019
Mustangs stay perfect with 30-7 win over Comets

Mustangs stay perfect with 30-7 win over Comets


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com INDEPENDENCE — It was the type of blustery night that promped people to huddle together to commu...
09 October 2019
Comet Kiki Connell bests her state medalist 5K time by 16 seconds

Comet Kiki Connell bests her state medalist 5K time by 16 seconds


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DIKE — Charles City junior Kiki Connell set a 5K personal-best while finishing in third place at...
 
08 October 2019
Comets sweep Huskies on VB ‘Senior Night’

Comets sweep Huskies on VB ‘Senior Night’


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Oelwein came into Comet Gym for Tuesday’s Northeast Iowa Conference matchup aga...
04 October 2019
Vikings sail past Comets 33-6

Vikings sail past Comets 33-6


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DECORAH — Propelled by a series of big plays — including two 50-yard touchdown runs and a long...
03 October 2019
Comets fall in Go-Hawks in straight sets

Comets fall in Go-Hawks in straight sets


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — Even while losing in straight sets to heavily favored Waverly-Shell Rock on Thursday, th...
 
02 October 2019
UIU Peacocks’ wrestling coach ready for 20th season; has several former Comets from his hometown

UIU Peacocks’ wrestling coach ready for 20th season; has several former Comets from his hometown


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com For Upper Iowa University head wrestling coach Heath Grimm, it’s a 50-mile drive to Fayette foll...
01 October 2019
Comets win 3 of 4 races at Algona XC Invitational

Comets win 3 of 4 races at Algona XC Invitational


Press Staff Report ALGONA — The Charles City cross country program won three of four races Monday during an invitational hosted by Algona High ...
30 September 2019
Take a Walk on the Wildwood Side

Take a Walk on the Wildwood Side


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com Ever take a wrong turn and suddenly find yourself in the wrong neighborhood? I somewhat had that ex...
 
27 September 2019
Comets fall to Trojans 41-13

Comets fall to Trojans 41-13


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — When in doubt … punt. And whenever facing a fourth-and-43 … that’s proba...