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2014 Charles City Comet Relays Results

2014 Charles City Comet Relays Results

Charles City, IA – The annual Comet Relays were held yesterday at Comet Track and the Charles City boys track team was impressive in front of their home crowd as they finished with 124 team points which was good enough for second place in the Orange Division. Some of the standout performances included Levi Miller

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Iowa struts its stuff in West Des Moines

By LUKE MEREDITH – AP Sports Writer WEST DES MOINES — Iowa’s coaching staff has at times raved about its crop of redshirt freshman wide receivers. Hawkeyes fans in central Iowa on Saturday got to see why the unit appears to have such a bright future. Newcomer Andre Harris caught a pair of long touchdown


Iowa State suspends Nader after DUI arrest

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State University has suspended Abdel Nader from the basketball team after his arrest on suspicion of drunken driving over the weekend. The Iowa State Police arrested Nader around 11:40 p.m. Saturday on suspicion that he was operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Nader is a 6-foot-6 small forward who sat out


CC Comet Girls Track Preview (part 2)

Featuring part two of our preview of the Charles City Comet Girl’s Track and Field Team. Head Coach Darren Bohlen says the Northeast Iowa Conference features some stiff competition again this year and it all starts with perennial powerhouse Decorah. Although the Vikings will be the heavy favorite, Coach Bohlen says don’t count out this


Frustrating finale for Cyclones

By RACHEL COHEN AP Sports Writer NEW YORK — DeAndre Daniels’ UConn teammates were going to keep passing him the ball until he cooled off. By the time that happened, it was a little too late for Iowa State. Daniels scored 19 of his 27 points in the second half, and the Huskies hung on


Comet Girls Golf Preview (part 1)

We now continue our preview of the Charles City Comet Spring Sports Programs.  We dive into one of the most decorated programs, especially as of late, the Comet girl’s golf team.  Like other spring programs, Mother Nature has not cooperated very well this Spring and Head Comet girl’s golf coach Eric Johanningmeier says although they

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Iowa’s Ramos Wins Gold

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — It was a long time coming for Iowa senior Tony Ramos. Ramos, a fifth-year senior, won the 133-pound national championship Saturday night in his second straight trip to the finals. Ramos scored two nearfall points in the first tiebreak to defeat Wisconsin’s fifth-seeded Tyler Graff, 3-1. Ramos, the No. 3 seed


ISU tops NC Central

By JIM VERTUNO AP Sports Writer SAN ANTONIO — Georges Niang scored 24 points to lead third-seeded Iowa State as the Cyclones pulled away from No. 14 North Carolina Central in the second half for a 93-75 win Friday night in the East Region. The Big 12 tournament champions found themselves in an early struggle