Cottey lets big lead slip away in loss to Allen County
Nevada Daily Mail The Cottey Comets hosted the Red Devils of Allen County Community College on Friday night at Hinkhouse Center, losing 62-56. This was the second meeting of the year between teams, with the Comets losing 91-84 in Iola, Kan., Nov. 25...
In rematch, Comets bested by Greyhounds
The Cottey Comets were defeated in a nail-biter by the visiting Fort Scott Community College Greyhounds, 60-58, Tuesday night at Hinkhouse Center. The loss drops the Comets to 6-3. This is the second time this season the two squads have squared off, with the Comets taking the first game 64-59, Nov. 22, at the Fourth Annual Greyhound Classic in Fort Scott...
Former Cottey standout Sanders returns to old stomping ground
Nevada Daily Mail Former Cottey College basketball player Blakelee Sanders has returned to the Cottey campus as an assistant coach on Stephanie Beason's staff. Sanders played for the Comets from 2011-13. During her sophomore season, Sanders, a small forward, averaged 16.9 points per game to go along with double-digit rebounds, while leading the Comets to a 16-4 record. Her performance on the court earned her First-Team All-Region honors...
'Sluggish' Comets come up short against Allen County
Cottey's Comets suffered their second loss of the year Tuesday, falling to host Allen County 91-84. Allen County built a 41-29 halftime lead, and although the visitors outscored the Red Devils in the second half, Cottey couldn't make up the difference...
Comets erase late deficit, defeat Greyhounds in overtime
FORT SCOTT -- Cottey College took control early in overtime and defeated host Fort Scott, 64-59, in the Gladbach Classic at Arnold Arena Saturday afternoon. Despite a late Cottey run, Fort Scott led 50-46 with 1:41 remaining in regulation time after 6' 3" post Carlie Wilhelmi scored a basket. But then Machela VanGennip made two free throws with 47 seconds left to bring the Comets (6-1) within two points...
Press breakers: Cottey's speed too much for Neosho at hoops tourney
Nevada Daily Mail FORT SCOTT ---- The Cottey Comets withstood 40 minutes of full court pressure defense from the Neosho County Community College Panthers, emerging with a 57-51 victory, in the first game of Fort Scott Community College's Fourth Annual Greyhound Classic, Friday afternoon at Arnold Area on the campus of FSCC...