Comets split on diamond with KCKCC
The Cottey Comets returned to Vanek Family Field Wednesday afternoon as they hosted a twinbill with visiting Kansas City Kansas Community College. Cottey (6-10) edged KCKCC 6-5 in the opener, before dropping the nightcap 10-2. In the opener, the Comets came out hot as they plated a pair of runs in the bottom of the first. ...
Jervis shutout lifts Comets to victory over St. Louis
ST. LOUIS ---- Fresh off spring break, the Cottey Comets softball team returned to the diamond over the weekend for a pair of twinbills with the St. Louis Community College Lady Archers. Cottey (5-9) avoided being swept thanks to a shutout spun by ace Melissa Jervis in the final game of the series on Sunday...
Comets' runner Pereira blazes path through adversity
For Lagos, Nigeria native Oluwabukola Pereira, a long, winding journey culminated in a top 10 finish at the National Junior College Athletic Association 2017 Indoor Track and Field Championships, held March 4 at Pittsburg State University. Pereira, a junior at Cottey College, came out on top in her first heat of the day. ...
Comets conclude season with Region 16 tourney loss
JEFFERSON CITY ---- Cottey's 2016-17 basketball campaign ended Thursday night in the semifinals of the NJCAA Division II Region 16 Tournament semifinals, as the fourth-seeded Comets were downed 80-56 by the top-seeded St. Louis Community College Lady Archers ...
Comets drill Wentworth in play-in game
The Cottey Comets are moving on to the NJCAA Region 16 Division II basketball tournament semifinals, after hammering Wentworth Military Academy 79-39 in Tuesday night's home play-in game. "We did a great job playing as a team this evening," Comets head coach Stephanie Beason said. "It was also nice to send the sophomores off with a win on their last opportunity to play on their home court."...
Comets softball off to flying start, exceeds combined win total of past three seasons
To say the Cottey Comets softball team entered the season in "rebuilding-mode" would be an understatement. Over the past three seasons (2014-16) the Comets were 3-85 overall. Enter first-year head coach Mark Skapin, who through the first 10 games of the season has already guided the Comets to four victories...
Comets drop pair to State Fair, split with Evangel
In early-season softball action, the Cottey Comets dropped both games of a doubleheader in Sedalia Saturday against State Fair Community College. Cottey was edged 7-5 in the opener, and 10-4 in the nightcap. Cottey returned to the diamond Monday for a twinbill in Springfield against Evangel University. Cottey (4-6) won the first contest 12-8, but was blanked 17-0 in the second game...