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The Chariton Varsity boys played a very good Oskaloosa team tough on the road before falling, 62-52, at Oskaloosa Monday night. The Chargers led by one after one period and trailed by just five at halftime. They were still within striking distance heading into the fourth quarter but couldn’t…

The Chariton Varsity boys basketball team gave a great effort but came up a little short in the end in a 65-53 loss at Albia this past Thursday night. Chariton trailed by just three going into the fourth quarter but couldn’t quite pull off the upset against a very good one-loss team.

The Chariton Varsity girls basketball team gave a great effort in a 47-37 win over Clarke at the Charger Dome Tuesday night. The win gave Chariton a season sweep over the Lady Indians, as they beat them by 10, 56-46, at Osceola as well. With the win, Chariton moved to 4-7 overall and 2-4 in …

The Chariton Varsity boys basketball team came alive offensively in the second half of a 57-42 win over Clarke at Chariton Tuesday night. After leading 18-14 at halftime, the CHS Varsity boys outscored the Indians 39-28 in the second half to win by 15.

The Chariton Varsity girls basketball team lost not only the game but a great player in sophomore post player Avery Hall in their 66-44 loss at Creston Jan. 6. Hall tore her ACL in the first three minutes of the game and is now done for the season. She was averaging 17 points and 11 rebounds…

The Chariton Varsity boys basketball team used a strong second quarter and a strong second half to beat Centerville, 64-42, at Centerville Dec. 17. At the time, the win moved Chariton to 2-3 overall and 2-2 in the conference.

Despite being shorthanded, the Chariton Varsity girls basketball team kept it close for a half before Central Decatur pulled away in a 59-31 loss to the Cardinals at Chariton this past Friday night. Central Decatur is ranked #15 in Class 1A and they moved to 6-1 with the win.

The Chariton wrestling team competed in a quadrangular meet at Albia Thursday night with Albia, Centerville and Davis County. The Chargers went 0-3 on the night but their matches were competitive and they continued to show progress. Chariton lost to Albia, 54-30, to Centerville, 54-30, and t…

The Chariton Varsity boys basketball team had their second straight 20-point plus win with a 79-58 victory over Interstate 35 in a non-conference game at Chariton this past Thursday night. The Chargers shot the ball well and rebounded well while taking care of the ball and holding the Roadru…

Dave Brandt of Chariton was recognized for over three decades of officiating excellence when he was presented with an award in appreciation of his dedicated service to the Iowa High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) and its member schools for 35 years as an active athletic official.

The Chariton Varsity girls team gave a very good effort in a 64-27 loss to two-time defending SCC champion Knoxville at the Charger Dome Friday night. The game was close for a little over a half before the Lady Panthers pulled away in the third quarter.

Cross country team members receiving the Academic All Conference award are: Front row: Trae Hall, Nadia Miroshnik, and Sailor Anderson. Back row: Max Aulwes, Tori Goode, Alyssa Elliott, and Ulyanna Kutsel.

Members of the boys cross country team receiving a Varsity letter are: Front row: Trae Hall, Max Aulwes, Blane Wallace, and Tanner Ballard. Back row: Lance Wallace, Logan Demichelis, Tyler Goben, and Ethan Fehrer. Not pictured Ian Beener.

Members of the girls cross country team receiving a Varsity letter are: Front row: Lubove Vahnenko, Ruth Vahnenko, Sailor Anderson, Milanna Primakov and Deanna Primakov. Middle row: Ulyanna Kutsel, Angel Blagsvedt, Nadia Miroshnik, Haddon Anderson, and Alyssa Elliott. Back row: Tori Good, Am…

The CHS girls cross country team received the state award for Distinguishment in Academic Achievement. The team must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher among the members for this award. Front row: Vanessa Pyatak, Abby Kopytko, Cheyenne Andrews, Vivian Bauer, Sailor Ander…