Madonna's Comis earns honor
WEIRTON - Weirton Madonna senior quarterback Ross Comis has been selected as the Student Sports Eastern Region Player of the Week for his performance in a 35-6 win over Clay-Battelle.
The 6-foot, 175-pound senior quarterback-safety accounted for 430 total yards on offense and three touchdowns as the state's No. 1 ranked Class A team finished the regular season at 10-0.
Comis had 312 yards in he first half as Madonna roared to a 28-0 cushion at intermission. He ended with 254 rushing yards and a 3-yard score on 21 carries and completed 10 of 14 passes for 176 yards and two touchdowns of 30 (Marcello Biondillo) and 73 yards (Will Bowser). He also had an interception on defense, where he has started four years.
As a three-year standout at quarterback, Comis is one of the leading contender for the Kennedy Award given to the state's Player of the Year.
Big Red boosters to sponsor bus
STEUBENVILLE - The Big Red Boosters Club is sponsoring a bus to the Division IV playoff game with Zanesville Maysville at 7:30 p.m. Friday at St. Clairsville. It is a non-smoking and non-alcohol bus. Seats are $30 which includes a ticket. The bus will leave Harding School parking lot at 5:15 p.m. Seats are on a first-come basis.
For information, contact Vic Corsi at (740) 264-5526.