Charles City's Heyer collects 800th strikeout for unbeaten Comets

A senior pitcher reaches a milestone in her career in the Comets' 8-1 victory on Wednesday.

Posted: Jun 19, 2019 11:11 PM
Updated: Jun 20, 2019 7:33 AM

MANLY, Iowa - Two of the state's best softball teams clashed on Wednesday. In what was assumed to be a pitchers duel turned into an 8-1 victory for Charles City once the bats started going.

Charles City pitcher, Samantha Heyer, threw 13 strikeouts in the game and has totaled 805 career strikeouts. The Comets moved to 25-0 with the win.

Click on the video player above to view highlights from the game and Heyer's reaction.

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