05 July 2019
Baseball district brackets have been drawn

Baseball district brackets have been drawn


Press Staff Report Good news for the Charles City Comets. They will have the home-field advantage while playing hosts for the Class 3A Substat...
04 July 2019
Flag Wave of Runners at CW Firecracker 5K/5M

Flag Wave of Runners at CW Firecracker 5K/5M


Charley Western Firecracker 5K/5M July 4, 2019 5-MILE MEDAL WINNERS Overall Champions — Torey Stallsmith (M) 29 minutes, 07 seconds; Kiki Co...
03 July 2019
Comets one out short of sweeping DH from Chickasaws

Comets one out short of sweeping DH from Chickasaws


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com NEW HAMPTON — After being roughed up and bounced from the mound in the first inning of last Frid...
 
01 July 2019
Comets shut out Cadets to finish with a perfect 18-0 NEIC record

Comets shut out Cadets to finish with a perfect 18-0 NEIC record


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — It was the type of home run little leaguers joyfully relate to their grandparents...
Panthers beat Comets, 8-6, in extra innings

Panthers beat Comets, 8-6, in extra innings


Press Staff Report ROCKFORD — After taking a 5-1 lead after three innings, Charles City needed to score 1 run in the bottom of the seventh to force...
30 June 2019
River remains undefeated at Iowa Games Whitewater Competition

River remains undefeated at Iowa Games Whitewater Competition


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — When Ned Beatty’s “Bobby” exclaims to Burt Reynolds’s “Lewis” “We j...
 
Comet come up 1 run short in chasing down Go-Hawks

Comet come up 1 run short in chasing down Go-Hawks


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — It looked like this was going to be a long night for the Charles City Comets. Or ma...
Comets receive 1st-round bye in softball regionals

Comets receive 1st-round bye in softball regionals


Press Staff Report After winning the first 30 games of the season, clinching a third-straight Northeast Iowa Conference title, and reaching as high a...
27 June 2019
Comets reach 30 wins, move up to No. 2

Comets reach 30 wins, move up to No. 2


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — CHARLES CITY — There were two numbers within reach for the Charles City Comet s...
 
26 June 2019
Tigers rally past Comets, 6-4

Tigers rally past Comets, 6-4


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CEDAR FALLS — In their non-conference away game versus Cedar Falls on Thursday, the Charles City C...