15 July 2024
Six Comets selected to All-NEIC Softball Team

Six Comets selected to All-NEIC Softball Team


Press Staff Report The Charles City Comets, who advanced as far as the Class 4A-Region 7 semifinals while concluding their season with an overa...
 
Clippers stop Comets with 5-2 softball regional semifinal win

Clippers stop Comets with 5-2 softball regional semifinal win


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com OXFORD — If the Charles City Comets made the long trip to Saturday’s Class 4A-Region 7 sem...
 
WD Bobcats end Comets’ baseball season with 10-0 substate first-round win

WD Bobcats end Comets’ baseball season with 10-0 substate first-round win


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com FARLEY — When Noah White throws strikes, good things usually happen. During the Class 1A ...
11 July 2024
Comets defeat Vikings 10-2, advance to softball regional semifinals

Comets defeat Vikings 10-2, advance to softball regional semifinals


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — If this happened to any other team, it would have been a bad omen. While h...
 
Vikings defeat Comets 9-4 in regular-season finale

Vikings defeat Comets 9-4 in regular-season finale


Press Staff Report CHARLES CITY — The law of averages has its greatest dominion in baseball … especially in regards to “batting averages...
09 July 2024
Bombers have successful youth softball season, looking to add to their arsenal

Bombers have successful youth softball season, looking to add to their arsenal


To The Press The Charles City Bombers are taking the game of softball to the next competitive level for girls looking to expand their softball ...
08 July 2024
Go-Hawks defeat Comets 1-0 to clinch NEIC softball title

Go-Hawks defeat Comets 1-0 to clinch NEIC softball title


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — The Charles City Comets had been here before so many times this season. On repe...
 
Warriors roll over Comets 13-1

Warriors roll over Comets 13-1


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — In the first of three non-conference home games to close out the regular seas...
04 July 2024
‘Chip’ breaks tie between Comet SQs at Firecracker 5K

‘Chip’ breaks tie between Comet SQs at Firecracker 5K


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — The first photo-finish to determine a race came in the late 19th Century. ...
 
Comets end winless drought with DH baseball split against Cadets

Comets end winless drought with DH baseball split against Cadets


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CRESCO — A pitcher’s best friend … the good ‘ol 6-5-but-you’ve-got-to-tag-him-out do...