25 May 2023
Comets split doubleheader with Chickasaws

Comets split doubleheader with Chickasaws


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com NEW HAMPTON — It was some clutch hitting that gave Charles City the lead and some outstandin...
 
Comets get walk-off win over Mustangs in softball home-opener

Comets get walk-off win over Mustangs in softball home-opener


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — With two runners aboard and no outs, nothing gets you out of such jams than t...
22 May 2023
Josiah Cunnings leaps to state title in Class 3A boys long jump

Josiah Cunnings leaps to state title in Class 3A boys long jump


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — How does Josiah Cunnings feel about winning the long jump at the State Track an...
 

JJ Ritter finishes baseball career at Bismarck State with .405 batting average


Press Staff Report MILES CITY, Mont. — Charles City 2021 graduate JJ Ritter concluded his college baseball career with the Bismarck State Mystics...
18 May 2023

Keely Collins places 5th in Class 3A girls high jump at state


Press Staff Report DES MOINES — For the third year in a row, Charles City’s Keely Collins has medaled in the Class 3A girls high jump at the St...
 
Comet junior Claire Girkin makes state girls golf cut

Comet junior Claire Girkin makes state girls golf cut


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com MANCHESTER — Too bad there are no backboards in golf. If you’re better than most, you...
 
Comets start season with road win over Bulldogs, home loss to Riverhawks

Comets start season with road win over Bulldogs, home loss to Riverhawks


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — At times during the past basketball season, the Comets were in need of a “3...
 

Connell helps Cyclone women place 3rd at Big 12 T&F Championships


Press Staff Report NORMAN, Okla. — Charles City 2021 graduate Kiki Connell recently helped the Iowa State Women’s Track and Field team place th...
15 May 2023
Carson Gallup places 17th at Class 3A Boys Golf District Tournament

Carson Gallup places 17th at Class 3A Boys Golf District Tournament


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — After playing the back-nine at Waverly Municipal Golf Course during Monday’s Cla...
 

Comet netters defeat Green Devils in regional first round, eliminated by Vikings in semifinals


Press Staff Report DECORAH — Sometimes, it is better to go up against the devil you know … or the Green Devils you know. The Charles City Co...