25 June 2019
Comets inflict damage during DH sweep of Cadets

Comets inflict damage during DH sweep of Cadets


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com NEW HAMPTON — The Charles City Comets did a lot of damage with their bats while jumping out to a...
20 June 2019
Comets can’t find the gaps in 4-1 loss to Green Devils

Comets can’t find the gaps in 4-1 loss to Green Devils


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — The response wasn’t grammatically correct, but when “Wee Willie” Keeler sai...
19 June 2019
Undefeated Comets win 25th; Heyer whiffs 800th

Undefeated Comets win 25th; Heyer whiffs 800th


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com MANLY — Sluggers have been known to go into slumps right after multi-homer games. Or at least...
 
18 June 2019
Comets keep rolling with 12-0, 3-inning win over Saints

Comets keep rolling with 12-0, 3-inning win over Saints


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Some players are overdue. Some teams are overdue ... even those who have won 2...
17 June 2019
Charles City rallies back against Oelwein ace, but Huskies  hang on to win 7-5

Charles City rallies back against Oelwein ace, but Huskies hang on to win 7-5


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com NEW HAMPTON — Part of the reason why there are no undefeated teams in the Northeast Iowa Confe...
16 June 2019
Comets go 3-0 at MC softball tourney, improve to 22-0

Comets go 3-0 at MC softball tourney, improve to 22-0


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com MASON CITY — With the possible exception for those who run the 50-50 at Charles City home softba...
 
13 June 2019
No. 3-ranked Comets sweep Go-Hawks, improve to 19-0

No. 3-ranked Comets sweep Go-Hawks, improve to 19-0


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — Waverly-Shell Rock senior Molly McNally got her Go-Hawks off to good starts in bo...
12 June 2019
Comets split dramatic doubleheader with Go-Hawks

Comets split dramatic doubleheader with Go-Hawks


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — Cub reporters tend to annoy their grizzled editors whenever they file a story with a s...
10 June 2019
Chickasaws jump out early to defeat Comets, 9-1

Chickasaws jump out early to defeat Comets, 9-1


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — The “pitch count” has become a part of baseball at all levels. That’s wh...
 
09 June 2019
Wolverines rally to defeat Comets, 12-11, in extra innings

Wolverines rally to defeat Comets, 12-11, in extra innings


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — The late, great Don Drysdale often referred to it as the “Big, Bad Inning” when he...