29 July 2019
Stirring of the Grass

Stirring of the Grass


All Iowa Lawn Tennis Club hosts 3rd-annual Alex J. Kuhn Memorial Invitational
By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — It w...
28 July 2019
Comets make statement at State, come from behind to win 3rd-place game

Comets make statement at State, come from behind to win 3rd-place game


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com FORT DODGE — Taking advantage of an errant pitch, Charles City junior Alex Litterer raced home f...
 
25 July 2019
Six Comets named to All-NEIC baseball teams

Six Comets named to All-NEIC baseball teams


Press Staff Report The Charles City Comets, who recently won the school’s first district title in 10 years and came a game short of advancing t...
One out shy of reaching championship game, Comets fall to Lancers in extra innings

One out shy of reaching championship game, Comets fall to Lancers in extra innings


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com FORT DODGE — The Charles City Comets found themselves just one out away from reaching the Class 4A...
23 July 2019
Comets ‘walk’ into state semis with 4-3 win over Fillies

Comets ‘walk’ into state semis with 4-3 win over Fillies


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com FORT DODGE — As a state and Drake Relays-qualifying long-distance runner, Charles City sophomore...
 
22 July 2019
Comets defeat Go-Hawks, 7-3, for district title

Comets defeat Go-Hawks, 7-3, for district title


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — Brand new baseballs are not created equal. Just ask Cole Reams. “I just liked ...
Dave Williams returns as Charles City’s head wrestling coach

Dave Williams returns as Charles City’s head wrestling coach


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — It’s a tradition that when a wrestler, an official, or even a coach retires fro...
21 July 2019
Comets advance past Lions, 12-6; to face Go-Hawks in district final

Comets advance past Lions, 12-6; to face Go-Hawks in district final


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com WAVERLY — To go deep into the postseason, you likely need a deep pitching staff. And that sta...
 
18 July 2019
AILTC to host 3rd-annual Alex J. Kuhn Memorial Tennis Invitational on Saturday

AILTC to host 3rd-annual Alex J. Kuhn Memorial Tennis Invitational on Saturday


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — It wasn’t the first time Mark Kuhn attended the Wimbledon Tennis Championships,...