Local & State Sports articles


Today’s Spring Sporting Events (4/16)

The weather has been cooperative as of late; let’s hope that continues as there are plenty of activities on the schedule for our local spring sports teams.  The Charles City Comet boys and girls track teams will both be in action today.  The Comet boys will head to Cedar Falls for a meet that begins

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Area Sports Recap and Look Ahead (4/14)

The Charles City Comet boys and girls golf teams were in Northeast Iowa Conference action yesterday against Decorah.  The Comet boys were at home at the Cedar Ridge Golf Course and came up short as they fell to the Vikings 169-188.  Comet Sophomore Nate Lasher led the Comets with a 45, senior Skyler Koebrick shot

Close up view of golf ball on tee on golf course

Local Sports Weekend Wrap (4/13)

The Charles City Comet boys golf team was in New Hampton and came away with their first Northeast Iowa Conference win of the season as they knocked off the Chickasaws 175-184.  Comet sophomores Drew Mitchell and Nate Lasher led the way for Charles City as they each entered the clubhouse with scores of 42.  Freshman

golf ball

Local Spring Sports Schedule (4/9)

If Mother Nature permits, there will be some spring activities in our area tonight.  The Charles City Comet girls tennis team is scheduled to travel to Osage tonight for a meet.  Meet time is at 4pm. The Nashua Plainfield and North Butler boys and girls golf teams will head to Sheffield tonight for a quadrangular


Local Spring Sports Results (4/7)

Local spring sports are underway and the weather was cooperative enough to get some golf and track meets in yesterday.  The Charles City Comet boys track team was in Decorah last night competing against the Vikings, New Hampton, South Winneshiek and Waukon.  The Comets were able to claim the meet title with 80.5 team points

Collegiate Football on the Field with room for copy

KCHA Sports Report (3/26)

College basketball is on a lot of people’s minds this time of year, especially with the Sweet 16 starting tonight.  We will cover some college football however during this sports report. The Iowa football team opens spring drills without Jake Rudock at quarterback. The two year starter for the Hawkeyes may be transferring after C.J.


KCHA Local Sports Report (3/24)

The Charles City Comet boys and girls track teams will compete in the Northeast Iowa Conference Indoor track meet today at Wartburg College.  The meet time is set for 5pm and all the NEIC teams, Crestwood, Decorah, Oelwein, Waverly-Shell Rock, Waukon, and New Hampton will be represented. Burglary charges are pending against three University of

Red bowling ball knocking over pins in a perfect strike

Local Athletes Earn Postseason Honors (3/12)

The Charles City Comet boys and girls bowling teams recently had some individuals honored as the All-District Teams came out.  The Comets had two athletes named to the first team, Tyler Brockney a junior for the Comet boys and Macy Ross a freshman for the Comet girls.  Brockney finished the year with a 211 average