Tuesday June 7, 2016
The Charles City Comet baseball team finished up their suspended Northeast Iowa Conference game against Waverly-Shell Rock at home last night. The Game picked up in the third inning with the Go-Hawks leading 1-0. The Comet bats were silent all night and Waverly took advantage of some Comet miscues on defense in route to an 8-0 victory. The Comet hitters managed just four hits in the game to back Nate Lasher who pitched five and two thirds innings and gave up four earned runs and struck out seven. With the double-header split, the Charles City Comet baseball team now sits with an overall record of 4-4 and they are 2-2 in NEIC play. Next up for the Comets will be another Northeast Iowa Conference double header tonight, this one will be on the road at Waukon.
The Nashua-Plainfield baseball team was dominant last night in their Top of Iowa Conference win over North Butler. The Huskies pounded out nineteen hits on the night and cruised to a 15-0 win in four innings. Mason Hyde did it all for the Huskies as he pitched all four innings without giving up a hit and struck out four. Hyde also went 2-2 at the plate and had two doubles, three runs scored and an RBI. The Nashua baseball team improves to 4-5 overall this season and are 3-4 in conference play. The Huskies will play at Sumner-Fredericksburg tonight. North Butler baseball drops to 2-3 and 1-3 and will be in action again tonight at Central Springs.
The North Butler Bearcat softball team scored four runs in the fourth inning to blow their game against Nashua-Plainfield open last night as they took down the Huskies 8-3 in Top of Iowa Conference action. With the win, the Bearcat softball team improves to 5-2 overall and are a perfect 5-0 in conference play while the Nashua softball team drops to 1-8 and 1-4. North Butler will be in conference action again tomorrow at West Fork. The Nashua softball team will have their next game at home on Friday night against West Fork.
The Osage Green Devil softball team handled West Fork last night in Top of Iowa Conference action 15-5 in six innings. With Osage leading just 6-5 after four and a half innings, the Green Devils put a seven spot on the board in the bottom of the fifth to put the game away. Osage softball improves to 2-3 overall this season and 2-2 in league play. They will be in action again tonight at Garner-Hayfield-Ventura.
The Osage Green Devil baseball team suffered a setback at home last night to West Fork 12-0 in five innings. The Green Devil baseball team sits at 3-7 overall this year and 2-2 in Top of Iowa Conference action. Osage baseball will take on Garner-Hayfield-Ventura at home tonight.
The Saint Ansgar Saints baseball team took care of Rockford last night in Top of Iowa Conference play last night 10-0 in five innings. John Patterson had two hits, three runs scored and an RBI to back Ben Boerjan who pitched all five innings for the Saints and struck out nine Warrior batters. The win was Saint Ansgar’s fifth in a row and they now sit at 7-2 overall and 3-0 in conference play while Rockford drops to 1-6 and 1-3. Saint Ansgar will play again tomorrow night at Northwood-Kensett, while Rockford will be in action again tonight at West Hancock.
The Charles City Comet softball team will be in non-conference action tonight against Forest City at home. The Comets come in with a record of 9-3 while the Indians sit at 6-2. You can tune into this game right here on KCHA starting with a pregame at 7:15 with first pitch scheduled for 7:30.