In a game heard right here on KCHA last night, the Charles City Comet baseball team was at home for a Northeast Iowa Conference game against Waverly. The Go-Hawks jumped out to a 3-0 lead after two and a half innings, but the Comets scored two in the bottom of the third to make it a one run game. It would remain that way until Waverly scored three in the sixth and went on to defeat the Comets, 6-3. Drew Mitchell and Elliott Sinwell each had two hits for Charles City and Cole Reams scored two runs. The loss puts the Comets at 8-12 overall and they fall to 4-7 in the NEIC. They will hit the road tomorrow night to play against Waukon.
The Nashua-Plainfield baseball team was at Saint Ansgar last night for a Top of Iowa Conference match-up. The Saints scored eight runs in the bottom of the first and were able to cruise to a 13-3 win in five innings. Levi Enright led the Huskies with a double and two RBI while Kristian Holmvig pitched three and two thirds innings, gave up two earned runs and struck out two. The Nashua baseball team remains winless as they sit at 0-13 overall and they fall to 0-12 in the conference. Saint Ansgar improves to 16-5 and 8-1. The Huskies will host Osage tonight and the Saints will play next on Friday at West Fork.
The Osage Green Devil baseball team hosted North Butler last night in Top of Iowa Conference play. Osage used three run innings in the third and fourth to lead them to an 8-2 victory. Hunter Wagner went 1-3 with two RBI for the Green Devils, Hayden Meek had a double and two runs scored and Brett Bobinet pitched five and two thirds innings, gave up one earned run and struck out ten. Osage is now 8-10 overall and 5-6 in conference play while the Bearcats fall to 4-8. The Green Devils will be at Nashua tonight and North Butler will next play on Monday when they host the Huskies.
The Osage Green Devil softball team also hosted North Butler last night in a Top of Iowa Conference game. The score was tied at five after seven innings which forced extras. The Bearcats scored two in the top of the eighth and Osage was only able to push one run across in the bottom half of the inning. North Butler would come away with a 7-6 win. North Butler improves to 17-4 overall and they move to a perfect 10-0 in conference play while the Green Devil girls drop to 7-16 and 2-10. Osage will play again tonight at Nashua while North Butler will be at Riceville.
The Rockford Warrior softball team was on the road last night for a Top of Iowa Conference match-up with Mason City Newman. This game also went into extra innings with the Knights picking up the 4-3 win in nine. The loss for the Warriors puts their overall record at 13-11 and they fall to 6-7 in Top of Iowa Conference play. The Rockford softball team will host Clarksville tonight.
The Rockford Warrior baseball team was in Mason City last night taking on Newman Catholic in Top of Iowa Conference action. The Knights scored a pair of runs in the first three innings and went on to beat the Warriors 6-1. Dillon Schriever went 2-3 with a run scored to lead the Rockford offense. Clay Kuhlmeier and Zach Bushbaum combined to pitch three innings in relief without giving up a run. Rockford’s baseball team is now 11-9 overall this season and are 4-8 in the conference. The Warriors return to action tonight at home against Clarksville.