In a game heard right here on KCHA Friday night, the Charles City Comet baseball team was at home for a Northeast Iowa Conference game against Waverly-Shell Rock. The game went back-and-forth with the Comets leading 8-5 heading into the bottom of the seventh. The Go-Hawks were able to score four runs in the bottom half of the inning and came away with a 9-5 win. JJ Ritter led the Comet offence with three hits, a run scored and two runs batted in, Dylan Salinas had three hits as well and Elliott Sinwell drove in a pair of runs. The Comet baseball team is now 11-10 overall this season and their NEIC record is 8-7. They will play at home again tonight in a make-up game against Central Springs.
The Charles City Comet softball team finished up their regular season with a two day tournament in Iowa City over the weekend. The Comets went 1-3 at the very competitive tournament. Their lone win was against Muscatine on Friday in extra innings. The Comet softball team wraps up the regular season with an impressive 31-6 overall record. They will now shift their focus to the Regional Tournament that begins this week. The Comets will play the winner of Waterloo East and Mason City at home on Saturday night in the Regional Semi-Finals.
The Nashua-Plainfield Husky softball team concluded their regular season with two games over the weekend. On Friday night, they beat Lake Mills 14-4 in five innings and then lost at Hampton-Dumont on Saturday 7-2. The Nashua softball team finishes the regular season with a record of 9-16. They will have their first Class 2A Regional game tomorrow night at home against Belmond-Klemme.
The Nashua-Plainfield Husky baseball team also had two games this weekend. They were 12-6 winners over Lake Mills on Friday night and then they lost a 6-5 decision on Saturday to Hampton-Dumont. The Husky baseball team is now 9-14 overall this season and they will have another game tonight when they host Tripoli.
The Osage Green Devil baseball team was in Eagle Grove on Friday night for a Top of Iowa Conference game. The Green Devils broke a tie with a run in the top of the seventh and held on for the 5-4 win. Nathan Bushbaum had two hits, two runs scored and two runs batted in to lead the Osage offense. The Green Devil baseball team improves to 9-10 overall this season and they will play again tonight at Central Springs.
The Osage Green Devil softball team ended their regular season with an offensive explosion on Friday night as they defeated Eagle Grove 22-8 in five innings. Olivia Dodd had a home run and three RBI for the Green Devils who complete their regular season with a record of 13-17. They will play in a Class 3A Region 5 Quarter-Final tomorrow night at New Hampton.
The North Butler Bearcat softball team picked up a home win in their final regular season game on Friday night as they shutout Belmond-Klemme 12-0 in three innings. The Bearcats used an eleven run second inning and Marcy Jacobs had three hits and two RBI for the North Butler offense. The Bearcats finish the regular season with an 18-10 overall record and they will begin the postseason tonight with a Class 1A Region 3 home game against GMG.
The North Butler Bearcat baseball team was also at home on Friday night against Belmond-Klemme. North Butler gave up seven runs in the sixth inning which caused them to drop the game 9-6. Kane Allison, Jared Feldman and Chase Eiklenborg each had two hits for the Bearcats who are now 8-9 this season. They will have a game tonight at West Fork.
The Rockford Warrior baseball team had a hit parade on Friday night in their game at North Iowa. The Warriors finished with 13 hits and 19 runs in their 19-1 win in five innings. Kayden Lyman had three hits, three runs scored and three RBI for Rockford as they improved to 11-13 this season.
The Rockford Warrior softball team scored 13 runs in the third inning in their road game against North Iowa on Friday night which gave them a 13-0 win in three innings. The Warrior softball team went 15-8 during the regular season and will now have their first postseason game tonight. They will play North Iowa again, but this time it will be at home for the first round of the Class 2A Region 2 Tournament.