Monthly Archives: October 2015

Remember When October 28, 2015

(Above) 1133rd send-off in 1990 -  North Iowans lined County Road B-35 (old Highway 106) from the National Guard Armory in Mason City to Interstate 35 in Clear Lake to give members of the 1133rd a supportive send-off to Fort McCoy in 1990.  There were flags and banners to show the guardsmen they will be…
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Lions top Cardinals

[caption id="attachment_13738" align="alignleft" width="270"] Clear Lake’s Zach Tatum tries to get by GHV’s Nick Joynt, as Clear Lake’s Jarod Anderson (2) provides a block. Also pictured for GHV is Gabe Umbarger (67) and Ben Baumgard (31). -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy[/caption] The Clear Lake Lions did what they needed to do Friday night.  The Lions…
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Lions claw their way to District Championship

For the first time since 1988, the Clear Lake boys cross country team will be returning to the State Cross Country Meet. The Lions finished first in the field of 15 at the 2A State Qualifying Meet held at Fox Ridge Golf Course in Dike on Thursday, Oct. 22. Clear Lake sophomore Gretchen Jones also…
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GHV boys capture X-C title; heading to State Meet

[caption id="attachment_13739" align="alignleft" width="270"] CHASE SMITH[/caption] Chase Smith records one of the best times in Class 2A With four runners finishing in the top 10, it is no surprise that the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boy’s cross country team captured the title and will be heading to the State Meet.    GHV senior Chase Smith recorded one of…
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Future looks bright for CL X-C girls

Gretchen Jones qualifies for State The Lady Lions had their best meet of the year in a district that had six of the 15 ranked teams participating.  The team finished eighth with one State qualifier. Gretchen Jones ran a great race to finish 10th in a time of 20:25. “It was easily the most difficult…
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