Monthly Archives: October 2016

Clear Lake and GHV boys cross country teams on to State

(Above) Clear Lake’s Katelyn Moore qualified individually with a time of 20:57. GHV’s Smith wins it all; team also wins The GHV and Clear Lake boys cross country teams are headed to the State Meet Saturday in Fort Dodge.  Defending Class 2A Champion Garner-Hayfield-Ventura won the District Meet held in Garner Thursday with 46 points. …
Read more

Lions fall in final football battle of the season

(Above) Clear Lake’s Jake Peterson (50) brings down a Chickasaw running back in Friday night’s game.  Also pictured for Clear Lake is Cody Matz (89, Joey Monson (63) and Luke Eggers (34).  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy A 7-6 score at halftime turned into a 22-6 defeat for the Clear Lake Lions at New Hampton…
Read more

Cards make a final statement

GHV’s Conner Shaw (18) fights for extra yards before he’s brought down in Friday night’s game. -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy A team known for its powerful running game put on a strong final performance, as the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura Cardinals (6-3, 4-3) defeated the Osage Green Devils (2-7, 1-6), 42-13. The game was the season finale for…
Read more

GHV volleyball team stays focused and advances in Regional play

A focused and aggressive Garner-Hayfield-Ventura volleyball team shut down Hampton-Dumont, 3-0 in the opening round in the Class 3A Region 4 volleyball tournament held on Wednesday, Oct. 19. “Out main focus tonight was on energy,” said Coach Kelsey Steffens.  “The girls know how to fight and push points.  The combination of determination and energy helped…
Read more

Lions fall in post-season to tough Osage team

The Clear Lake volleyball team bowed out of post-season play at the hands of 14th ranked Osage Thursday night.  The Green Devils swept the match, 25-14, 25-16, 25-22. I was extremely proud of the way the team battled in our final match against Osage,” said first year Coach Jill Smith.  “Osage is a very well-coached…
Read more

Remember When 10-26-2016

(Above) Pumpkin patch friends, 1991 - Sunset School kindergarteners visited the Furleigh Farms pumpkin patch in 1991.  Trying to get a hold of this giant pumpkin was (L-R): Jacque Poole, Cory Burns, Brian Zipse, Michelle Manos, Amanda Heinz and Allison Lueders. 25 Years Ago October 1991 Benjamin Furleigh, a native of Clear Lake, has announced he…
Read more