Monthly Archives: April 2018

A win and a loss for CL boys tennis team

(Above) Clear Lake’s Mac Adams returns a volley during recent tennis action.  Inclement weather in Clear Lake put the Clear Lake boys tennis team on the road twice last week for matches.  The Lion split matches with tough opponents. Boone 9, CL 0 An experienced Boone team handled the Lions 9-0. “Boone has a very…
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Boys soccer team finally gets season underway

Finally!  It’s been a busy week for the Clear Lake boys soccer team. W-SR 2, CL 1 Tuesday, April 17, the Lions traveled to Waverly and confirmed there is green grass to play on. “After being stuck inside a gymnasium for the past few weeks it was nice to get a game in,” said Coach…
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Smith to compete in Drake Relays

Reece Smith, a long distance runner for Garner-Hayfield-Ventura, will be running in the Drake Relays on Thursday night, April 26, at 5:25 p.m.  Smith qualified in the 3200 meter run with a time of 9:46.35. Smith qualified for the Drake Relays on April 5, at Southeast Polk.  At that time, Smith’s  time made him the…
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Clear Lake competes in North Fayette Valley Co-Ed Invitational

Clear Lake boys and girls track teams participated in an unscheduled event Friday in an attempt to get some time on the oval.  Coaches said both teams were grateful for the opportunity to compete in this challenging spring season. The Lions’ boys team placed sixth in the nine-team field at the North Fayette Valley Invitational…
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CL boys compete against tough teams at Fred Smith Relays

Clear Lake boys tested themselves against some of biggest and best schools in the state by competing at the Fred Smith Relays in Ankeny last week.  Placements were hard to come by against the likes of Waukee, two Ankeny schools, Dowling Catholic, Southeast Polk, Ames and more 4A schools in the 16-team field. The Lions…
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GHV girls soccer team falls in season opener to IF-A

The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls soccer team has been battling the weather all season, but did manage to get a game in between snow storms.  The Cardinals traveled to Iowa Falls on Tuesday, April 17, to face the Cadets. The two teams played a close game, with the score knotted at 0-0 at the end of the…
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