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Storbeck wins Junior Tour Mid Summer Classic

(Above) Clear Lake’s Thomas Storbeck won the boys 16-18 year-old division at the annual Junior Tour Mid Summer Classic, held July 17-18, in Ankeny, Iowa. From (L-R): Thomas Storbeck, Austin Reynolds, Ben Bermel and head PGA Professional Curt Ingham.  -Submitted photo Thomas Storbeck, a standout golfer at Clear Lake High School, was the winner of…
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Lions land seven on All-NCC teams

The Clear Lake Lions baseball team landed three players on the 2017 All-North Central Conference First Team, while four others earned recognition in the all-conference balloting. Junior Zach Lester was one of three unanimous picks on the All-NCC First Team.  Joining him was pitcher Max Hackbarth and outfielder Riley Mishler, both from NCC champion Webster…
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Four CL players named to All-NCC teams

The up and coming Clear Lake softball team is represented by four players on the All-North Central Conference Teams announced last week. Freshman infielder Julia Merfeld has been honored as a First Team All-North Central Conference selection.   Another freshman, outfielder Sara Faber, and infielder Chloe Mueller, a junior, were named to the All-NCC Second…
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GHV players named to All-Conference teams

It’s no surprise, considering the successful season the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura baseball team had, that they would be well represented on the 2017 Top of Iowa West Division All-Conference lists.  The Cardinals had three players named to the First Team, three players on the Second Team and one player who earned Honorable Mention recognition. Nick Joynt, Ryan…
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Hughes and Smith earn honors for GHV

Jayden Hughes and Trinity Smith, both sophomores, received post-season recognition by being named to 2017 Top of Iowa West Division All Conference Team.  Both girls were named to the Second Team.   Hughes led the team with 20 stolen bases.  She had 34 hits during the season, one being a double and one a triple,…
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Remember When 7-26-2017

(Above) Clear Lake mural, 1992 - In 1992, Ben Furleigh worked on a mural he designed and painted in support of the tourist and beautification efforts of the Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce and the Main Street Clear Lake groups.  The Jaycees donated the paint and supplies.  Furleigh is using an old motto of “1st of…
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