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CLHS State champions honored

Clear Lake High School 2016 State Champions have been honored in recent weeks during winter sporting events.  Top-seeded Clear Lake won its second straight Class 2A baseball title — and its third state championship in the last four years. The Lions outscored their three opponents 28-13 at the 2016 State Baseball Championship.  Ryan Leisure earned…
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Lions get pair of wins over NCC teams

(Above) Storbeck sets school record - Clear Lake’s Thomas Storbeck (15) had five three-pointers against Humboldt Thursday, helping his team to a win and breaking the school record for three’s made in a career.  The baskets gave Storbeck 120 three-pointers in his career, breaking the old record of 118. -Reporter file photo by Chris Barragy. The Clear…
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No. 6 CL girls add to win column

No. 3 Crestwood comes to town Thursday Sixth rated (3A) Clear Lake added two more victories to its 13-1 record last week.  The Lions defeated Humboldt (9-3, 6-2) and Clarion-Goldfield-Dows (0-12, 0-7) to remain in the North Central Conference driver’s seat. The Lions are slated to host third ranked (3A) Crestwood Thursday, Jan. 26.  Friday…
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Faught wins second NCC title; Lions sixth

Flu sidelines several Lions Clear Lake sophomore Eric Faught earned a second straight North Central Conference wrestling title Saturday at Algona.  Faught, who improved to 27-1, won by fall in both of his 113-pound matches to win the weight.  Both pins were recorded in under one-minute. Aside from Faught’s achievement, the day wasn’t what Lion…
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Girls Union announces Regional Basketball pairings

The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union has released the pairings for 2017 regional basketball contests. Clear Lake will be the site of first and second round games on Saturday, Feb. 11 and Wednesday, Feb. 15.  On Feb. 11 the Lions will host Dike-New Hartford in a 7 p.m. game.  The winner of that game…
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GHV girls dump North Iowa, B-K

Solid defense provided a pair of wins for the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls last week.  The Cards are now 6-9 overall and 5-6 in the conference. GHV 69, North Iowa 36 Rebounding wasn’t enough for the Bison of North Iowa (1-9, 1-12) as they fell to GHV by way of efficient scoring and scrappy defense. The Cardinals’…
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