Category Archives: Sports

Lions take to the mat under new leadership

Clear Lake 2019-20 Wrestling Team - Members of the 2019-20 Clear Lake wrestling prograom include front row (L-R): Cheerleaders Brook McCoy, Valeria Campos, Gabriela Gonzalez, Olivia Larson, Stephanie Penning, Jordan Bailie, Abigail Hartkopp.  Row 2 (L-R) Statisticians Trinity Malek, Haley Munn, Grace Beard, Sam Jones, Isaiah Smith, Anthony Aragon, Hayden Rieck, statisticians Danielle Mennenga, Emma Pingel,…
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Clear Lake boys eye a return to State Tourney

Clear Lake 2019-20 Boys Varsity basketball team - Members of the 2019-20 Clear Lake varsity basketball team include: (front L-R) Jaylen DeVries, Ryan Thomas, Jackson Loge, Nick Danielson, Noah Petersen, Mitchell Raber, Carson Toebe, (back L-R) PJ Feuerbach, Carson Krefft, Eric Ritter, Andrew Formanek, Coaches Tim Meyer, Richie Ellis, Jeremey Ainley, Mike Oimoen, Austin Pehl, Brody…
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CLHS girls have wealth of experience, depth

Clear Lake 2019-20 Girls Varsity basketball team - Members of the 2019-20 Clear Lake Varsity team include: (front L-R) Taylor Krull, Tasha Adams, Assistant Coach Vernon Johnson, Head Coach Bart Smith, Assistant Coach Emily Hill, Julia Merfeld, (back L-R) Darby Dodd, Kaitlyn VanderPloeg, Emily Theiss, Ali Mausby, Zoe Fasbender, Sara Faber, Jaden Ainley, Chelsey Holck and…
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CL girls prove their talent

The Clear Lake girls showed Charles City why they are an early season favorite in Class 3A.  The Lions sunk the Comets, 63-27 in their season opener Tuesday, Nov. 26. “It was good to get that first win to start the season.  We see some good and some things we need to improve on,” said…
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Seven Lions earn IPSWA All-State honors

by Marianne Gasaway Clear Lake High School’s 10-1 team was well-represented on the Iowa Print Sports Writers Association’s (IPSWA) 2019 football All-State teams announced Tuesday, Nov. 26. The teams were selected by print sports writers in Iowa during a meeting on Saturday. Five Lions were named to the Class 2A First Team. For the second…
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Munn now at the helm of the CL wrestling program

(Above) Doug Munn (left) served as an assistant coach last season under Coach Mike Lester.  Munn has been an assistant at CLHS for nine years.  -Reporter file photo by Marianne Gasaway Doug Munn knows it takes a special mindset to be a wrestler.  Now, he’s learning the same holds true to be a wrestling coach.…
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