Category Archives: Sports

Moving on!

Clear Lake senior Ali Maulsby rushes back to celebrate with her teammates after updating the Class 3A State Tournament bracket to show her team moving on to the semi-finals on Thursday.  The Lions shut down Waukon in their opening game Monday night to reach the final four.  Clear Lake is set to play Unity Christian…
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Defense key to first round win at State Tournament

(Above) Kaitlyn VanderPloeg led the Lions with 12 points and six rebounds.  She was also named Player of the Game.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway They say defense wins championships.  If that’s true, it’s going to be a good week for Clear Lake. Thanks to some lockdown defense, Clear Lake is headed…
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Super fan

Seth Ashland was nominated by the Clear Lake team to receive a Sportsmanship Award certificate before Monday night’s State basketball game.  In addition, he accepted a $250 check from Iowa Farm Bureau for the Clear Lake Schools’ scholarship fund.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy.
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Lions win a close one in Class 3A Sub-State semifinals

by Marianne Gasaway The Lions stepped up their defense in the second half and held on to win against Spencer, 58-55, in the Class 3A Sub-State semifinals played Thursday in Clear Lake.  The victory put the Lions in the Sub-State finals against Humboldt Tuesday night (March 2).  Clear Lake (21-2) and Humboldt (15-7) met twice…
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Wells Fargo, here we come!

The Clear Lake girls basketball team punched its ticket to the State Tournament Saturday night with a commanding win over Williamsburg.   Last season the Lions, who have qualified for State four of the past five years, reached the semi-finals.  They begin their quest for a State title Monday, March 1, against Waukon.   With…
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Lions dominate on road to State Tournament

(Above) The Clear Lake girls basketball team is all smiles as they pose with their State Qualifier banner.  The team defeated Williamsburg, 59-29, to get their ticket punched for the State Tournament. by Marianne Gasaway It’s on to State for the Clear Lake girls basketball team!   The second ranked (3A) Lions roared past unranked…
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