Category Archives: Sports

Clabaugh and LeFevre to compete in State Solo Dance Competition

By Michelle Watson Clear Lake Dance team members Bella Clabaugh and Emily LeFevre, both sophomores, are scheduled to compete in Class IV of the State Solo Dance Competition to be held on Saturday, Nov. 3, at Newton High School. Bella, number #401, will perform a lyrcial routine at 2:34 p.m. Emily, number 427, will perform a jazz routine…
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Taking on the world one baby step at a time

(Above) Joe Colon’s arm is raised as the bronze medalist at the 2018 Senior World Championships. -Photo by Larry Slater. by Marianne Gasaway “Baby steps,” Joe Colon calls them.  “Baby steps.” Days ago Colon, a Clear Lake High School graduate, stepped his way into history with a third place finish at the 2018 Senior World…
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Faught and Wright to compete for Clear Lake

by Marianne Gasaway A pair of Clear Lake harriers have qualified for the State Cross Country Meet Saturday in Spencer.  The top three teams, Sergeant Bluff-Luton (76 points), Humboldt (79) and MOC-Floyd Valley (103), along with the top 15 individuals, qualified for Saturday’s 12:30 p.m. run. Sophomore Justin Wright and senior Eric Faught finished 10th…
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Smith, Hejlik and Christians will run for Cardinals

by Michelle Watson The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura cross country team will be represented by three runners at the State Cross Country Meet.  The runners qualified on Thursday, Oct. 18, when Garner hosted the Class 2A District Meet. Reece Smith and Jake Hejlik will be representing the boys and Abby Christians will be competing for the girls. “I…
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Lions shut out Cadets, but left out of play-offs

(Above) Clear Lake quarterback Jaylen DeVries hands off to running back Jaden O’Brien Green during Friday night’s romp over Iowa Falls-Alden.  DeVries set new single season and all-time passing records at Clear Lake Friday night.  O’Brien Green finished the night with 139-yards on 13 carries.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway The Clear…
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Cards fall to Spirit Lake in final game of the year

by Michelle Watson It was a long night for the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura football team Friday.  First, a long bus ride to Spirit Lake, where they faced the 6-2 Indians.   Second, they had to endure a high-scoring romp that ended their season. Spirit Lake scored on their first possession of the game then, a Cardinal fumble…
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