Category Archives: Sports

GHV girls win one; fall in OT to MC

(Above) GHV’s Abby Kale gives the ball a ride during the Webster City match on Tuesday.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy GHV 9, Webster City 1 The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls gained the confidence they needed when they downed Webster City, 9-1, on Tuesday, April 11. “I thought we needed a game like this,” said Coach Josh Banse. …
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Lions capture two wins

CL 163, New Hampton 167 The Lions battled adverse weather conditions and a tough New Hampton team Monday, April 10.  Clear Lake prevailed, 163-167. “New Hampton is a highly ranked team in Class 2A.  I think they will be a big hurdle in our quest to gain a state berth this spring,” said Clear Lake…
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Cardinals win triangular

(Above) GHV’s Matthew Heinemann keeps his eye on the ball during the North Iowa meet held Thursday, April 13.  -Photo courtesy of  Cheila Frayne Garner-Hayfield-Ventura’s Grady Umbarger shot a 41 to lead the Cardinals to a triangular meet victory at Gruis Recreation Center in Buffalo Center on Thursday, April 13.  GHV shot a 172 to…
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CL girls tennis team scores a pair of wins; move record to 4-1

The Clear Lake girls tennis team picked up a pair of wins last week over Osage and Hampton, improving their record to 4-1. “We are getting better at making adjustments and fighting for every point,” said Coach Mary Jo Peterson. CL 6, Osage 3 The Lions won the first four singles matches and the same…
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Mohawks edge Lions

Mason City 3, CL 1 Mason City edged the Clear Lake girls, 3-1, in a match played Monday, April 10. “Though we lost,  I was pleased with our effort,” said Clear Lake Coach Steve Faber.  “Considering most of our kids were up late with Prom over the weekend we couldn’t have asked for much more…
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GHV girls record personal best times

Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Despite finishing at the bottom of the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows meet held on Tuesday, April 11, the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls had a lot to celebrate.  They recorded many personal best times and finished in the top on some events.  Pocahontas Area won the meet with 365 points, followed by Iowa Falls-Alden with 277 points.  GHV finished with…
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