Category Archives: Sports

Lions remain perfect

(Above) Clear Lake’s Jack Barragy applies some heavy defensive pressure against a Forest City ball handler.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway The Clear Lake boys basketball team is a perfect 10.  The Lions started 2019 with two more .  They defeated Humboldt to move to 6-0 in the North Central Conference, then…
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CL girls back on track

(Above) Clear Lake’s Chelsey Holck looks for an outlet pass during Saturday’s game against Forest City.  Holck came off the bench to connect on three of four three-point shots.  She finished with 15-points for the night.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway The Clear Lake girls basketball team started the new year by…
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Lion wrestlers hoping to avenge loss against Humboldt

by Marianne Gasaway Clear Lake wrestlers began the second half of their season with a North Central Conference dual meet at Humboldt, followed by a weekend invitational. Coach Mike Lester said his team was feeling the effects of a few grapplers out with illness when they faced Humboldt.  Hopefully the team can avenge the loss…
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Cardinals pick up two big wins

(Above) GHV’s Zachary Suby puts up a shot against Algona.  The Cards pulled off a 58-56 victory over the Bulldogs.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Michelle Watson It was an exciting week for the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys.  They pounded North Union and came out on the winning side of a close contest with Class 3A…
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GHV girls face tough competition

(Above) GHV’s Jayden Frank had a stellar game against Algona on Saturday.  Frank ended the night with 31-points, the most scored at a GHV game since 1996. Despite her effort the Cardinals fell to fifth (3A) rated Algona.   -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Michelle Watson The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls held their ground against some…
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Lions edged by Go-Hawks, 55-53

by Marianne Gasaway The Clear Lake Lions skidded into the holiday break with three straight losses.  On Thursday, Dec. 20, the Lions were edged by Waverly-Shell Rock, 55-53. The Go-Hawks (8-1) entered the game ranked eighth among Class 4A schools by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Association; the Lions (6-3) were ranked fourth in…
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