Category Archives: Sports

Clear Lake grapplers beat Mason City in county-rivalry

(Above) Clear Lake’s Kade Hambly chose to move up a weight and wrestle Mason City’s 285-pounder, Troy Monahan, who is rated number one.  Hambly, who wanted some good competition in preparation for the  State tournament, wrestled hard, but lost by a fall in 5:56.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy By Marianne Gasaway Emotions were running…
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Lions in command of the North Central Conference

By Marianne Gasaway The Clear Lake boys basketball team continued to ride the wave of success.  The Lions pushed their record to 13-0 with a win over Clarion-Goldfield-Dows last week.  They are in command in the North Central Conference at 8-0. This week the Lions moved their previously scheduled Tuesday, Jan. 22 game to Monday…
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Cardinals on a roll and move record to 9-3 in Top of Iowa Conference

By Michelle Watson The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys moved their record to 9-3 in the Top of Iowa Conference with two big wins over West Hancock and Belmond-Klemme in action last week.  The Cardinal’s overall record stands at 11-4. GHV 57, West Hancock 39 James Betz proved Tuesday night why he is college basketball material.  He recorded…
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CL girls move to 7-1 in NCC

By Marianne Gasaway The Lions framed  a couple of sluggish quarters with dominating ones on their way to a 55-34 victory over Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Tuesday, Jan. 15.  The victory puts Clear Lake at 10-3 overall and 7-1 in the North Central Conference. The Lions were scheduled to play Webster City (4-9, 2-5) Monday night and Crestwood…
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GHV girls win one; lose one

(Above) GHV’s Jade Hanson keeps her eye on the basket as she drives past a Belmond-Klemme defender.  Hanson finished the game with 12-points and five rebounds.  The Cardinals defeated the Broncos, 81-23.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy By Michelle Watson What a difference a couple of days can make.  The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls basketball team faced…
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Faught claims fourth NCC title; Lions finish as runners-up

Eric Faught etched his name in North Central Conference history as a four-time NCC title holder, and the Lions earned four additional titles at the conference meet held Saturday at Clarion.  Twelve Lions contributed to a runner-up finish for Clear Lake. Clarion-Goldfield-Dows claimed the conference crown with 225-points. The Lions were next with 177, followed…
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