Category Archives: Sports

Cardinals open season with an OT victory

It was one for the record book Friday night when the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura football team faced West Hancock on the road.  The Cardinals pulled off a 7-0 overtime victory over the Eagles, who were rated number four in the Class A Radio Iowa pre-season poll.  The Cardinals had not had an overtime game since 2008 and…
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Clear Lake cross country teams compete at Iowa Falls Invitational

The Lions kicked off the 2018 cross country season Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Iowa Falls Invitational held at Maynes Grove Park. Coach Nick DiMarco said this year’s squad is an equal mix of experienced upperclassmen and runners who are new to the sport.  The combination was good, as the Lions finished fourth in the…
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Lions finish with 2-4 record at Clarion Tournament

The Clear Lake volleyball team dove into the 2018 season with six matches at the Clarion Tournament Saturday.  The Lions finished with a record of 2-4 in match play and a 7-8 set record. “Overall, I was very pleased with the way we played Saturday,” said Coach Richie Ellis.  “We took three very good teams…
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GHV and North Iowa battle it out

Megan Eastman (7) and Carlee Frayne get ready to block a North Iowa hitter during Thursday night’s game.  Also pictured for GHV is Erica Eenhuis (5) and Chloe Frank (10).  -Reporter photo The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura volleyball team created some excitement and energy in the gym when they hosted North Iowa on Thursday, Aug. 23, to kick…
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Lions setting their sights high for the 2018 season

(Above) 2018 Clear Lake Varsity Football Team - Members of the 2018 Clear Lake varsity football team include front row (L-R): Mia DeVries, Lily Deets, Ashley Furst, Jordan Gough, Val Campos, Emily LeFevre, Ashley Archer, Erin Carew, Madeline McKenna, Gabi Gonzalez.  Row 2 (L-R):  Grace Coleman, AJ Stevenson, PJ Feuerbach, Jackson Loge, Bryce McClurg, Sam Nelson,…
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Clear Lake cross country teams to build on last season’s success

(Left) 2018 Clear Lake Girls X-C Team - Members of the 2018 Clear Lake girls cross country team include front row (L-R): Chloe Williamson, Emily Roberts, Sarah Hall.  Middle row (L-R): Haley Jackson, Aimee Groeneweg, Jillian Enke, Taylor Krull, Jessica Theobald, Kaylee McCarl.  Back row (L-R): Alena Gabrielson, Bailey Larsen, Mallory Leisure, Sharrell Lee. Not pictured: …
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