Thursday 30 October 2014


Cardinals drop close one, 19-16



Wednesday, 17 September 2014 12:10

 The Garner-Hayfield/Ventura Cardinals (1-2) fell to the Forest City Indians (2-1), 19-16, in a close bout of back and forth scoring Friday night in the 2A District opener for both teams.
 The Cardinals were first on the board with a break away, 87-yard touchdown run by Logan Miller with a Connor Burke kick to put them up seven.


CL girls drop close matches



Wednesday, 17 September 2014 12:09

The Clear Lake volleyball team played a close match with Mason City and battled Charles City in a triangular played Thursday, Sept. 11, in Mason City.

MC 2, CL 1
 The Lions and Mohawks were evenly matched in their outing. The Mohawks escaped with a 25-23 victory in the first game. The Lions kept their heads up and posted a 25-15 win in the second, but momentum swung back toward Mason City in the third and they won, 16-14.


Cardinal volleyball team coming on strong



Wednesday, 17 September 2014 12:07

Things are coming together for the Garner-Hayfield/Ventura volleyball team. The team picked up a big win over Newman Catholic and placed second in a tournament onSaturday.

GHV 3, Newman 0

 The Cardinal offense was clicking on all cylinders Tuesday night, when GHV hosted Newman Catholic.


A match made in heaven: Hummingbirds and jewelweed



Wednesday, 20 August 2014 11:26

by Lowell Washburn

The ruby-throated hummingbird is aptly named. When illuminated by even the slightest hint of sunlight, the male’s ruby red bib sparkles with all the intensity of the finest jewel. The hummingbird’s glossy emerald back is equally iridescent, making the species one of our most attractive backyard birds. 


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