Lions give Mason City a run for the money
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 09:37
The Clear Lake girls jumped into the deep end of the competitive pool and came out encouraged about the prospects for the 2013-14 season.
The Lions, ranked ninth in a Class 3A pre-season poll, gave fifth ranked (5A) Mason City, all it could handle in the season opener for both teams Monday, Nov. 25. The Mohawks escaped with a 49-38 victory.
GHV girls fall to West Fork in season opener
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 09:36
Sluggish defense caused problems for the Garner-Hayfield/Ventura girls as they dropped the opening game of the season to West Fork, 49-37, on Tuesday, Nov. 26.
“I expected our offense to struggle, but did not expect our defense to be as poor as it was,” said Coach Matt Erpelding.
The Warhawks came out ready to play and jumped to a 12 point lead in the first quarter. The Cardinal defense made
Lion wrestlers open season Thursday at home against St. Eds
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 09:35
The Clear Lake wrestling team opens up its schedule Thursday, Dec. 5, at 6:30 p.m. against Ft. Dodge St. Edmond. The Lions begin the season ranked seventh in Class 2A; St. Ed’s is rated sixth in Class 1A.
“They usually do not have very many junior varsity kids, so we could be starting early,” stated Lion Coach Gary Weber.
Lions earn post season recognition
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 13:11
As expected, Class 3A District 3 champion Clear Lake led the balloting for All-District players. The Lions placed six players on the First Team All-District offense and six on the defense.
The Lion defense is represented by Chandler Diercks, defensive back; Zach Zwiefel, defensive line; Pete Swenson, inside linebacker; Tim Franken, outside linebacker/defensive end; Connor Nosbisch, outside linebacker/defensive end; and
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