A buzzer beater and two more wins for CL boys
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 15:19
After dropping their season-opener, the Clear Lake boys have rattled off three straight wins. In the past week the Lions
won a buzzer-beater over Charles City, then dominated St. Ed’s in a conference match-up.
CL 62, Charles City 61
Turnabout was fair play when the Lions traveled to Charles City Thursday, Dec. 11. Last season the Comets ended Clear Lake’s 19-game win streak in the last regular season game on a last second shot. This year Parker Truesdell returned the favor.
Truesdell launched a three-pointer with one second to go and gave his team a 62-61 non-conference victory.
Defense key to Lion victory
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 15:17
Clear Lake handled fifth ranked (2A) St. Ed’s, 66-42, Friday night, improving to 1-1 in the North Central Conference and 2-2 overall.
Coach Bart Smith credited his teams’ defense with setting up with the win.
Two wins and a loss for GHV boys
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 15:15
With wins over Belmond-Klemme and North Union and a loss to Forest City, the Garner-Hayfield/Ventura boys moved their records to 3-2 in the North Iowa Conference and 3-2 overall.
Forest City 67, GHV 53
The GHV boys had a tough night against Forest City when the Cardinals hosted the Indians on Tuesday, Dec. 9.
“We knew we had a tough task ahead of us even if Forest City wasn’t at full strength,” said Coach Joe Albertson. “Early on we had trouble containing their point guard, keeping them out of the paint, and hitting shots.
Lions drop heartbreaking opener; roar back on the road
Friday, 12 December 2014 10:10
The Clear Lake boys dropped their opener, but roared back on the road to go 1-1 after their first week of play under new Head Coach Jeremy Ainley. The team is off until Thursday, Dec. 11, when they travel to Charles City. On Friday, Dec. 12, they host St. Ed’s for their North
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