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Cardinals on a roll



Wednesday, 06 February 2013 13:14


It was a good week of basketball for the Garner-Hayfield/Ventura boys, as they picked up two more wins.  The Cardinals moved their record to 15-4 overall and 10-3 in the North Iowa Conference.  G-H/V is currently tied atop the NIC with North Iowa.


G-H/V 57, Lake Mills 43

A good night of shooting proved to be the Cardinals’ winning attribute on Tuesday, Jan. 29.  Hot hands by G-H/V helped them gain a 57-43 advantage over Lake Mills.

“After seeing how well Lake Mills had played in recent weeks, I thought we were going to have to play well to beat them,” said Coach Joe Albertson.  “It looked like we were ready.”


G-H/V girls clicking at the right time of the season



Wednesday, 06 February 2013 13:13



The Garner-Hayfield/Ventura girls are rolling at the right time of the season.  The Cardinals picked up two big wins last week, moving their record to 13-6 overall and 9-4 in the North Iowa Conference.


G-H/V 53, Lake Mills 39

It was a tale of two halves for the G-H/V girls when they traveled to Lake Mills on Tuesday, Jan. 29.

“We came out sloppy, turning the ball over on two of our first three possessions,” said Coach Matt Erpelding.

The errors helped the Bulldogs jump to an early 8-0 lead in the opening minutes.  Coach Erpelding gave the team a strict talking to at a time out and the newly focused team came back and outscored Lake Mills, 34-8, for a halftime score of 34-16.  The team shot 56 percent from the floor in the first half as a result of good offensive execution.


CL girls stand at 11-3 in conference play



Wednesday, 30 January 2013 13:22


The Clear Lake girls set up their important game with St. Ed’s with victories over Clarion-Goldfield and Eagle Grove, but a slow start prevented the Lions from upsetting the conference leader.  The Lions are now 12-4 overall and 11-3 in the North Central Conference.  With their win, St. Ed’s earned some breathing room at the top of leader board.  The 


A week of ups and downs for Cardinals



Wednesday, 30 January 2013 13:21


The Garner-Hayfield/Ventura boys basketball team had a week of ups and downs. The Cards picked up two wins, but dropped a disappointing game to North Iowa.  Their record now stands at 13-4.

G-H/V 60, Osage 50

Balanced scoring was key to G-H/V’s win over Osage on Tuesday, Jan. 22.  The Cardinals had four players score in double digits.

The game was a battle of two halves.  The Green Devils came ready to play and managed a 25-18 lead by halftime. 


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