Toppin paces Ventura boys track team
Wednesday, 11 April 2012 11:19
The Ventura boys track team competed in two meets last week. Monday, April 2, the team competed at the CWL meet held in Britt and on Thursday, April 5, they were at Clarion.
Sophomore Joel Toppin picked up two first place medals to pace the Vikings. He ran the 3200 meter run in 10:39.44 and the 1600 meter run in 4:55.87. He also placed second in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:17.96.
Josh Miller placed fifth in the shot put with a toss of 31’4.50”.
CL boys track team working on maximizing points
Wednesday, 11 April 2012 11:18
The Clear Lake boys track team jumped into the season with both feet last week, participating in three meets. Coach A.J. Feuerbach said his squad is doing just what he hoped-- scoring more points each time out.
“I’m proud of the efforts of our athletes. We will continue to get the lineup set so that we can maximize our points. Our team times overall are the best in my five years as the head coach, but still not where they need to be to win events. We’ll keep working hard to improve,” he said.
Clear Lake girls tennis team falls to Cadets, 8-1
Wednesday, 11 April 2012 11:15
The Clear Lake girls tennis team opened the season Thursday, April 5, against a very tough Iowa Falls-Alden squad. The Cadets handled the Lions, 8-1.
Clear Lake’s only win came in the number two doubles match, where Kaitlyn Pitzen and Amie Adams posted a 10-7 victory.
“This was Clear Lake’s first meet and the second for IF-A,” said Coach Martha Andrews. “I was very pleased with the meet overall, as most of the Clear Lake varsity
Boys tennis team falls to MC; rebounds to top IF-A
Wednesday, 11 April 2012 11:12
The Clear Lake boys tennis team opened its season last week with matches at Mason City and Iowa Falls-Alden. The Lions rebounded from an 8-1 loss to the Mohawks with a 5-4 win over the Cadets.
At Mason City, the Lions were challenged by an experienced Mohawk squad. Mason City’s five returning letter winners were too much for the Lions in a 8-1 match. The lone Lions win came at number two doubles, where Luke Schiller and Austin Anderson won by the score of 6-4 6-2.
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