Toppin and Watson earn All-Conference recognition
Wednesday, 07 March 2012 11:54
Joel Toppin and Joel Watson each earned recognition on the Cornbelt All-Conference teams for the 2011-12 season. Toppin, a sophomore, was named First Team All-Conference, while Watson, a senior, received Honorable Mention recognition.
Hild earns two medals at the Livebal Arts Championships
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 12:22
Eric Hild, a 2010 graduate of Clear Lake High School, earned two medals at the Liberal Arts Championships, held February 16-18, at Principia College in Elsah, Ill.
Hild, who swam for Mason City High School, swam on two relay teams for the Norse. He swam the third leg of the second place 400 medley relay (3:28.06) and the second leg on the third place 800 freestyle relay (7:04.67).
Sholly recognized for football success
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 12:18
Jared Sholly, a member of the University of Pennsylvania’s football team and a former Clear Lake High School prep, was recognized for his success with the team.
Sholly earned Second Team All-Ivy selection this season. He finished fourth in the league for sacks (6.0, -35 yards) and was
Lions give it their all, but Go-Hawks capture win
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 12:01
The Clear Lake boys gave number two ranked (3A) Waverly-Shell Rock all they could handle, but fell just short of an upset in a District 5 final played Thursday, Feb. 23 at Mason City. The Go-Hawks (22-1) used free throws down the stretch to squeeze out a 70-63 victory. The Lions finished the season with a 12-11 record.
The Lions broke out to a 16-2 lead which they didn’t give up until midway through the third quarter.
“We got off to a great start in the first quarter and really played three and a half good quarters against a quality Waverly team. I thought we handled their pressure pretty
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