Three Lady Vikes named to Cornbelt Conferene teams
Wednesday, 09 November 2011 11:52
Three Ventura volleyball players were named to Cornbelt Conference teams for the 2011 season. Emily Mathews, a sophomore, was named to the First Team, while fellow classmates Shelby Rayhons and Courtney Younge earned Second Team Recognition.
“All three girls had a great passion for the game, they played their hearts out and have phenomenal attitudes and great work ethics,” said Coach Abby Roenfanz. “They are all very competitive and strive to do their best.”
Decorah knocks off #1 Lions
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 11:46
Decorah’s big and powerful football team sucked the life right out of the Clear Lake Lions football team Halloween night. The Vikings upended the number one ranked (3A) Lions, 24-8.
“They were too physical for us. We just couldn’t get ‘r done,” said Lions Head Coach Fred Wieck.
Peterson competes in State Cross Country Meet
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 11:43
Clear Lake’s Trudy Peterson competed in the Class 3A State Cross Country Meet Saturday, Oct. 29, in Fort Dodge. In her first State appearance, the Clear Lake sophomore recorded her best time ever and placed 52nd.
“It was about 50 degrees with very little wind, which provided fast times,” said Clear Lake Coaches Jerry Morris and Lothar Meyer. “”It is hard
Newman takes Ventura out of Regional competition
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 11:41
A large Ventura crowd showed up at Newman on Tuesday night, Oct. 25, to cheer on the Lady Vikes in the second round of Regional competition. Unfortunately, missed serves, hitting errors and miscommunications led to a 3-1 loss to the Knights.
The Lady Vikes came out swinging in the first game and captured a 25-18 victory.
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