Category Archives: Sports

Tough week for the CL Lions

(Above) Jackson Hamlin pitched six innings against Algona.  He gave up nine hits, five runs and struck out nine batters. After dropping four games this week, the Clear Lake baseball team fell out of the rankings in class 2A. Last week the team ranked sixth in Class 2A. The team moved its record to 9-9 overall…
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Cardinals stumble after a strong start to the week

(Above) GHV’s Colton Schroeder hurls a ball to first base to make an out.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura baseball team opened strong, but couldn’t maintain the wins, dropping three games at the end of the week.  The Cardinal’s record now stands at 10-7. GHV 10, North Iowa 0 GHV 11, North Iowa…
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Clear Lake girls begin to roll

(Above) Clear Lake’s Macy Mixdorf slides safely into third base after a Mason City player fails to make the catch.  The Lions topped the Mohawks, 10-7.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy The Clear Lake Lions started their fourth week off with a fall, but stood strong for the rest of the week, collecting four wins.…
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Tough week for the Cardinals

(Above) GHV’s Bailee Pitzenberger winds up for a pitch during recent softball action, -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura softball team went 1-4 in action last week, moving its record to 3-14. North Iowa 16, GHV 10 GHV 21, North Iowa 13 The Cardinals split a pair of games with North Iowa in a…
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Best golfers in the state

(Above) Left - Clear Lake’s Thomas Storbeck and Emily Snelling won the Class 1A Co-ed State Golf Tournament.  The pair shot a 72 in the alternate stroke format.  -Submitted photo. Right - GHV’s Bailee Frayne and Matthew Heinemann were only two strokes behind Storbeck and Snelling as they claimed the Runner-up trophy.  -Photo courtesy of Cheila…
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IAHSGCA announces All-Tournament teams

Five area golfers were named to the IAHSGCA All-Tournament teams. Clear Lake’s Thomas Storbeck and Kyle Calaguas were both named to the Second Team in Class 1A-3A.  Storbeck finished with a 147, while Calaguas ended with a 148. Clear Lake’s Emily Snelling, who won the girl’s 1A-5A title, earned First Team honors with her score…
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