Category Archives: Sports

Webster City shuts down Lions in Sub-State semis

by Marianne Gasaway Webster City shut out Clear Lake, 4-0, Monday night in the Class 3A Sub-State 2 semi-final, ending the Lions’ season at 17-15. The Lions reached the semi-final with an 18-1 victory over Algona that utilized 16 hits.  But against the Lynx, they were held to just two hits.  Webster City ace Chase…
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Three Lions named to All-NCC teams

Three members of the Clear Lake Lions baseball team have earned All-North Central Conference honors. Jett Neuberger was a unanimous First Team All-NCC selection as a pitcher.  The junior posted a record of 3-1 and his .750 winning percentage tied for third best in the conference.  He led the league in strikeouts with 77 in…
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Lions open post-season play with an 18-1 victory over Algona

(Above) Andrew Crane waits in the third base line for a change to get to home plate during hte Mason City game. -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway The Clear Lake baseball team broke out of their tournament slump in a big way Friday night.  For the first time since 2016, the Lions…
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CL players named to North Central Conference teams

by Marianne Gasaway Three members of the Clear Lake softball team have been named to All-North Central Conference teams. Sophomore Annika Nelson was a First Team All-NCC selection.  Nelson led the league in slugging percentage with an average of 1.000.  In 43 at-bats, she connected for 24 hits, four doubles and five home runs.  Those…
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Carson Krefft to play in Iowa Shrine Bowl July 24

by Michelle Watson Clear Lake High School’s Carson Krefft will compete in the 49th Iowa Shrine Bowl to be played on Saturday, July 24, at the UNI Dome, in Cedar Falls. The Iowa Shrine Bowl Game is an all-star football game between selected pre-college football athletes on each side of a north-south dividing line in…
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Lions win post-season opener; fall in second round

(Above) Makella Jacobs pops a bunt during the Hampton-Dumont-CAL game Friday night in the Regional semi-final.  -Repoter photo by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway Clear Lake came on strong late in the season and won its opening post-season game before being eliminated Friday night by Hampton-Dumont-CAL (15-8) in the Regional semi-final. “The girls finished strong…
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