Category Archives: Sports

Defense shines in Homecoming victory

(Above) The Osage quarterback tried to scramble after Joey Monson (69) and Austin Larson (68) broke through the line.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy Homecoming was sweet for the Clear Lake Lions, as they defeated Osage, 16-6 to remain undefeated in Class 2A District 2. The Lions (3-1, 2-0), coming off a 48-14 victory over…
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Cards back on track with Homecoming win over Forest City

(Above) GHV’s Dane Whipple brings down a Forest City ball carrier in Friday night’s Homecoming game.  Also pictured for GHV is Jace Pringnitz and Connor Burke.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy Strong play in the trenches Friday night fueled a 34-14 Garner-Hayfield-Ventura Cardinal (2-2, 1-1) homecoming win over the Forest City Indians (0-4, 0-2). The…
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CL team on verge of a breakthrough

(Above) Clear Lake’s Julia Merfeld gets ready to set the ball to Maranda Harrison during Tuesday night’s game against St. Edmond.  Also pictureed is Mikayla Vanderploeg.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy After jumping out to a 3-3 start to the season, the Clear Lake volleyball team finds itself at 3-9, but on the verge of…
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CL boys place first at home meet; girls take sixth

(Above) Clear Lake’s Bailey Larsen was the second Lion to cross the line. She finished in 15th place with a time of 23:47. -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy Runners battled both the heat and several ranked teams at the Clear Lake Invitational Thursday at the Clear Lake Baptist Camp. With temperatures approaching 90 degrees and…
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Smith, Cataldo finish one-two at Clear Lake Invitational

(Above) Clear Lake’s Sam Pedelty works hard up a hill to catch GHV’s Ray Cataldo.  Cataldo ended up second in the race and Pedelty was right behind him for a third place finish.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy It was a big week for the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura cross country team, as they competed in two meets…
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Aggression needed to move GHV girls to next level

A sense of urgency and some aggression is what the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura volleyball team is needing to step up their game according to Coach Kelsey Edwards.  The Cardinals fell to Lake Mills, 3-0, on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at home.  Lake Mills is rated seventh in the latest Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union poll in Class…
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