Lions move up to #2 in the Class 3A rankings
Thursday, 26 June 2014 10:40
The Clear Lake Lions moved up to number two in the Class 3A rankings last week. The Lions, now 16-2, have the best fielding percentage and second best team ERA of all the teams in Class 3A. The Lions had a light week, due to inclement weather, but are scheduled to play 10 games in 10 days leading up to a break for the July 4 holiday.
The Lions were slated to host Iowa Falls-Alden Monday and Saint Ansgar Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday they are at Eagle Grove and Lake Mills. They return home Friday, June 27, to play Bishop Garrigan then will wrap up the
Young softball team is working hard to correct fielding errors
Thursday, 26 June 2014 10:39
The Clear Lake girls fell to 1-16 overall and 1-9 in the conference last week. Coach Megan Young said the young team is working hard to correct fielding errors which are giving their opponents too many opportunities.
Webster City 5, CL 0
The Lions were held to just one hit when they hosted Webster City Wednesday, June 18. The Lynx went on to a 5-0 North Central Conference victory.
Cardinals end week on an upswing; pick up two wins
Thursday, 26 June 2014 10:38
The week may have started off a little shaky for the Garner-Hayfield/Ventura baseball team, but it ended on an upswing, as the Cardinals collected two wins and moved their record to 4-13.
Algona 14, GHV 0
GHV hosted Algona on Tuesday, June 17, where the Bulldogs shut out the Cardinals, 14-0.
The Cards only managed four hits, compared to Algona’s 14.
Defensive struggles plague Cardinals in softball action
Thursday, 26 June 2014 10:36
The Garner-Hayfiled/Ventura softball team’s defense struggled this week, resulting in the team dropping three games.
“Out defense gave us fits this week. We weren’t able to get the outs when we needed them and it cost us ball games,” said Coach Christi Weiser. “The thing about this group, however, is that they will put the extra work in that is needed and we will shore up our defense in the coming games."
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