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Colon finishes third at NCAA National Tournament

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Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:19

University of Northern Iowa wrestler Joe Colon earned an All-American title with a third place finish at the NCAA National Tournament held in Oklahoma City over the weekend.  Colon, who wrestles at 133 pounds for the Panthers, was a former Clear Lake High School standout.
UNI had three wrestlers earn All-American status, which is the first time since 2002.
   

GHV boys open track season

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Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:18

The Garner-Hayfield/Ventura boys track team competed at the Buena Vista College Indoor Meet on Friday, March 21. The meet was optional for team members.
 In field events, Braden Meints tied for fifth in the high jump, with a jump of 5’10”; Nic Tusha was 10th in the shot put with a toss of 42’04”.
 Joel Toppin had a stellar day, winning the 1600 meter run with a time of 4:57.27.

   

Lions start track season strong

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Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:16

Clear Lake’s two State qualifying athletes last season led the way for their track team at the Wartburg indoor meet held
Tuesday, March 18.
Chandler Diercks demonstrated his State championship form, winning the long jump with a leap of 24’ 4.75”. Teammate Jake Harle was second in the event with a mark of 20’ 2.75”.
State hurdler Connor Nosbisch was also a winner, breaking the tape in the 55 meter hurdles in a time of 7.97. Chase Bacon also competed in the event, placing 17th in 9.25.

   

Cardinals compete in indoor meet

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Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:15

A small group of Garner-Hayfield/Ventura girls track members competed at the Buena Vista Indoor Meet on Friday, March 21.

“These early meets give us a chance to see where we’re at so we know what work needs to be done,” said Coach Dyan Childress.  “I was excited to see the girls compete well.  We’ve been able to get some good performances in and now we have time to fine tune things before we head outdoors.” 
 Dasi Larson led the team with a first place finish in the shot put with a throw of 40’.

   

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