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CL boys win golf triangular



Thursday, 24 April 2014 14:19

The Clear Lake boys golf team learned some important lessons in its first week out on the course.  The Lions earned a win in a triangular meet using the fifth best score tiebreaker, and then took on some of north Iowa’s and southern Minnesota’s best teams at Decorah.

CL 165, B-G 165, GHV 183

“Not bad for the first time out,” said Coach Bart Smith after the Lions opened the season with a win over Bishop Garrigan and Garner-Hayfield/Ventura.  “The kids learned a valuable lesson early in the season on every stroke counts because we ended up tying Garrigan, so the tie breaker was fifth best score which allowed us to win by a stroke.”  

Tanner Storbeck’s round of 45 ended up being the deciding factor.  Both Clear Lake and Garrigan finished with a score of 165.


Clear Lake girls tennis team picks up two more wins



Thursday, 24 April 2014 14:18

The Clear Lake girls tennis team notched two more victories las week, improving their record to 3-1.

CL 5, Osage 4

The Lions recorded a tight 5-4 victory over Osage in a match played Tuesday, April 15, in 38-degree weather.  Due to the cold the teams agreed to play eight game pro-sets with no advantage.

Clear Lake dropped its first four singles matches but got on track with wins in the number five and six singles positions by Kirsten Jordan and Hailey Grell. 

The Lions then swept the doubles.  Two of the doubles matches were close battles.  After Alexis Atkinson and Courtney Anderson won their match, 8-3, the fate of the meet rested on the next two matches. Lindsey Loudenburg and Kylie Bottjen won a close, intense match by an 8-6 score, tying the overall team score at 4-4.  Kirsten Jordan and Miranda Mundt battled down to the wire and eventually won on a 7-3 tiebreaker, 9-8.


Three shutouts for CL boys tennis team



Thursday, 24 April 2014 14:18

 The Clear Lake boys tennis team added three more wins to its season total last week. All three were shutouts.

CL 9, Webster City 0
 The Clear Lake boys tennis team blanked Webster City 9-0 in a home match played Tuesday, April 15.
Same Jones, JJ Theobald, Andrew Davis, Jacob Peterson, Nick Chizek and Ben Mason all convincingly won their single matches. Jones and Chizek each shut out their opponents, 10-0.
The three doubles teams also won by lopsided scores.
Junior varsity players participated in three doubles games and also all won.

Singles vs. WC


Soccer team tops MC, 8-1



Wednesday, 23 April 2014 15:28

 The Clear Lake boys soccer team improved to 3-1 with a victory over Mason City, but was then taken down by Class 2A power Waverly-Shell Rock.

CL 8, MC 1
  Mason City jumped out to a 1-0 lead, but it was all Clear Lake after that as the Lions went on to an 8-1 victory Tuesday, April 15.
“Once Mason City took an early lead it seemed to wake my team up,” said Coach Matt Anderson. 


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