CL runners compete at Algona Invitational
Wednesday, 05 October 2011 11:06
Clear Lake cross country teams were at Algona Monday, Sept. 26, to compete in the large Algona Invitational. As the result of a tiebreaker, the Lion girls placed sixth overall, while the boys team recorded some of its best times of the season and finished ninth overall.
Fairmont cruised to the team victory in the girls competition and Spencer was runner-up, but places three to six were close with the Lions finishing tied with Humboldt. The tie was broken by using the placement of the sixth runner on each team; the sixth Wildcat runner placed 73rd, while Clear Lake’s Amie Adams was 75th.
Cheers and tears for final Ventura Homecoming
Wednesday, 28 September 2011 11:35
Vikings roll over CWL, 60-12
It was a Homecoming night to remember in Ventura, as a huge home crowd cheered on the Vikings in their final Homecoming game. The night will be remembered not only for the huge Viking victory, but also for the alumni and fans who came to say goodbye and remember their alma mater.
Lions extend regular season wins to 37
Wednesday, 28 September 2011 11:33
Clear Lake scored on every drive in a 56-6 thrashing of Humboldt Friday night, Sept. 23, on the Wildcats’ home field. The win moved the top rated (3A) Lions to 5-0 and extended their state leading longest regular season chain of wins to 37 games.
The Lions jumped out to a 36-0 lead at the half. Three of the touchdowns were provided by junior fullback Cody Maulsby, who tallied 213 yards on 24 carries. He added a fourth TD in the third quarter, running for a 49-yard score on third down and nine.
CL cross country teams encounter some tough competition
Wednesday, 28 September 2011 11:31
Clear Lake cross country teams competed at Humboldt, Monday, Sept. 19 and at Mason City on Thursday, Sept. 22.
Both Lion teams finished in the upper half of the large event. The varsity girls places seventh among 19 full teams; the varsity boys placed ninth overall out of 20 full teams.
The cross country season is now hitting its stride, with the Lions running in four events over an 11 day span.
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