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Clear Lake softball team drops six games



Thursday, 05 July 2012 12:05

The Clear Lake girls came out on the short end of six games in the past week, falling to 2-23.  This week the team was scheduled to wrap up the regular season by hosting Webster City on Monday, July 2.  They begin the post-season Thursday, July 5, with Regional play at Charles City. The Lions will face Decorah in a 7 p.m. game.

H-D 8, CL 1
    Hampton-Dumont broke open a 4-1 game in the sixth inning with a string of hits which produced two runs in the sixth and seventh for an 8-1 win.
    “We had several excellent defensive plays, several girls diving for catches or stops.  Despite our eight hits, we just couldn’t get our runners around,” said Coach Nicki Petersburg.


Fourth ranked Lions move record to 20-4



Wednesday, 27 June 2012 11:37

    Coach Seth Thompson is encouraging the Clear Lake community to get out to the ball field this week and help the Lions finish the home stretch of the regular season strong.  After playing seven games last week, the fourth ranked (3A) Lions are 20-4 and have two suspended games (Clarion and Eagle Grove) that will both be made up Friday.


Another tough week for girls softball team



Wednesday, 27 June 2012 11:35

The Clear Lake girls had some good performances, but was saddled with five losses last week.  The Lions now stand at 2-16 on the season.  This week the Lions are scheduled to play a doubleheader tonight (Wednesday) at Iowa Falls.  Thursday they will be at Algona Garrigan and Friday they are at Eagle Grove.


DeVries selected to IHSAA Football Players Hall of Fame



Wednesday, 20 June 2012 11:41

   A Clear Lake assistant football coach will be among those inducted into the Iowa High School Athletic Association Football Players Hall of Fame this year.
    Jared DeVries, a  two-time All-State prep and an Elite All-Stater in 1993, led the Aplington-Parkersburg Falcons into the playoff semifinals twice and the 1993 Class 1A title.  He was an outstanding running back and linebacker with 81 career touchdowns and 545 points, still


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