Ninth ranked W-SR defeats CL girls
Thursday, 08 January 2015 13:49
Ninth ranked (4A) Waverly-Shell Rock used a big second quarter to defeat the Clear Lake girls, 56-42, in a game played Saturday, Dec. 20. The loss put the Lions’ record a 4-3 heading into the holiday break.
CL girls smother competition
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 15:11
The Clear Lake girls dominated on offense and were stingy on defense in a pair of North Central Conference games played last week. The Lions pounded Iowa Falls-Alden, 68-33, and raced past Clarion-Goldfield, 54-17 to improve to 4-2 overall and 3-1 in the NCC.
Saturday the Lions traveled to Waverly-Shell Rock for a non-conference match-up. Results of that game will appear in next week’s Mirror-Reporter.
Lions move record to 5-2
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 15:10
The Clear Lake boys played a flurry of games in their final week before the holiday break. The Lions picked up three wins in four outings, improving to 5-2. The team is now off until Jan. 9, when they travel to Humboldt. The Lions and Wildcats are both 4-0 in the North Central Conference.s
CL 73, IF-A 48
The Lions pushed their win streak to four Tuesday night with a 73-48 victory over Iowa Falls-Alden.
“We were able to jump out to a quick start and pressure them into some mistakes, forcing 27 turnovers,” said Coach Jeremy Ainley. “We were able to play a lot of guys and continue to build depth on our bench.”
Three players finished in double figures for the visiting Lions. Matt Stephany led the way with 14 points, followed by Parker Truesdell with 12 and Devin Uhlenhopp with 11.
There was plenty of balance, with Brock Adams and Tanner Storbeck each scoring eight, and Tamarik Lee and Thomas Storbeck each with six. Jacob Hogan put in four points. Alex VanderPloeg finished with three points and Justin Sholly had one.
VanderPloeg was the team leader in rebounds with seven.
The Lions had 15 steals in the game, paced by Uhlenhopp, Lee and Stephany each with three.
“Alex VanderPloeg had a great game off the bench and Devin Uhlenhopp continues to get better and more well rounded,” added the coach.
Clear Lake wrestlers go 2-0 in NCC duals
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 15:09
The Clear Lake wrestling team picked up two big wins Thursday night, Dec. 18, against Hampton and Algona. The victories put the Lions in second place in North Central Conference at 3-1, one meet behind second rated Clarion.
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