Two conference teams top the Lions
Wednesday, 05 October 2011 11:07
A pair of North Central Conference opponents topped the Clear Lake volleyball team in regular season action last week.
C-G 3, CL 0
The Lions (1-14) opened the week playing Tuesday, Sept. 27, at Clarion-Goldfield. The Cowgirls won in three close games, 25-18, 25-18, 25-16.
Despite the loss, Coach Scott Swenson said he was encouraged by the energy and productivity helping the Lions off the bench.
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.
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