GHV Boys loses close game with Clear Lake

GHV Senior, Fred Burnett, takes a shot on Senior Night. The Cards handled the Warriors 71-41 to finish their Conference season. GHV will play Rockford on Tuesday in a TIC crossover game.

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            Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys basketball went 1-1 for the week.

            They dropped a close game at home against Clear Lake, losing 57-63 on Thursday.

            Friday, the boys hosted North Union and beat them handily 71-41.

            On Thursday, the team came out strong against the Lions.

            The Cardinals put up 20 points in the first quarter, leading by four.

            The momentum flipped in quarter two when GHV was held to only nine points.

            From then the two teams kept neck and neck until the final moments, the Cards just couldn’t make up the difference. 

Read the complete story in the Feb. 6 Leader.