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Waverly-Shell Rock edges Clear Lake for 3rd straight trip to state

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The Waverly-Shell Rock boys will be making the trip to Des Moines for the third straight season after downing Clear Lake 65-55 in the McLeod Center on Monday.

Sophomore Jake Velky led the way with a 25 point effort.  Senior Klinton Carlson added 14 in the Go-Hawk victory.

Waverly-Shell Rock led most of the contest but had to hold off several Clear Lake runs in the second half.  The Lions, however, never got any closer than 4 points over the final 16 minutes.

The Go-Hawks received the #3 seed in the state tournament.  They'll open up against 6th seeded Mount Pleasant in the opening round.

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