Saturday's outing turned into an endurance test that Clear Lake passed in a 41-38 victory at Iowa Falls-Alden's expense in Iowa high school football action on August 28.
Clear Lake avoided the brakes and shifted into victory gear via a 6-3 stretch over the final quarter.
Nothing was decided in the third quarter, with Clear Lake and Iowa Falls-Alden locked in a 35-35 stalemate.
A halftime tie at 28-28 allowed for a respite as both teams looked to regroup in the locker room.
The Cadets authored a promising start, taking advantage of the Lions 14-7 at the end of the first quarter.
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