—Photos by Teri Bissonnette

Anytime powerlifters set 28 new records

Mar 14, 2019
Lake City’s five lifters, Linda Meurer, Christy Rice, Matt Smith, Jeremy Watters and Lyncoln Watters set a combined total of 27 Minnesota state records and one national record in the USA Powerlifting Minnesota State meet on Feb. 16 and 17.In her first powerlifting meet, 70-year-old Linda Meurer set...

Boys defeat Z-M to move into Section 1AA semifinals

Mar 13, 2019
Lake City advanced to the section semifinals for a fourth consecutive season with a 49-37 victory over the ninth-seeded Zumbrota-Mazeppa Cougars in the section 1AA quarterfinals last Tuesday at Mayo Civic Center Arena.  The Tigers opened up a 26-12 lead at halftime and then held on in the second...

Basketball players recognized at awards banquet

Mar 13, 2019
By Michelle BremerThe Lake City Tiger girls basketball team held their year-end banquet on Thursday, March 7.Coach Clay Olstad recapped the season for the girls, noting that the girls had a great season this year, ending the year with a 20-7 record, the most wins since 1984. They were Hiawatha...

Wrestlers honored at year-end banquet

Mar 13, 2019
On Sunday, March 3 the Lake City Tiger wrestling team celebrated their season with a year-end banquet at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club. Approximately 120 wrestlers, coaches, parents and fans gathered for a chicken dinner and to honor the accomplishments and efforts of this year’s squad.Head Coach...

Speech wins Chatfield meet

Mar 6, 2019
The Lake City High School speech team took first place at Chatfield over the weekend. Placing sixth were Laquilla Venzant Armstrong in Poetry and Kahleel McWilliams in Informative. Allison Keller placed fourth in Informative. Placing third were Lindsay Hawkins in Poetry and Erin Litchtblau in...

Three qualify for state in free throw competition

Mar 6, 2019
Three contestants from from Lake City competed and won their divisions in the Knights of Columbus Regional Free Throw Contest contest in Rochester on March 3. The winners will now move on to compete at the state Contest that will be held at St. Cloud Cathedral High School this year on Saturday,...

Girls bowlers finish sixth at state tournament

Mar 6, 2019
The Lake City Tiger girls bowling team traveled to the state tournament this past weekend at Colonial Lanes in Rochester, where the top sixteen teams in the state bowled to see who the state champs would be. There were two eight team pools, with the top three teams in each pool with the most wins...

Harvey takes fifth at state wrestling meet

Mar 6, 2019
Lincoln High School freshman Jonathan Harvey competed in the state wrestling meet this past weekend and finished in fifth place at 106 pounds in Class AA. Harvey opened the tourney against No. 4 seeded Dylan Louwagie of Marshall. The match was tied at two at the end of regulation so the match went...

Sixth Graders compete at Math Masters

Mar 6, 2019
Sixth grade students at Bluff View Elementary School participated in the regional Math Masters Challenge at Bethel Lutheran Church in Rochester on March 1. The teams were coached by Nick Dudley and Jen Baures. These 12 students competed individually and as teams on eight sets of mathematical...

St. John's competes in New Ulm tournament

Mar 6, 2019
The St. John’s Eagles traveled to New Ulm, Minn. to participate in the MLC (Martin Luther College) Lutheran Invitational Basketball Tournament. This annual three day tournament, which started in 1956, is an opportunity for the Eagles to play against other Lutheran schools from all over South...


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