Sportsman's Club holds annual ice fishing contest

Feb 24, 2016
An expanded Lake City Sportsman’s Club ice fishing contest drew in far more people than fish, and that’s okay with organizers. “We have worked hard the past four years to make it more of a family friendly event to help draw the youth,” said Mandy Edelbach, who chairs the annual event. “We want the...

St. John's girls 2nd in B Frozen Tourney

Feb 24, 2016
St. John’s hosted the annual B Frozen Basketball Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 20.  Five area Lutheran schools participated in the tournament.  The tournament is for players in grade six and below, that is why it is called a B team tournament.  The five schools were St. John’s Lake City, St. John’s...

Girls Basketball Section 1AA Tournament

Feb 22, 2016
Tournament play begins Thursday, Feb. 25 for Section 1AA girls.  Lake City will play St. Charles in St. Charles at 7 p.m. in the first round.

On senior night, Tiger boys avenge loss to Byron

Feb 17, 2016
Lake City left little doubt who the top squad was in the Hiawatha Valley League Gold Division this season as the Tigers pummeled Byron 70-48 on senior night to put an emphatic stamp on a second straight division crown. Lake City played its best 18 minutes of basketball of the entire season to date...

Boys basketball team defeats Goodhue to claim second straight HVL title

Feb 17, 2016
Lake City won its second straight overall Hiawatha Valley League championship on Monday night as the Tigers held off a furious rally by Goodhue to win 50-45 in the 23rd edition of the league title game. The Tigers join elite company as only the second team to ever repeat as overall champions in...

Victory over tough Byron team is Tiger girls fifth in six games

Feb 17, 2016
With the regular season winding down, the Lake City High School girls basketball team is playing some of their best basketball yet. Their 57-52 road win over Byron Feb. 12 was their fifth win in their last six games. The Bears are in second place and were coming off a 94-59 victory over Rochester...

Second half surge pushes Lake City girls past Stewartville

Feb 17, 2016
The Lake City High School girls basketball team won it’s ninth game of the season Feb. 11, defeating Stewartville on the road 69-52. Lake City coach Drew Olinger said his team missed some opportunities in the first half but managed to go into the break with a 29-24 lead. “Then in the second half we...
Photos by Cherie Meincke

Wrestlers bow in quarterfinals

Feb 17, 2016
The Lake City Tiger wrestling team added one more win to their season total before bowing out in the quarterfinals of the Section 1A team tournament last Thursday.  The Tigers beat Chatfield 56-21 in the first round,  then they were defeated by eventual section champion Caledonia 55-9.Lake City...

7th grade boys wrap up season on a winning note

Feb 17, 2016
The Lake City Tigers seventh grade boys basketball team completed their season last Thursday with a 46-30 win over the Byron Bears.  That win capped a string of successes that saw the team finish with a record of 16 wins and five losses, winning eight out of their last 10 games, and going...

4th grade boys win Cannon Falls tourney

Feb 17, 2016
The Lake City Tiger fourth grade traveling basketball team finished in first place at the Cannon Falls Tournament Feb. 13. They beat Lourdes, Kasson-Mantorville White and Northfield to win the tournament. Pictured front row, from left: Alex Oliver, Thomas Brand, Gunnar Seydel and Jaden Shones; back...


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