Track Tigers host first meet of season

Apr 20, 2016
The Lake City High School boys and girls track teams hosted a six-team meet Monday, April 18. Byron came away winners in both the boys and girls competitions. Their girls scored 143.6 and their boys scored 177.5. Lake City girls took second with 133.6 points. The Tiger boys placed fourth with 91...

65 girls learn volleyball skills in elementary program

Apr 14, 2016
65 girls participated. The elementary director Cheryl Geolat organized the program, which is free to all players. The girls work on passing, serving, setting and hitting fundamentals every Tuesday and Thursday night in April.  Parent volunteers include: Susan Labonte, Jessica Schutz, Kassie...

Tigers' late rally falls short in baseball

Apr 14, 2016
The Lake City Tiger baseball team made it close at the end, but fell short as the Byron Bears defeated the home team 6-4 Monday at Bill Kieffer Field.Byron had steadily built up a 6-0 lead with a run in the third, four in the fifth and one more in the sixth.  After leaving seven runners on base...

Tennis team fights wind, 3 foes in opener

Apr 14, 2016
The Lake City Tigers boys tennis team opened their season with a quadrangular on a blustery and cool Saturday, April 19 at the Baldwin-Woodville High School. They were soundly defeated in all three of their matches.Against Amery, Wis., the Tigers went down 6-1.  Jacob Miller stepped into the No. 1...

Wabasha tops Lake City in bowling's Theil Cup

Apr 13, 2016
The Wabasha team won Saturday’s Wabasha-Lake City Challenge Cup, now known as the Thiel Cup in honor of longtime Lake City bowling legend and Lake City resident Syl Thiel. The match features 12 of the best bowlers from each community/association squaring off in a 12-game series. Wabasha won this...

Three Tigers place at section speech meet

Apr 13, 2016
The Lake City High School speech team had strong representation at the Section 1A Speech Meet April 9 in Byron with 13 entries and 14 competitors.  After three rounds of tough competition with the best in the section, Sarah Ziebarth, Mitchel Medvec and Benjamin Gardner advanced to final rounds....

Spring sports season is under way

Apr 7, 2016
The Lake City Tigers baseball team opened its season against Hayfield on April 4.  Short stop Trent Meyer (left) gets an out at second base.  Tuesdays game against Ellsworth was postponed to Saturday, April 9, at 1 p.m., due to rain.  See additional game coverage in the sports section.

Tiger baseball gets season going

Apr 7, 2016
The Lake City Tiger baseball team lost their season opener Monday as they were defeated by Hayfield 4-1 at Bill Kieffer Field.Timely hitting by the Vikings and the lack of clutch hitting by the Tigers was the difference in the game.  Lake City was outhit 9-5, but nine Tigers walked, and they left...

Diamond skills event to be April 27

Apr 7, 2016
Lake City Kiwanis Club is hosting the  Major League Baseball (MLB) baseball and softball skills challenge on Wednesday, April 27 at Bluff View Elementary School Kieffer Field and softball field No. 2  Registration begins at 3 p.m. with competition starting at 3:15 p.m.All participants must enter...

Speech team places second at subsection meet

Apr 7, 2016
The Lake City High School speech team placed second in the sub-section 1A tournament April 4 in Wabasha. “With 28 entries, the young (Lake City) team was excited and ready to put on a great show,” Coach Anna Karsten said. “And that they did.” Cotter Schools was the runaway victor with 181 overall...


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