Two Tiger bowling teams compete at state tournament

Dec 10, 2015
The Lake City High School varsity traveled to state tournament at Drkula’s Bowl in Inver Grove Heights Dec. 5, losing in the first round of pool play.   The Tigers went 1-4 in pool play.  The losses were to Totino Grace, Coon Rapids, CMLS, and Greenway.  They beat Stewartville in the two game match...

Forced out of rhythm, girls lose to Kasson-Mantorville

Dec 10, 2015
The Lake City High School girls basketball team lost a lopsided game to Kasson-Mantorville 24-67 on Dec. 8. Tiger Coach Drew Olinger said the KoMets started strong and never relented. “They forced us to take a lot of bad shots and they also forced us to get out of our rhythm on the offensive end,”...

Three is magic number in girls blowout victory

Dec 10, 2015
Long range weapons helped the Lake City High School girls bounce back from their first loss of the season with a blowout 90-32 victory over Lewiston-Altura (L-A) Dec. 4 in Lewiston. The Tigers were 12-24 from beyond the arc and had a 64 percent field goal percentage overall. “We also did a great...

Fourth grade boys open season with tournament victory

Dec 10, 2015
The Lake City Tiger fourth grade boys basketball team took first place in their first tournament of the season at Byron High School.  They defeated Byron 1, Byron 2 and Southland to finish as tournament champs. Shown above, front row, from left: Karch Hegge, Hunter Lorenson, Thomas Brand and Coach...

Tiger dance team opens season at Apple Valley invitational

Dec 10, 2015
The Lake City Tiger dance team opened their season on Dec. 5 at the Apple Valley invitational.  Lake City finished in fifth place. This week they will be performing at the Zumbrota-Mazeppa invitational on Saturday, beginning at noon. Dance team members include, front row, from left: Morgan Schreck...

Wrestlers bow in opener

Dec 10, 2015
The Lake City Tiger wrestling team started the season last Friday as they dropped a 64-9 dual to third ranked Zumbrota-Mazeppa.  Then on Saturday the Tigers finished seventh in the Ellsworth Invitational as they placed five wrestlers in the top six at their weights.  Sophomore Tanner Frank placed...

JV wrestlers compete in Wabasha-Kellogg tourney

Dec 10, 2015
The Tiger’s junior varsity (JV) wrestlers participated in their opening tournament this past weekend in Wabasha.  Thirteen of the young Tiger wrestlers traveled south to compete against several southeast Minnesota schools including Plainview, Kasson-Mantorville, La Crescent, Hastings, and St....

Ranked Tiger boys win third straight

Dec 3, 2015
Free throws proved to be the difference as the ninth-ranked Lake City High School boys basketball team notched a hard-fought victory at Pine Island on Tuesday night 63-56 to open Hiawatha Valley League conference play. The Tigers made 18 of 26 shots from the charity stripe, including nine of 12 the...

Girls basketball team overcomes slow start to win season-opener

Dec 3, 2015
After opening their season on the wrong end of a 10-0 run, the Lake City High School girls basketball team bounced back to defeat Zumbrota-Mazeppa 53-48. The Tigers took the lead with three minutes left in the first half and never relinquished it, according to first year head coach Drew Olinger. “...

Former wrestling coach returns with a new perspective

Dec 3, 2015
The Lake City wrestling team has a new coach this season. Well, not really new, just different from the past nine seasons. Doug Vaith, who coached Lake City from 1986 to 2006, returns to the helm vacated by Lonnie West, who stepped down at the end of last season. “The opportunity was there, and I...


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