Tiger girls stumble vs ranked Plainview-Elgin-Millville team

Jan 6, 2016
In its first game of the new year, the Lake City High School girls basketball team faced one of its toughest tests of the season so far when it hosted Plainview-Elgin-Millville (PEM) Jan. 5. AA PEM’s only loss of the season came in overtime Dec. 30 at the hands of Rochester-Mayo, a AAAA division...

Boys fall to 9-2 with tourney-opening loss to Burnsville

Jan 6, 2016
Burnsville used a 15-7 run over the final five minutes to pick up a 55-47 win over Lake City in the opening game of the Rotary US Bank Holiday Classic at the Mayo Civic Auditorium Dec. 30. The Tigers were hindered by a 29 percent shooting performance from the field including making just five of 22...

Blowout ends two-game skid for Tiger boys

Jan 6, 2016
Lake City erased the frustrations of a two game skid in a big way with an 87-64 blowout win over winless Bloomington Kennedy Dec. 31 at the Mayo Civic Center Exhibit Hall. The 87 points represent the highest point total scored this century by a Tigers squad and the second-highest total in school...

Tiger girls trounce visiting Wabasha-Kellogg 72-39

Jan 6, 2016
The Lake City High School girls basketball team when 1-0 over the holiday break with a 72-39 victory at home over Wabasha-Kellogg. Lake City was 28-55 from the floor, 7-17 from three-point range and a perfect 9-9 from the free throw line. “Wednesday afternoon was a fun way to end 2015,” Coach Drew...

Heise skates for U.S. in world championships

Jan 6, 2016
A Lake City 15-year-old will help the USA Hockey U18 womens team defend its world title this weekend in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. Red Wing High School sophomore Taylor Heise is the second youngest member of the U.S. team. She is the daughter of Tony and Amy Heise. From Jan. 1-6, Heise and...

Boys basketball team drops second straight

Dec 30, 2015
The Lake City High School boys basketball team dropped its second straight game Dec. 29 in Rochester. Burnsville finished with a 15-7 run in the final minutes to win 55-47. It was the Tigers’ first appearance in the Rotary Holiday Classic basketball tournament. Eli Custer (above) had 16 points and...

Local powerlifter sets national records

Dec 24, 2015
Cathy Mayfield Edblom of Lake City said she set personal and national records in her class in three events – squat, bench press and dead lift –  Dec. 5 at the Twin Cities Barbell Holiday Throw-down 2 power-lifting competition. Her best lifts were a 242 pound squat, a 171 pound bench press and a 242...

Jasso, Matzke are Lincoln’s ExCEL award recipients

Dec 24, 2015
Lincoln High School students Nathaniel Jasso, son of Daniel Jasso and Lisa Anderson, and Olivia Matzke, daughter of Chris and Lynette Matzke, are the school’s recipients of the Minnesota State High School League’s ExCEL awards. Every year the league recognizes high school juniors who are active in...

Another big second half leads to Tiger boys' 9th straight win

Dec 24, 2015
Brady Kuchinka scored 18 of his game-high 20 points after halftime as Lake City used a key 13-0 second half run to ease past Rochester Lourdes 49-35 on Dec. 18 at Lincoln High School. Jesse Oliver had his first double-double of the season with 11 points and 10 rebounds as the eighth-ranked Tigers...

Balanced Bears end Tiger boys' unbeaten streak

Dec 24, 2015
A 13-point halftime deficit proved to be too much to overcome as Lake City fell from the ranks of the unbeaten on Tuesday night with a 64-58 loss at Byron. Brady Kuchinka poured in a season-high 32 points, including 24 after intermission but a balanced Bears offensive attack with three players in...


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