Anytime: Rice is first-time competitor in state powerlifting championship

Mar 15, 2017
Christy Rice of Lake City nailed a 303 pound deadlift (left) and a 209 pound squat at the USA Powerlifting Minnesota State Championship in Bloomington, Minn. on Feb. 18.  In a statement from Anytime Fitness in Lake City they said Christy trained specifically for the contest beginning only two...

‘Powerade 4 Schools’ benefits Tigers

Mar 9, 2017
Viking Coca-Cola Bottling Company presented a check for $1,592 to Lincoln High School under a program called “Powerade 4 Schools.” Money is collected on all Powerade and Powerade Zero products sold throughout the Viking Coca-Cola Bottling Co. territory and then divided to high schools based on a...

Longevity unmatched

Mar 9, 2017
Senior Mitch Marien became Lake City High School’s all-time leader in games played at the boys basketball team’s opening round playoff win over Winona Cotter. Marien’s 98 games surpassed former teammate Brady Kuchinka’s record of 97, set just last season. 1996 graduate Lance Meincke played in 96...

McCarthy inducted into 
Bemidji State Hall of Fame

Mar 9, 2017
Malachy McCarthy of Lake City was one of eight individuals and one team inducted into the Bemidji State University (BSU) Hall of Fame last month. McCarthy was a four-year letter winner for Bemidji State’s swimming team from 1977-1981. He was a three-time all-conference selection, a three-time...

Tiger talkers take second in Chatfield

Mar 9, 2017
The Lake City High School speech team took second place at the Chatfield Invitational March 4. Sarah Ziebarth placed first in Storytelling. Katherine Langfield placed first in Poetry. Sidney Renelt placed fourth in Prose. In Original Oratory Lindsay Hawkins placed fifth and Mara Goihl placed second...

'T3' to enter fishing hall of fame

Mar 9, 2017
Lake City summer resident “Tackle” Terry Tuma, aka “T3,” has been named an inductee to the 2017 Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame. The Little Falls-based Minnesota Fishing Museum Hall of Fame will enshrine Tuma and other inductees in its 2017 class at the Northwest Sportshow in Minneapolis on March...

Tiger boys persevere in see-saw quarterfinal battle with Z-M

Mar 8, 2017
Marc Kjos scored 21 points including four clutch free throws in the final 5.5 seconds as Lake City notched a thrilling 64-59 win over Zumbrota-Mazeppa in the Section 1AA quarterfinals Monday night at the Mayo Civic Arena.  Lake City went eight of nine at the free throw line the final 1:06 to escape...

Tiger boys open playoffs with resounding win over Cotter

Mar 8, 2017
Reid Gastner and Marc Kjos each scored 17 points as Lake City opened the 2017 Section 1AA playoffs with a resounding 78-36 dismantling of Cotter last Thursday night at Lincoln High School.  On the night Mitch Marien became the school’s all-time leader in games played with 98. Marien scored 12...

Wrestlers are feted at year-end banquet

Mar 8, 2017
On March 5, the Tiger wrestling team celebrated their season with a year-end banquet at Port 104. Approximately 100 wrestlers, coaches, parents and fans gathered for a spaghetti feed and to honor the accomplishments and efforts of this year’s squad.  Head Coach Doug Vaith opened the event with...

7th grade boys close out 20-win season

Mar 2, 2017
The Lake City Tigers seventh grade boys’ basketball team completed their season last Thursday with a 38-48 loss to the Hayfield Vikings. That game saw the team finish with a record of 20 wins and 9 losses, including a record of 14-3 in the months of January and February. The leading scorer for the...


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