Cross country team ready to run

Aug 24, 2016
Members of the Lake City High School girls cross-country team took a break Tuesday morning as they worked out at the Lake City Athletic Field to prepare for the start of the fall season. From left are Olivia Berger, Johanna Clementson, Julia Koplin, Elaina Hodgell, Kelsey Heise, Olivia Renelt,...

Tigers girls bow in 1st tennis outing

Aug 24, 2016
The Lake City High School girls tennis team opened its season with a road match against Rochester John Marshall Aug. 19.  The Tigers were outplayed 6-1.The lone point came from the No. 3 doubles pairing of Renae Harvey and Sarah Ziebarth with a close two set match 7-5, 7-6 (2).In other doubles...

State tourney qualifying legion team members reunite 20 years later

Aug 24, 2016
On Aug. 13, members of the 1996 Lake City American Legion Team that took third place in the Division II State Tournament met for a 20 year reunion. Members of the team that attended the reunion were Dave Bendickson, Michael Brinkman, Brent Sprout, Brian Sprout, Derek Sogla, and Coach Matt Eppen...

Local horse racers win big with Shipmate

Aug 24, 2016
Lake City residents Cheryl Sprick and Richard Bremer celebrated Sunday, Aug. 21, when their homebred filly Shipmate won the $85,000 Northern Lights Debutante at Canterbury Park. Shipmate went gate to wire under jockey Scott Stevens. The filly, trained by Karl Broberg, is now undefeated in three...

Wallerich competes in Warrior Cup Aug. 15

Aug 17, 2016
Lake City golfer Ava Wallerich competed in the Minnesota PGA Junior Tour’s finale, The Warrior Cup, age 13-15 division on Aug. 15 at Pebble Creek Golf Course in Becker.  In a field of 33 of the top 13-15 year old players in the state, Ava tied for first place with a three over par 75 with Isabella...

26 golfers compete in Lake City Golf junior tourney

Aug 17, 2016
Lake City Golf Club hosted a Junior Golf Tournament Aug. 12 with 26 golfers from around the area competing.  In the Blue Flight boys division, from left: Tanner Frank 81; Carter Gnotke 74, fourth place; Brady Schurhamer, 84; Riley Fritz 73, third place, Parker Schurhammer 67, first place; and...

Team Knudsen wins Womesn's VB tourney

Aug 17, 2016
The Women’s Volleyball Tourney was held Aug. 13.  Finishing in first place or the upper bracket was the team sponsored by Scott Knudsen DDS, front row, from left: Jen Mears, Polly Rabe and Heidi Cox; back row, from left: Molly Torkelson, Katie Siverly, Jessica Schultz and Amy Wendt.

Girls 16U softball wins state title

Aug 17, 2016
On Aug. 6 the Lake City Summer Heat 16 and under (16U) fast pitch softball team won the state tournament in Austin. The team started the day with a 15-3 win over New London-Spicer. The next game was against a familiar foe from the regular season, Albert Lea. The Summer Heat dug themselves an 8-2...

Boys soccer opens season Aug. 25

Aug 17, 2016
The Lake City boys soccer team will begin their season at home against Plainview-Elgin-Millville on Thursday, Aug. 25, 7 p.m. at Bill Kieffer Field.  Leading the Tigers this year will be eight seniors. Pictured from left : Albin Fuente, Xavier Perez-Sollis, Andrew Ohde, James Melrose, Gary Schaal...

Sun shines on 10th Hebert tourney

Aug 17, 2016
Aside from celebrating a milestone anniversary there were a couple of other new things this year at the Tony Hebert Memorial Tournament.  For the first time ever the tournament was held on a Saturday and it contained two flights.  The tournament started its first flight at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday,...


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