Photos by Kelly Nelson

With full lineup, matmen split

Jan 21, 2016
The Lake City Tiger wrestling team split a home triangular with Hiawatha Valley League (HVL) opponents last Thursday, losing, as expected, to second ranked Kenyon-Wanamingo 64-5, then bouncing back to defeat Pine Island 37-34.For the first time this season the Tigers fielded a full lineup against...

Five wrestlers earn places at Woodbury

Jan 21, 2016
The Lake City wrestling team placed five wrestlers in the top seven in their brackets, and as a team they finished 11th out of 18 teams in Saturday’s East Ridge Ruckus Tournament in Woodbury.Carl Kozlowski went 4-1 on the day to claim fifth place at 145 pounds, while Ryan Hanson posted a 3-1 record...

JV matmen compete at Woodbury tourney

Jan 21, 2016
On Saturday, Jan. 16, seven Lake City junior varsity (JV) wrestlers traveled to Woodbury to compete in the East Ridge Ruckus. This 18-team tournament featured teams from across the metro area, greater Minnesota and Wisconsin.Josh Brown, a junior wrestling at 145, was Lake City’s top performer on...

Soccer sign-up to be Jan. 26 and 28

Jan 21, 2016
This spring will be the 14th season for youth soccer in Lake City.  The season will begin on Saturday, April 16 with the first two Saturdays scheduled for practices.  Games will be played on Saturdays beginning April 30 and continuing through Saturday June 4.Registration for the upcoming spring...

Girls lose close game

Jan 21, 2016
Lake City girls basketball lost a close one at Zumbrota-Mazeppa Tuesday night, 68-60.“It was a tight game in the first half. Each team went on a variety of small 6-8 point runs. As a team we did some good things when we went on our runs. We were able to create good shots, and we were also able to...

Girls bow to Kenyon-Wanamingo

Jan 21, 2016
The Tiger girls basketball team hosted Kenyon-Wanamingo Jan. 15 and lost 55-46 in a hard fought game.“We played the best first half that we have played all season. We controlled the pace of the game, made open shots, and also forced Kenyon to take very difficult shots,” said Coach Drew Olinger.  “...

High school clay target league sign-up begins Jan. 15

Jan 13, 2016
Lake City High School students are invited to compete in the Minnesota Clay Target League.    Athlete registration is open to students in grades seven through 12 with their firearms safety certificate and will begin on Jan. 15, running through Jan. 29.  Athlete registration will be held in the...

Girls drop game to rival Goodhue 44-70

Jan 13, 2016
The Lake City High School girls basketball team lost lop-sidedly to Goodhue Tuesday, Jan. 12, by a score of 44-70. Lake City Coach Drew Olinger said his team “played a very solid game where we competed the entire time. With that being said, Goodhue capitalized on our mistakes and also shot the...

Defense leads Tiger boys

Jan 13, 2016
Lake City flipped the script on Goodhue and used a suffocating defensive effort to post a dominant 45-24 victory over the Wildcats on Tuesday at Lincoln High School.  The eighth-ranked Class AA Tigers broke away from a 20-13 advantage at halftime to hand the sixth-ranked Class A Wildcats just their...

Boys come out strong after break

Jan 13, 2016
Following an eight day layoff, a rejuvenated Lake City squad posted its most lopsided victory of the season to date on Friday in Dodge Center as the Tigers doubled up Triton 78-39.  Lake City scored the first 14 points of the contest and never looked back, leading by as many as 40 points in the...


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