From Lake City youth hockey to Lake Placid

Sep 23, 2015
When 15-year-old Taylor Heise decided three years ago to enroll at Twin Bluff Middle School in Red Wing to play hockey, it was because she loved the sport enough to take it as far as she could. The Heises are a basketball family, but Taylor joined the Lake City Youth Hockey program as a second...

22 compete in 4th annual Mah Jonggathon

Sep 23, 2015
Twenty-two players participated in the fourth annual Mah Jonggathon held at Wee Three and Mee on Monday, Sept. 21. Nine players were from Lake City, nine from Wabasha, two from Rochester and two from Cannon Falls. Sixteen games were played and money prizes were awarded to the winners. Vicky...

Vikings sidelines offer venue for lifelong dancer

Sep 17, 2015
Melissa Eichelberger has been a dancer since before she can remember. “My mom says I was shaking my butt before I could walk so I think it’s just always been a part of who I am,” she said. She took community dance lessons as a child, joined the Lincoln High School junior varsity dance team in...

Solemn moment precedes game

Sep 17, 2015
Players, fans, officials and coaches watched in silence as members of the Lake City High School band carried an enormous American flag onto the field before the Tigers took on the Byron Bears Friday night. The band members were soon joined by the Lake City VFW and American Legion Color Guard, whose...
—Photos courtesy of Deb House-Finley

Breuer tourney helps community projects

Sep 17, 2015
The Zumbro Falls Lions Club held one of its largest fundraisers when they hosted the Randy Breuer Open at the Zumbro Falls Golf Club in August.  To kick off the event, Jerry Schneider, former Lake City High School basketball coach, spoke to the group stating that Breuer had been inducted into Lake...

Tennis Tigers drop 2 matches

Sep 17, 2015
On Sept. 15 the Lake City  High School girls tennis team traveled to Cannon Falls.  They were defeated by the Bombers 5-2.The two points came in singles action with wins by Emily Albright at No. 2 singles, 6-2, 7-5 and Ava Wallerich at No. 3 singles, 6-3, 6-3.Grace Dankers was outplayed at  No. 1...

V-ball team splits 2 on road

Sep 17, 2015
Lake City Tigers girls’ volleyball played two matches on the road last week against Lewiston-Altura and Zumbrota-Mazeppa.  On Tuesday, the Tigers beat Lewiston-Altura in four games: 8-25, 19-25, 25-23, 17-25.  Daynalyn Jostock led the Tigers on Tuesday night with 12 kills and four ace serves.  Madi...

Boys soccer drops three in seven days

Sep 17, 2015
The Lake City High School varsity soccer team played three matches in seven days last week. They began on the road against Pine Island/Zumbrota­Mazeppa (PIZM) on Tuesday, Sept. 8. Lake City took a 1­-0 lead into the half, with a goal scored by senior captain Sam Mangold and assisted by Nate Baer...

Football Tigers fall to Byron 37-6 at home

Sep 17, 2015
By Quinn Sweeney A dominating first quarter of play by Lake City resulted in an early 6-0 lead on Friday night at home against Byron but 37 unanswered points by the Bears resulted in a third consecutive loss for the Tigers. The Tigers opened the scoring with their first defensive touchdown of the...

Tigers win 3 of 4 races

Sep 17, 2015
The Tiger harriers competed in La Crescent and came away with wins in three of the four races with a second place in the fourth race.  They also had two individual champs in the varsity races.  The junior high race saw the Tigers place four in the top 10, but they finished second to probably the...


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