8th grade boys finish 2nd at Pacesetter state tourney

Jul 21, 2016
The eighth grade boys basketball team finished second at the 2016 Pacesetter Great Four-State Basketball Championships on July 16 at the Target Center in Minneapolis. The boys won Pacesetter Region 1 in Rochester in April out of 16 teams, then went on to win the Pacesetter Minnesota State...

Legion nine open tourney with 15-4 win

Jul 14, 2016
The Lake City American Legion baseball team split two games this week, dropping a well played 2-0 game at St. Charles last Thursday in the regular season finale, and then winning their first round District 1 tournament game 15-4 at Chatfield Monday. Lake City is the fifth seed in the tournament,...

Mayo to offer sports physicals

Jul 14, 2016
In preparation for the upcoming high school sports seasons, multiple sites within Mayo Clinic Health System will be offering pre-participation sports physicals for area high school athletes. Screenings will be held at the following Mayo Clinic Health System sites: Zumbrota: 1350 Jefferson Drive,...

12U baseball participates in state tourney

Jul 14, 2016
The Lake City Black 12 and under (12U) baseball team participated this past weekend in the 12A 40-team State Tournament held in Prior Lake on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 8-10. Lake City won their pool play by beating Eastview and Owatonna, and only losing to Mankato Gray. In bracket play,...

Hole-in-one lifts golfer to 10th in state tourney

Jul 14, 2016
Two local golfers, Lexi Geolat and Emily Schimbeno, competed in the 71st Minnesota Junior Girls’ State Championship held at Chaska Town Course on July 5 and 6.  Two-time defending Class AAA Individual State Champion Taylor Ledwein of New Prague won the title with rounds of 72-73 (145).Lake City’s...

Local motocross brothers chase first win on home track

Jul 12, 2016
The 2016 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, will make its annual foray to Spring Creek MX Park in Millville on Saturday, July 16, for the La Crescent Wine and Spirit Spring Creek National, with a pair of local siblings headlining the eighth stop of the 12-round...

Junior golfers compete at Birnamwood

Jul 6, 2016
From left: McKenna Beltz, Morgan Wurst, Brooklyn Gulden, Jordana Windhorst-Knudsen and Emma Berge, five local junior golfers played in their first competitive Professional Golfer’s Association (PGA) Beginners Tour event held at Birnamwood Golf Course in Burnsville on June 30. Brooklyn Gulden led...

Girls golf olds end-of-the-season awards banquet

Jul 6, 2016
The Lake City girl’s golf team recently held their end-of-the-season banquet. Team awards included Hiawatha Valley League (HVL) champions, Section 1AA champions and State Class AA runner-up. The final stats for the seven letterwinners were: senior Emily Schimbeno 78.6 stroke average; junior Lexi...

Legion baseball team wins five inning game

Jul 6, 2016
The Lake City American Legion baseball  team cruised to a 10-0 five inning win over Dover-Eyota (D-E) last Thursday, which raised their season record to 3-2.The main difference in the game was defense.  Lake City played errorless ball, while the Eagles committed five errors which led to six...

Kiwanis Club donates to Legion baseball

Jul 6, 2016
The Lake City Kiwanis Club recently donated $250 to the American Legion for the local Legion baseball team.  In on the presentation are team coach Logan Thomas, American Legion members Mel Blattner and Andru Peters, who also was representing the Kiwanis club, and Legion baseball team members.


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