Torch: Basketball 101

Nov 30, 2016
Basketball is one of the most popular sports throughout the world. Basketball is a great team sport. “It really brings guys together during basketball,” Marc Kjos, a junior at Lincoln High, shares. Basketball’s conditioning is very short rapid movements going the length of the court. You have to...

Lincoln winter sports meeting is Nov. 7

Nov 2, 2016
The winter sports meeting at Lincoln High School will be Monday, Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. This meeting is for parents and student athletes in grades 7 thru 12 who plan to participate in a winter sport. These meetings give parents the opportunity to meet coaches and learn more about the program their...

Class of 2007 team repeats as Alumni Tournament champions

Mar 31, 2016
For the second year in a row, the Lincoln High School class of 2007 team won the annual alumni basketball tournament held Easter weekend. Team members are (from left) Nick Moyer, Ben Borgschatz, Matt Fick, Buster Huffman, Brad Huffman and Pierre Parker.

Varsity players visit final third grade basketball practice

Mar 9, 2016
Members of the Lake City High School boys varsity basketball team came to the aid of their third grade counterparts in the third graders’ final practice of the season Feb. 28. Front row left to right:  Ty Reckmann, Greg Banaszynski, Cameron Thieren, Alec McElmury, Josh Wohlers, Jack Meincke,...

A 1st place end to a 4th grade basketball season

Mar 2, 2016
The Lake City fourth grade boys traveling basketball team ended their season Saturday, Feb 27 with first place finish in Galesville, Wis. Lake City beat La Crosse Logan, Galesville-Ettrick-Trempealeau, and Onalaska to clinch the championship. The boys end their season with a record of 26-1. Front...

Girls season ends in overtime at St. Charles

Mar 2, 2016
The Lake City High School girls basketball team’s season is over. On Feb. 25, 10th seed Lake City lost in overtime in the opening round of the section tournament to No. 7 seed St. Charles 64-67. “Tonight was a very evenly played first half,” Lake City Coach Drew Olinger said after the game. “Both...

Tigers boys' big season ends in high drama

Mar 2, 2016
An estimated crowd of 3,000 fans crowded into iconic Mayo Civic Center Auditorium on Saturday night to behold the much anticipated showdown between Lake City and Saint Charles in the Section 1AA Semifinals. The patrons in attendance were treated to one of the most intense and dramatic playoff...


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