cross country

Cross country athletes earn all-conference honors and academic and all-state awards

Dec 4, 2019
The following Lake City Tiger cross country team members received Hiawatha Valley League (HVL) all-conference awards, front row, from left: Jacey Majerus, Brenna Nelson, Mela Schmitz, Phebe Nelson and Peyton Meincke; back row, from left: Gavin Siewert, Andrew Muenzhuber, Reese Anderson, Joe...

School-wide send-off for cross country teams

Nov 7, 2019
Lake City High School Activities Director Doug Vaith introduces the boys and girls cross country teams and coaches at a school-wide assembly Friday afternoon before the teams set out for Northfield and Saturday’s state meet (see related story on page 9). After brief remarks from Vaith,...

Cross country teams finish in top 10 at state meet

Nov 6, 2019
The Lake City Tigers cross country teams ended their seasons by placing in the top half of the teams in both races at the state meet.      The girls came in sixth place and the boys followed with an eighth place finish.  These were the places they were ranked coming into the state meet.      Along...

Cook named Section 1A girls Coach of the Year

Oct 30, 2019
Lake City cross country coach Howie Cook has been named Coach of the Year for Section 1A girls cross country for the 2019 season by his coaching peers, a repeat of the title from last year. The Minnesota Coaches Association sponsors this award.  Cook led the Lake City boys and girls cross country...

Tigers harriers headed to state

Oct 30, 2019
The Lake City Tigers harriers came away with a double victory at Northern Hills Golf Course in Rochester during the Section 1A Cross Country Championships.      For the fourth time in Tiger cross country history, both the boys and girls came away from the 23-team meet each with the championship. ...

Tigers cross country runs away with Section 1A titles

Oct 30, 2019
The Lake City Tiger harriers came away with a double victory at Northern Hills Golf Course during the Section 1A cross country championships Oct. 26, in the 23-team meet.  Each Tiger team also qualified three runners as individuals for finishing in the top 10.  The teams will compete on Nov. 2 at...

Tiger harriers clean sweep HVL titles

Oct 23, 2019
    A clean sweep, that’s what the Lake City Tiger cross country teams accomplished last Tuesday. The cross country teams accomplished something that hasn’t been done since 1999, before any of them were born.  All four teams: boys’ varsity, boys’ junior varsity (JV), girls’ JV, and the girls’...

Harriers finish 2nd, 2nd at Packer Invite

Oct 16, 2019
The Lake City Tigers cross country team finished the regular season with two runners-up team finishes and an individual champ at the Packer Invite in Austin last Tuesday.  The meet had a combination of AA and A class teams.     Winona beat the Lake City boys with Carter Briggs of Winona winning the...

Rain, mud hamper conditions at Swain Invite

Oct 9, 2019
Mud anyone?  The Lake City Tigers cross country team got up at 7 a.m. to eat breakfast and looked out the window to see a driving rain and a wind speed of over 30 miles an hour. By the time they left to race two hours later it was down to a drizzle with a light wind.  “It’s not often that you find...

Harriers compete at St. Charles Invite

Oct 2, 2019
The Lake City Tiger harriers competed at the St. Charles invite on Thursday.  For many of the younger runners, it was their first experience at trying the 5,000 meter race.  They all came away with flying colors.  Lake City competed in only two races at St. Charles, the boys’ varsity/JV 5,000M,and...


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