girls basketball

Boys 2-2, girls 1-3 in Pacesetter tourneys

Aug 18, 2021
The Lake City boys basketball team won two of four games at the Pacesetter Sweet 16 Championships last weekend, officially placing second in Division II. The Sweet 16, in its 30th year, is an invitational event putting some of the top teams in each class — 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A — in the same...

Basketball teams head for Pacesetter Sweet 16

Aug 4, 2021
The Lake City boys and girls basketball teams will play in the Pacesetter Sweet 16 Championships slated for Aug. 7-8. This invitational event pits top teams from Class 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A in a single class tournament in boys and girls basketball. Action will take place at Clemens Field House in the...

Bremer commits to Minnesota State

Jul 7, 2021
Lake City High School girls basketball’s all-time stat leader in two categories still has one season left for the Tigers, but Natalie Bremer has committed to attend Minnesota State University - Mankato (MSU) and play girls basketball for the Mavericks after graduating high school. Bremer is the...

Tiger girls celebrate historic season

Apr 21, 2021
On April 14 the Lake City Tiger girls basketball team wrapped up the season with the awards banquet at the high school. The Tiger Girls had such a great season ending with a record of 19-4 overall and overcame tough tasks to get that record winning against Plainview-Elgin-Millville, Lourdes,...

Girls’ state run ends 
in quarterfinal game

Apr 7, 2021
The Lake City High School girls basketball team’s first trip to the state tournament in 37 years ended March 30 with a loss to New London-Spicer in Chanhassen. It was the final game as a Tiger for the team’s only senior, Grace Bany (pictured, at right). Bany was one of four members of this year’s...

Girls fall in state tourney to New London-Spicer

Apr 7, 2021
The Lake City Tiger girls basketball team headed to Chanhassen March 30 to take on New London-Spicer (NLS) in Lake City’s first state tournament appearance since 1984. NLS came out on top 78-49. Both teams struggled to get a basket to fall in the first few minutes of the game. The Tigers scored...

Big send-off for girls basketball team

Mar 31, 2021
Emergency vehicles and scores of well wishers were on hand at Lincoln High School to bid adieu to the Lake City High School girls basketball team Tuesday as it loaded the bus for Chanhassen and a state quarterfinal match-up with New London-Spicer. Excitement was high for the Lake City girls...

Tiger girls come from behind to win Section 1AA title

Mar 31, 2021
The Lake City High School girls basketball team is headed for the state tournament for the first time in 37 years after defeating Goodhue 37-35 in the Section 1AA title game. Lake City, the No. 2 seed, and and No. 4 seed Goodhue met for the title game on March 25 at Century High School in...

With section title, girls are state bound

Mar 31, 2021
The Lake City Tigers qualified for the team’s first state tournament since 1984 with a 37-35 victory over Goodhue in the Section 1AA championship game on March 25. A full-game recap appears on page 8 of this issue. The first round for the No. 4-seeded Tigers was scheduled for Tuesday, March 30, at...

Basketball success spans generations

Mar 31, 2021
It’s happened again: two members of a Lake City basketball team that qualified for state are the children of Lake City basketball players who also played at state when they were in high school. This seemingly unlikely circumstance previously occured in 2017, when Nate Heise and Reid Gastner were...


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