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October 19, 2017
Football: Lakers ready for playoffs after taking care of Benson
The Minnewaska football team finished off its regular season with a convincing win over Benson on Wednesday that moves the Lakers to 6-2 heading...
October 19, 2017 - 11:31am
October 18, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers drop last match to Tigers
The Minnewaska volleyball team was on the road for its final game of regular season play on Tuesday night. A three set defeat to Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta completed a four match losing streak for the Lakers. This is the second time this season the Lakers have fallen to the Tigers...
October 18, 2017 - 12:31pm
October 13, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers fall to Dutchmen in conference match
The Minnewaska volleyball team fell in its third straight loss when it hosted Melrose on Thursday night for a West Central Conference match. The first set was close, but the Dutchmen took the set 26-24. The Lakers lost momentum from there. They failed to get double digits on the...
October 13, 2017 - 9:54am
October 11, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers fall to 4-17 overall after conference loss
The Minnewaska volleyball team headed to Sauk Centre on Tuesday night and returned home with a three set West Central Conference loss. The loss makes the Lakers' overall record 4-17 with a conference record of 1-11. The Mainstreeters took the first set 25-15 and then carried that...
October 11, 2017 - 10:46am
October 9, 2017
Football: Sauk Centre edges Lakers
The Minnewaska football team suffered a narrow defeat at the hands of the Mainstreeters in Sauk Centre on Friday night. The Streeters were the first team to get on the board when quarterback Casey Schimmers made a connection with Cade Neubert for a 42-yard touchdown. Schimmers made...
October 9, 2017 - 3:55pm
October 6, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers fall to Thunder Hawks in conference match
The Minnewaska volleyball team hit the road on Thursday night and returned home with a four set West Central Conference defeat at the hands of the Montevideo Thunder Hawks (9-10). The Lakers came out strong and won a close first set 25-23. But they were unable to maintain the momentum....
October 6, 2017 - 11:05am
October 4, 2017
Tennis: Lakers win conference match against Staples Motley
The Minnewaska tennis team scored a win in West Central Conference play against Staples Motley on Tuesday at the Stay-Fit Athletic Center. The only match Staples Motley took was fourth singles. Lakers' Maddie Kluver lost to Jenna Dvorak, 6-1, 6-4. Karra Hanson had a close match with...
October 4, 2017 - 11:16am
Volleyball: Lakers score conference victory against ACGC
The Minnewaska volleyball team scored its first West Central Conference victory when the Lakers hosted Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City on Tuesday night. The Lakers took the first set 25-22. The Falcons fought back and claimed the close second set, 27-25. But the Lakers took the match by...
October 4, 2017 - 11:03am
October 2, 2017
Football: Lakers own Tigers, win 35-7
The Minnewaska football team recovered from its loss last week to BOLD and added another win to their season record when they hosted Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta on Friday night. The Lakers completely shut the Tigers out of the first quarter. Matt Gruber was the only player to get...
October 2, 2017 - 12:08pm
September 30, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers lose seventh conference matchup
The Minnewaska volleyball team dropped a West Central Conference match against Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta in three sets on Thursday night at home. The Tigers took the first set 25-14 and the second set 25-11. The Lakers fought back and almost had a third set upset, but Morris Area...
September 30, 2017 - 12:19am
September 29, 2017
Volleyball: Minnewaska falls to BOLD in four sets
The Minnewaska volleyball team headed to Olivia to play fellow West Central Conference member BOLD and walked away with a 3-1 defeat on Thursday night. The Lakers took the first set, 25-23. But the Warriors responded and took the next three sets by an ever increasing margin. The...
September 29, 2017 - 2:55pm
September 27, 2017
Tennis: Lakers get 12th win
The Minnewaska tennis team is hitting its stride with now a 12-5 record after breezing past New London-Spicer 7-0 on Tuesday. The Lakers took every match in straight sets. Danielle Thorfinnson didn't drop a game at first singles, while Hannah Orlowski, Karra Hanson and Maddie Thorfinnson...
September 27, 2017 - 10:55am
Volleyball: Lakers fall to Braves in four sets
The Minnewaska volleyball team headed into Benson territory on Tuesday night for a West Central Conference match and walked away with a four set loss to the Braves (6-12). The Lakers came out strong and took the first set 25-17. But the Braves responded with three set victories for...
September 27, 2017 - 10:40am
September 25, 2017
Football: Lakers fall to Warriors, 23-7
The Minnewaska football team hoped to continue its winning ways, but the BOLD Warriors broke the Lakers' three game winning streak by handing them a 23-7 defeat in Glenwood on Friday night. The Warriors were the first on the scoreboard with a 47 yard run into the end zone by quarterback...
September 25, 2017 - 12:20pm
Tennis: Lakers sweep Wolverines, 7-0
The Minnewaska girls tennis team swept MACCRAY in a 7-0 victory Thursday night in Minnewaska. Every single point was earned in two sets. Danielle Thorfinnson and Karra Hanson both blanked their opponents in the first and third singles, respectively. Hannah Orlowski surrendered only...
September 25, 2017 - 12:20pm