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September 25, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers break losing streak at Hancock tournament
The Minnewaska volleyball team added two wins and two losses to its record in tournament play on Saturday in Hancock. The Lakers entered the tournament on Saturday win only one win in their season. They broke their five game losing streak in the first match of the day with a two-set...
September 25, 2017 - 12:19pm
September 20, 2017
Tennis: Lakers sweep Melrose, 7-0
The Minnewaska tennis team took Melrose 7-0 in a clean sweep on Tuesday afternoon in a home West Central Conference match. The first two singles were total shutouts. Danielle Thorfinnson defeated Mekayla Schleper, 6-0, 6-0 in the first. Hannah Orlowski defeated Allie Toenies in the...
September 20, 2017 - 2:39pm
Volleyball: Lakers lose conference game to Melrose
The Minnewaska volleyball team dropped its sixth West Central Conference game in three sets when facing the Dutchmen on Tuesday night in Melrose. This loss brings the Lakers overall record to 1-10 and their conference record to 0-6. The Dutchmen took the first set 25-17. The Lakers...
September 20, 2017 - 2:37pm
September 19, 2017
Tennis: Minnewaska adds loss and win to record
The Minnewaska girls tennis team played Staples Motley and Brainerd on Monday in Brainerd and walked away with one win and one loss. The Lakers took on the Warriors first and were defeated 6-1. The only point the Lakers took against the Warriors came in the first doubles, when Anna...
September 19, 2017 - 12:37pm
Tennis: Lakers sweep Yellow Medicine East in 7-0 victory
The Minnewaska girls tennis team swept Yellow Medicine East in a 7-0 victory for the Lakers at home on Thursday, Sept. 14. Every single match was won by the Lakers in two sets. Only the second singles of the day had a close set, but Hannah Orlowski was still able to win the match...
September 19, 2017 - 10:46am
September 18, 2017
Lakers score first win at tournament
The Minnewaska Lakers volleyball team hosted a tournament on Saturday, Sept. 16 and while they lost three matches, the Lakers scored a win bringing their overall record to 1-9. The Lakers earned their first win of the season by total points after splitting the two sets in their opening...
September 18, 2017 - 4:16pm
Football: Lakers beat Montevideo for third consecutive win
At an away game in Montevideo on Friday, Sept. 15, the Minnewaska football team owned the Thunder Hawks in their third consecutive win to start the season. The Lakers got on the board first with a six yard run into the end zone by senior running back Garrett Jensen. Quarterback Matthew...
September 18, 2017 - 1:10pm
September 16, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers losing streak continues with loss to Sauk Center
The Minnewaska volleyball team hosted Sauk Center on Thursday night and suffered defeat in three straight sets, 25-10, 25-12, 25-19. The Lakers struggled offensively, with no ace serves and 12 kills. Middle hitter Ellie Danielson and outside hitter Emma Thorfinnson each had four...
September 16, 2017 - 2:20am
September 14, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers shutout of first win by Thunder Hawks
The Minnewaska Lakers volleyball team was served their fifth loss in a row by fellow West Central Conference member Montevideo on Tuesday night. The Thunder Hawks handed the Lakers defeat in three straight sets, 25-23, 26-24, and 25-19. Offensively, the Lakers had 4 aces and...
September 14, 2017 - 2:24pm
September 10, 2017
Football: Lakers take first district game against Falcons
The Minnewaska football team came out strong on Friday night against the ACGC Falcons and did enough to secure their first district win. The Lakers took an early lead, scoring the first touchdown in the first four minutes of the game when quarterback Matthew Gruber handed the ball...
September 10, 2017 - 10:56am
September 8, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers face another defeat against Falcons
The Minnewaska volleyball team suffered a stinging loss to the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Falcons, bringing the Lakers overall record to 0-4. The Lakers battled through five sets, winning the second and the fourth sets 25-16 and 25-22, respectively. But they surrendered the match...
September 8, 2017 - 12:52pm
September 6, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers fall in five sets to BOLD
The Minnewaska volleyball team pushed BOLD to the limit on Tuesday but couldn't get its first win of the season after a five-set loss. The Lakers (0-3, 0-2 West Central Conference) won the second set 26-24 and the fourth one 25-16. The Warriors (1-1, 1-1 WCC) had just enough by winning...
September 6, 2017 - 12:03pm
September 1, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers lose to Braves in Conference match
The Minnewaska volleyball team lost its first conference match to Benson on Aug. 31. The Lakers fought hard and took the first set 29-27 but lost steam in the second and third sets, losing 25-10, 25-15, respectively. The last game was a close one but ultimately the Braves took it...
September 1, 2017 - 12:09pm
Football: Lakers beat Irish as confidence builds after a two-win season
The Minnewaska football team won just two games last season, but these players and coaches believe this is a much different group this time around....
September 1, 2017 - 12:37am
August 29, 2017
Volleyball: Lakers drop opener against KMS
The Minnewaska volleyball team dropped its season opener in four sets as Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg won 26-24, 25-16, 14-25, 25-14. Ellie Danielson had 10 kills to lead the Lakers at the net. Sierra Lindemann had 23 assists, while Bailey Stewart led the way from the back row with 16...
August 29, 2017 - 9:35am