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Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
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Volleyball: Mainstreeters sweep Lakers
Sauk Centre made quick work of Minnewaska in West Central Conference volleyball action on Thursday night. The Mainstreeters (13-2, 6-1 WCC) swept the match by 25-7, 25-8 and 25-12 scores. The Lakers (4-10, 1-5 WCC) had just seven total kills, with six of those going to Ellie Danielson....
September 23, 2016 - 9:56am
September 18, 2016
Volleyball: B-E, Lakers finish 3-4 at Minnewaska tournament
The Brandon-Evansville and Minnewaska volleyball teams finished third and fourth at the Lakers' tournament on Saturday in Glenwood. The Chargers (8-5, 2-1 Little Eight) won three of their four matches at the tournament, including a straight-set victory over the Lakers (4-8, 1-3 West...
September 18, 2016 - 5:50pm
September 16, 2016
Volleyball: WCC's top team sweeps Lakers
The Minnewaska volleyball team ran into one of the best teams in the West Central Conference on Thursday as Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta (6-0) swept the Lakers by 25-17, 25-13, 25-9 scores. The Lakers got nine kills from Abby VerSteeg and seven from Ellie Danielson. VerSteeg added 16...
September 16, 2016 - 9:51am
September 9, 2016
Volleyball: Benson rebounds to beat Lakers
The Minnewaska volleyball team won the first set against Benson (1-3) 25-18 on Thursday before the Braves took over from there, winning 25-23, 25-20, 25-17 to take the match. Abby VerSteeg had 12 kills, 14 digs and was 12-for-12 serving to lead the Lakers (0-3). Ellie Danielson added...
September 9, 2016 - 11:28am
January 12, 2016
Boys basketball: Lakers fly to 11-2
The Minnewaska Area boys basketball team improved to 11-2 on the season with a 68-55 victory over St. John's Prep on Monday night in Glenwood. Senior forward Austin Ver Steeg led the Lakers (11-2, 3-2 WCC) with 21 points on 10-of-15 shooting in the non-conference win and junior forward...
January 12, 2016 - 9:14am
January 8, 2016
Boys basketball: Lakers defeated by one for second loss
The Minnewaska Area boys basketball team fell to 10-2 on the season after falling 37-36 in a competitive West Central Conference battle against Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta on Thursday night in Glenwood. The Tigers (9-3, 3-3 WCC) led 17-16 in a defensive fight at the half and were able...
January 8, 2016 - 11:15am
January 6, 2016
Wrestling: Lakers outlasted in Morris
The Minnewaska Area wrestling team was defeated 42-31 by Morris Area-Hancock-Chokio-Alberta on Tuesday night in Morris. Senior Weston Lardy (160), eighth-grader Tyler Vanluik (220) and seventh-graders Tyson Meyer (132) and Jakob Swalla (195) all recorded wins-by-fall for the Lakers....
January 6, 2016 - 11:43am
January 5, 2016
Wrestling: Lakers take fifth-place in Benson
The Minnewaska Area wrestling team finished fifth at the Benson Braves Classic wrestling meet on Saturday, Jan. 2 in Benson. Weston Lardy was named the Most Outstanding Wrestler of the tournament after taking home the 160-pound individual title. After a first-round bye, the senior...
January 5, 2016 - 10:22am
January 4, 2016
Boys basketball: Lakers blow past Yellow Medicine East
The Minnewaska Area boys basketball team rolled to a 71-42 Section 3AA victory over Yellow Medicine East on Tuesday, Dec. 29 in Glenwood. Senior forward Austin VerSteeg led the Lakers with 19 points and five rebounds on the night. Minnewaska shot 57 percent from the floor (26-of-45)...
January 4, 2016 - 1:07pm
December 16, 2015
Lakers push to 6-1 with road win
The Minnewaska boys basketball team improved to 6-1 on the season after rolling past Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 63-37 on Tuesday night in Long Prairie. The Lakers shot 54 percent from the field (25-of-46), including an efficient 21-of-31 from inside the arc. Austin VerSteeg was the...
December 16, 2015 - 2:15pm
December 9, 2015
VerSteeg lead Lakers hoops to 5-0
Senior forward Austin VerSteeg led the Minnewaska Area boys basketball team with 19 points and 10 rebounds to improve to 5-0 on the season with a 50-41 win over Litchfield on Tuesday night in Glenwood. VerSteeg connected on 7-of-11 field goal attempts in the nine-point victory over...
December 9, 2015 - 11:33am
November 30, 2015
Lakers hang on in Staples
The Minnewaska Area boys basketball team pulled out a 69-64 road victory over Staples-Motley on Tuesday, Nov.
November 30, 2015 - 12:54pm
Youth looks to raise Laker wrestling program
The Minnewaska Area wrestling team looks to improve on its 1-15 overall record a season ago this winter. The Lakers finished the 2014-2015 season in eighth place in the West Central Conference without a conference victory. The program is returning nine letterwinners, including seniors...
November 30, 2015 - 12:53pm
November 6, 2015
Minnewaska football: Senior class paves way for historic season
The 2015 Minnewaska Area football team entered rather uncharted waters heading into the Class AA Minnesota State High School League State Tournament...
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 28, 2015
Minnewaska bounced from state tennis tourney
The Minnewaska Area girls tennis team ended its season at the Minnesota Class A State Tournament after two losses at the Reed-Sweatt Family Tennis Center in Minneapolis. The Lakers fell 4-3 in the consolation match versus Foley on Tuesday evening after a 5-2 defeat against Crookston...
October 28, 2015 - 2:03pm