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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
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