• Boys tennis team set to open up state play Tuesday

    | Published on June 3, 2024 at 12:49pm CDT

    The Minnewaska Area boys tennis team will be competing at the State Boys Tennis Tournament, Tuesday through Friday, June 4-7 at the Read-Sweatt Tennis Center in Minneapolis. The Lakers earned the Section 8A team title with wins over Fergus Falls (6-1), Thief River Falls (6-1) and East Grand Forks (4-3), raising their overall record to 22-3… Read More

  • Laker trap team has three individuals in top 100 overall

    | Published on June 3, 2024 at 12:48pm CDT

    The Laker trap team closed out the regular season with a solid 3rd place finish in Class 3A conference 3.  “The team really came on strong the last two weeks,” coach Jennie Stone said. “We outscored all of the other teams both weeks 4 and week 5 and almost moved into second place, but came… Read More

  • Lakers fall to NLS in opener, but top Paynesville to stay alive

    | Published on June 3, 2024 at 12:47pm CDT

    NLS scored eight runs in the first two innings on the way to a 10-4 victory over Minnewaska during the Lakers’ opening game of the Section 3AA Baseball Tourney at MAHS. The Lakers earned the top seed and the bye that goes with it.  Minnewaska and NLS were set to meet up, Thursday, but the… Read More

  • Softball team eliminated by Pipestone in 3AA consolations

    | Published on June 3, 2024 at 12:45pm CDT

    The Minnewaska Area softball team was eliminated for the season after losing 8-2 to Pipestone in a consolation round game during the Section 3AA Tourney, Saturday, May 25 at Marshall. The Lakers, who won their first section game over NLS (6-5) before losing to Morris Area and Pipestone, finished the season with a 7-16 overall record… Read More

  • Starbuck Stars fall three times at Stearns County Classic

    | Published on June 3, 2024 at 12:43pm CDT

    The Starbuck Stars competed at the Stearns County Classic Saturday and Sunday, going 0-3 against some of the best amateur baseball teams in the state. The Stars played two games, Saturday, losing to the Cold Spring Rockies (10-0) and Foley (10-2).  On Sunday, the Stars dropped a non-league game to the Cold Spring Springers (3-0). The Stars… Read More

  • A week of success for the Lakers

    | Published on May 24, 2024 at 1:25pm CDT

    Speaking of Sports By John Fragodt, Sports Reporter Wow, I sometimes forget how busy things can get at this time of year.  Concerts, school trips, awards programs, postseason tournaments, graduation and so much more.  Just when you think you’re caught up with everything, another event is added to the schedule as everyone tries to finish up… Read More

  • Boys golf team in third heading into Finals

    | Published on May 24, 2024 at 12:27pm CDT

    The Minnewaska boys golf team is in third place after the first day of the Section 3AA Boys Golf Tournament.  The Lakers shot a 318 score, Thursday at Oakdale Golf Club in Buffalo Lake to place third behind Marshall (296) and NLS (311). The top five teams and top other golfers advance to the Section 3AA… Read More

  • Lakers sweep team titles at sub-section meet

    | Published on May 24, 2024 at 12:26pm CDT

    •  Minnewaska boys win five titles and girls earn two championships The Minnewaska Area track and field teams had a great day at the sub-section meet, Thursday, and proved that track and field meets can be decided by the narrowest margins in the process. The Laker girls team continued its strong season with the team title in… Read More

  • Boys tennis team tops East Grand Forks for state berth

    | Published on May 24, 2024 at 12:22pm CDT

    •  Bleick-LeClair win 8A doubles title The Minnewaska Area boys tennis team earned a state berth after winning the Section 8A Team Tournament with a 4-3 victory over East Grand Forks last Tuesday at Courts Plus Community Fitness in Fargo, ND. The Lakers were seeded first and beat Fergus Falls (6-1) and Thief River Falls (6-1) in… Read More

  • Baseball team claims WCC title by itself and earns No. 1 seed

    | Published on May 24, 2024 at 12:21pm CDT

    The Minnewaska Area baseball team edged Morris Area in a WCC battle, Thursday, 5-3, to earn sole possession of the conference title.  The second game between the Lakers and Tigers was called after 10 innings due to lightning and will not be made up. The Lakers closed out the WCC schedule with a 13-0 conference mark… Read More

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