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Lakers qualify for Nationals

The Iowa Lakes Men's Basketball Team earned a trip to the NJCAA Division II National Tournament with an 85-73 win over Southwestern here on Saturday. It will be the second trip to Nationals for Troy Larson as a head coach—the last time was in 2013. Larson made the trip as a player in 1992. ...

ELC thinclads are back on the track

SPENCER — After a one-year hiatus, the Estherville Lincoln Central track teams work back in action this past Monday at Spencer. A year ago, the teams had practiced for about a month when the pandemic shut down all spring sports. Hence this was the first high school meet for both freshmen ...

Lakers Mitchell Williamson wins HWT conference title

COUNCIL BLUFFS — Led by Mitchell Williamson’s title at 285 pounds, the Iowa Lakes wrestlers finished fifth at the ICCAC Tournament hosted by Iowa Western on Sunday. Ranked third, Williamson defeated fourth-ranked Jorden Pryor from Iowa Central 2-1 in the title match. “Mitchell ...

Postseason awards come in for ELC

With the 2021 Iowa Girls State Basketball Tournament winding up last week, postseason awards have come out with juniors Jaydan Nitchals and Kaitlyn Tendal both receiving honors. Nitchals earned second team All-State honors from both the Iowa Print Sports Writers Association and the Iowa Girls ...

Larsons named to All-Substate team

Estherville Lincoln Central’s Will Larson and Owen Larson recently were named to the Class 3A Boys Substate #2 All-Substate Team. Will Larson, a 6-2 senior, averaged 12.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists this past season. In ELC’s substate game against Spencer, he ...

Kirkwood halts Lakers win streak

CEDAR FALLS — The sixth-ranked Iowa Lakes men saw their eight-game winning streak come to an end with a 92-77 loss to Kirkwood on Saturday. “They physically beat us at the point of contact all night long, they were ready to go from the start, they got after us and we ...

Laker women split games

Jaeda Whitner scored 21 points, Rachel Breck added 14 points, and Rachel Puok had 10 points, as the Iowa Lakes women defeated Iowa Central 68-63 last Wednesday. “Great team win on the road over a very good Iowa Central team,” said Iowa Lakes coach Ashley Martin. “I thought our ...

Lakers lose in five sets

CRESTON — It was not listed as the ICCAC game of the week but don’t tell the Lakers and the Spartans that. The two volleyball teams got together in Creston Thursday night and treated the limited spectators and loyal streamers to one heck of a match. It took a little over ...

Three ELC players earn Lakes honors

While the Estherville Lincoln Central boys finished at the bottom of the Lakes Conference standings this season at 2-8, three players impressed the league coaches to earn all-conference honors for the 2020- 21 season. The Lakes Conference showed its youth in the first team ...

ELC starters honored by Lakes Conference

As one of the two second- place teams in the Lakes Conference, the Estherville Lincoln Central girls were well-represented on the 2020-21 all-conference teams. All five ELC starters made the list in some capacity, as the Midgets finished 7-3 in league play and 18-6 overall.. ELC ...