A couple of mighty heaves by sophomore standout Kloee Fitch helped propel the Lakeland girls track team to a season-opening, 88-42 victory over Sturgis Wednesday evening in LaGrange.
Bryit Sumner ran for 264 yards and three touchdowns as Garrett steamrolled Lakeland, 40-7 in the opening round of the Class 3A state football playoffs last Friday night at Laker Field.
Sophomore halfback Eli Wallace rushed for 155 yards and three touchdowns as Lakeland whipped Fremont, 26-12 in its varsity football regular-season finale last Friday night in LaGrange.
Fairfield rallied to beat Lakeland, 42-35 in overtime last Friday night in a thrilling NECC Big School Division football contest played in Benton.
Break up the Central Noble Cougars!
Trailing arch-rival Prairie Heights, 7-6 going into the locker room at halftime, Lakeland football head coach Keith Thompson decided it was time to lay down the law to his already 0-2 squad.
Nishawn Jones rushed for 119 yards and three touchdowns in leading New Haven to a 48-8 romp over visiting Lakeland in varsity football last Friday night.
Churubusco and Lakeland kicked off their 2014 football campaigns last Friday night at a steamy Laker Field in LaGrange with the visiting Eagles emerging as a 33-19 victor.
Lakeland rolled to the NECC boys track championship last Friday night at Fairfield.
Lakeland cruised to its own boys track invitational championship last Friday night in LaGrange.
Eric Herber won two individual events and ran a leg on a victorious relay unit as Lakeland sped past Fairfield, 82-50 in NECC boys track Tuesday evening.
Fairfield downed Lakeland, 69-40 in middle school boys track Tuesday night in Benton.
Lakeland handled Howe School and West Noble in 8th grade boys basketball last week.