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.