Lakeland won its first-ever softball decision over 4A powerhouse Mishawaka, 3-0 last Thursday night in the Princess City.
The Lakeland softball team took three big steps toward securing the NECC regular-season championship this week by downing three of its closest competitors.
Lakeland and Concord split a varsity softball doubleheader Saturday in Dunlap.
The Lakeland varsity softball team notched road wins over Central Noble (3-0) and Bethany Christian (17-0) at the end of last week.
Lakeland tuned up for its battle with Fairfield in the NECC softball tournament final by splitting a pair of make-up games with Westview and Wawasee on Saturday.
A three-run ninth inning propelled Lakeland past Fairfield, 3-0 and into the championship game of the Class 3A softball sectional being played in Benton.
DeKalb took both ends of a varsity softball doubleheader from Lakeland last Friday night in Waterloo.
Lakeland completed an 8-2 run through the NECC softball loop Tuesday night in LaGrange with a 10-0 shutout of Hamilton.
Lakelandwent 1-2 in a trio of non-conference softball games over the weekend, bringing its season record to 12-9.
Garrett rallied to top Lakeland, 8-4 in varsity softball action Monday night at Denny Feagler Field in Garrett.
Prairie Heights and Lakeland punched their tickets to the semifinals of the 2012 NECC softball tournament with triumphs Tuesday evening.
Fairfield edged Lakeland, 3-2 in an NECC softball showdown last Thursday night in Benton.
Ashlynn Grubb fired a no-hitter with a school-record 19 strikeouts as Lakeland opened its 2012 softball campaign Monday evening with an 8-0 romp over visiting Wawasee.