The Lakeland wrestling team opened its 2014-15 campaign Saturday at the Daleville Invitational, winning four of their five matches in the event.
Old rivals Lakeland and Westview will meet for a boys soccer sectional championship this Saturday afternoon in Emma.
Samuel Garcia scored four goals and assisted on another in leading the Lakeland varsity boys soccer team to a 6-0 triumph over visiting Elkhart Christian Saturday night.
Hamilton edged Lakeland, 25-15, 24-26, 28-26, 22-25, 15-13 in NECC volleyball last Thursday evening in LaGrange.
Westview spotted county rival Lakeland an early, 1-0 lead then reeled off six unanswered goals to claim a 6-1 victory over the Lakers this past Saturday night in Emma.
Lakeland posted a 1-3 record at Saturday’s North Miami Invitational volleyball tournament.
All three Lakeland School Board members up for reelection in November have filed with the LaGrange County Clerk’s Office to retain their seats.
While most people were enjoying the lake or hanging with friends and family, the Lakeland FFA was feeling the reality of farm life.
East Noble took both ends of a varsity baseball doubleheader from visiting Lakeland this past Saturday.
Kristen Wiese’s one-out triple in the bottom of the seventh inning brought home Jill Mingus with the game-winning run for Lakeland in its 6-5 triumph over Central Noble last Thursday.
Lukas Long fired a 38 at Island Hills Golf Club in Sturgis Wednesday night to gain co-medalist honors and lead Lakeland to a 165-183 victory over the host Trojans.
Angola forged a 45-35 victory over host Lakeland last Friday night in varsity boys basketball.
Lakeland schools have updated their plans for makeup days due to the difficult winter the area has faced.
Abi Thompson chalked up 26 points and 13 rebounds in leading host Lakeland past Angola, 48-39 in the consolation round of the NECC girls basketball tournament last Thursday night.
Brant Betts fired in 21 points and Marco Olivares canned 17 as Lakeland handled Fremont, 73-49 in the NECC boys basketball opener for both teams last Friday night in LaGrange.
Cathy Phillips was appointed by county commissioners to fill a seat at the table of a common construction wage committee for Lakeland School Corporation projects at Monday’s meeting.
East Noble cruised past Lakeland, 25-19, 25-16, 25-20 in varsity volleyball action last Thursday night.
Joseph Trost’s eighth-place effort of 16:24.7 led the Lakeland boys cross country team at the Tippecanoe Valley Invitational this past Saturday.
The Lakeland School Board approved the recommendation to fill two additional teaching posts at the high school.
The fourth-ranked Northridge boys cross country team cruised to wins over host Lakeland (19-40) and Westview (16-47) Tuesday afternoon.
Mishawaka shaded Lakeland, 1-0 in varsity girls soccer Saturday morning.
New teachers at Lakeland School Corporation have been preparing for a successful first year of teaching in the new teacher academy.
Lakeland High School was named a demonstration site for the internationally based New Tech Network on June 10.