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.
Westview and West Noble each landed four spots on the 2013 All-NECC boys soccer team in a vote of the conference’s coaches held Tuesday night.
Nine players from LaGrange County, including eight from co-champion Lakeland, were named to the 2013 All-NECC football team in a vote taken last week by the league’s coaches.
Fort Wayne Concordia ended the Lakeland football campaign last Friday night in LaGrange with a 28-14 victory over the Lakers in the opening round of the 3A state playoffs.
Fort Wayne Concordia sent the visiting Lakeland Lakers to their second consecutive defeat last Friday night by a count of 35-3 at Zollner Stadium.
For the past five years, the Westview boys soccer team had watched someone else celebrate a sectional championship on its home field.
Lakeland slogged its way to a 34-0 NECC football victory over West Noble last Friday night in soggy Ligonier.
A smothering effort by its defense carried Lakeland to a 31-0 thrashing of Angola last Friday night at Laker Field.
Lakeland celebrated its 50th football home opener in style last Friday night by pummeling the Fremont Eagles, 48-13.
The Lakeland Lakers continued their football dominance over their county rivals from Prairie Heights this past Friday night at Hubert Cline Field in Brushy Prairie.
Lakeland outlasted Churubusco, 62-57 in double overtime last Friday night in NECC boys basketball.
Turnovers, untimely penalties and a steady rain all added up to a dreary night for the Lakeland Lakers in their Class 3A sectional opener at Heritage last Friday.
The Lakeland Lakers used a punishing rushing attack to finally subdue a pesky Eastside squad, 37-21 in NECC football play last Friday night in Butler.
Powered by a four-goal outburst by Dustin Cunningham, the Lakeland varsity boys soccer team cruised to a 7-1 victory over Eastside Tuesday night in LaGrange.
Lakeland rolled to its second win of the young football season last Friday night at Fremont, 46-13.
The Lakeland varsity boys soccer team got its 2012 campaign off to a good start last Thursday night in Garrett by beating the host Railroaders, 3-1.
The Lakeland Lakers continued their dominance on the gridiron over their county neighbors from Prairie Heights last Friday night in LaGrange in the annual Milk Can Game.
Jalen King swished 34 points for Lakeland in an 85-72 NECC boys basketball victory over visiting Central Noble last Thursday night.
Lakeland gave host NorthWood a battle for three quarters before dropping a 62-49 decision to the Panthers in non-conference boys basketball action Tuesday.