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.
Often times a player’s value to a basketball team can be measured on what it does when he is off the court rather than what it accomplishes when he is on the court.
An unlikely heroine lifted Lakeland past Prairie Heights in NECC girls basketball action last Friday night in LaGrange.
For the past five years, the Westview boys soccer team had watched someone else celebrate a sectional championship on its home field.
Westview earned its third straight IHSAA Class 1A girls sectional championship Saturday night in Emma with a 7-0 rout of Central Noble.
Lakeland slogged its way to a 34-0 NECC football victory over West Noble last Friday night in soggy Ligonier.
On June 16, Lakeland High School announced post-season softball honors for Ashlynn Grubb, Jill Mingus, and Lakeland Softball Head Coach Sherry Severson.
Westview completed a perfect, 10-0 run through its NECC boys basketball slate Tuesday night in Emma with a 64-46 victory over Fremont.
Westview claimed its seventh girls basketball sectional championship Saturday night in Albion with a 46-32 victory over LaVille.
A strong start to the second half propelled Prairie Heights to a 57-44 varsity girls basketball victory over visiting Bronson, Michigan Tuesday night.
As expected, Westview won its fourth straight NECC boys basketball tournament championship Saturday night in Emma.
A packed gym, bodies flying, game-tying three pointers, clutch free throw shooting.
Prairie Heights began its 2012-13 varsity girls basketball season this past weekend by defeating NECC rival Hamilton and non-conference foe Elkhart Christian.
Goshenspoiled the debut of Lakeland girls basketball head coach Sheila Moore Tuesday night in LaGrange by whipping the mistake-prone Lady Lakers, 76-19.
While running roughshod over their first eight opponents, the Lakeland Lakers took pride in being the most physical football team on the field.
The Lakeland School Board officially approved Sheila Moore to be the next head coach of the Lakeland High School girls basketball program this past Monday night.
The Prairie Heights Board of Education approved Vincent E. Royer to be the next head coach of the Prairie Heights football team in a meeting held this past Monday morning.