Lake City Legion outlasts Chatfield

Jun 26, 2019
It took nine innings but the Lake City Legion team outlasted Chatfield on June 10 down in Happy Valley.Lake City opened the scoring in the second inning when Kylar Ruffell led off with a walk, stole second, advanced to third on a passed ball and came home on a sacrifice fly by Mac Heise.  In the...

Lake City Legion out pitches Plainview in 1-0 win

Jun 26, 2019
On June 6, Lake City Legion opened up summer league play with a pitching gem hosting Plainview-Elgin-Millville (PEM) at Bill Kieffer Field.  The pitchers for both teams combined to only give up three hits across seven innings, two for Lake City and one for Plainview.  Josh Matanich opened up the...

Lake City native coaches team to state title

Jun 26, 2019
Brian Sprout, a member of the Lincoln High School Class of 1998, has coached East Ridge High School’s baseball team to its first-ever state title. East Ridge was the No. 5 seed entering the AAAA tournament. They beat No. 4 seed Mounds View in the quarterfinals on June 14, No. 1 seed Stillwater in...

Tigers baseball gets eliminated in round one of subsection 6-1

May 29, 2019
The No. 7 seed Lake City Tigers baseball team traveled to La Crescent May 22 to take on the No. 2 seed La Crescent Lancers and were defeated 6-1.The Tigers jumped out to an early lead in the first inning with two outs Lake City strung together three consecutive singles by Josh Matanich, Jake...

Baseball Tigers edge Byron 5-4

May 22, 2019
The Lake City Tigers baseball team beat the Byron Bears 5-4 on May 15.In the first inning, Byron got their offense started. The Bears scored one run when Ben Stienessen singled.Lake City pulled away for good with three runs in the fifth inning.  Josh Matanich doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run...

Tigers can’t overcome prowess of Lourdes

May 15, 2019
It was a rough day on Monday for the Lake City Tigers boys baseball team, who lost 12-4 to Rochester Lourdes.In the first inning, the Eagles got their offense started.  Lourdes scored two runs when Hayden Brown doubled.The Tigers evened things up at two in the bottom of the first inning when Josh...

Tigers fall behind early in loss to Pine Island

May 15, 2019
The Lake City Tigers boys baseball team fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 4-2 loss to Pine Island May 10.  Pine Island took the lead on a home run in the first inning when Cole Uhde hit a solo.Lake City lost despite outhitting Pine Island 7-3.Dylan Las pitched Pine Island to victory. ...

Tigers get blowout win over cotter

May 15, 2019
The Lake City Tigers boys baseball team asserted their will over Winona Cotter on their way to an easy 11-1 victory on May 6.The Tigers fired up the offense in the first inning with five runs.  Josh Matanich doubled.Zach Scharpen pitched Lake City to the win.  He allowed no hits and no runs over...

Fiesta Foods rounds up for Legion ball

May 15, 2019
The Lake City Louis McCahill American Legion Post 110 recently received a donation of $756.85 from Fiesta Foods in Lake City to help support the 2019 Louis McCahill Post 110 American Legion baseball team. The funds received are for the various fees, insurance coverage, uniforms, equipment, field...


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