Sports

Wed
30
Jul

Class B tilts prepare Lakers for playoffs


Moorhead’s second baseman gets Mitch Wurm out and unsuccessfully attempts the double play.

 

The Maple Lake Lakers wrapped up “Class B Week,” hosting two strong Class B teams in preparation for the upcoming Region 12C tournament in Maple Lake. 
The Lakers also found out they are playing Cokato in the first round of the tournament with the conclusion of a five-team playoff to determine the No. 8 seed. 
The Region 12C tournament starts on Wednesday, July 30, and runs until Aug. 10. It is a double-elimination tournament with games played every day from Wednesday through Sunday.  
The Lakers need two wins to qualify for the state tournament and four wins to take the top seed, and top draft position, for Region 12C.
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Wed
23
Jul

Lakers go 2-1 to conclude regular season


Dusty Decker recorded two hits, two runs and an RBI in the Lakers’ last three games of the season.

Ben Jungers gave up five hits, four walks and five strikeouts in the Lakers’ loss to the Hutchinson Huskies.

 

Wed
23
Jul

Legion team’s season ends despite putting up a fight


Nick Gapinski gets an out during his second to last game in Maple Lake.

Damian Kaley slides into second.

 

Wed
16
Jul

Lakers take first loss, go 3-1 for the week


Matt Bergstrom gets one of his two hits during a losing effort against the Delano Athletics.

 

Wed
09
Jul

Lakers keep win streak, shutout streak alive


Matt Bergstrom snags one of his two stolen bases against the Loretto Larks.

Mitch Wurm slugs one of his three hits against the Loretto Larks.

Jeremy Schmidt recorded his fourth shutout and extended the Lakers’ streak to 41 innings without a run scored against them.

Brian Redemske receives a congratulatory fist bump from teammate Jake Johnson after safely reaching first base.

 

Wed
02
Jul

Girls golfers receive year-end awards


Award winners for the girs golf team include Most Improved Golfer Ashlee martie; state golf qualifier, All Conference golfer and Maple Lake Player of the Year Tabitha Latzig; Most Dedicated Golfer Vienna Jude; and All Conference golfer Maggie Carey.

 

Following a successful season, including three golfers competing at sections and one golfer going at state, the Irish girls' golf team concluded their 2014 season with the end-of-year awards banquet.
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Wed
02
Jul

Lakers blank undefeated Orphans at home


Jeremy Schmidt pitched all seven innings, giving up no runs on four hits and no walks, while also striking out eight batters.

The Lakers celebrate a run scored by Todd Fuller in their 10-0 rout of the formerly undefeated Howard Lake Orphans at home.

Shortstop Luke Fobbe pitches a ball to second baseman Nate Johnson for a quick out.

Todd Fuller reacts after sliding into first. He recorded a hit and an RBI against the Howard Lake Orphans.

 

Wed
25
Jun

Balanced attack keeps Lakers’ 14-win streak alive


Riley Decker lays down a bunt during the Maple Lake Lakers’ 10-3 road win over the Dassel-Cokato Saints. He had two hits, two runs and an RBI in the past week.

Dusty Decker rounds the bases en route to two runs on Friday. He had three runs, three hits and three RBIs for the week.

Second baseman Nate Johnson stretches out to catch an infield fly against the Dassel-Cokato Saints on Friday. On offense, he scored two runs, had four hits and two RBIs.

Matt Bergstrom rounds third base for one of his five runs throughout the past week. He also had three hits and two RBIs.

 

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