Bowling teams from Lakeridge Dental and Essentia were co-champions of the 24-team Detroit Lakes Lions bowling tournament held Saturday, March 17. Proceeds will be donated to Becker Food Pantry and Boys & Girls Club.
Tucker Hibbert closed out one of the most successful seasons of his career and took claim to his 11th Professional Snocross Championship at the ISOC National Snocross season finale in Lake Geneva, Wisc.
The Northern State University women's basketball team fell short in overtime Saturday, March 10 in the semifinal round of the NCAA Central Region Tournament to No. 7 Augustana University, 90-86. Frazee’s Alexis Tappe followed with 16 points, leading the team off of the bench. She added a team second best eight rebounds, as well as three assists and two steals, while shooting 7-of-12 from the floor.
The 14th annual North Central Basketball All Star Games will be held at Bemidji High School on Saturday, April 14, 2018. A milestone will happen with the 1,000th athlete being featured of the long running high school showcase event.
Lakes Area boxers traveled to Hibbing for a Golden Gloves boxing show Saturday March 10. Lakes Area Boxing’s Henry Sharp (10) lost by way of a split decision in his boxing debut to Iron Range boxing club John Duffy (10) but Sharp did end up winning the sportsmanship trophy. LAB’s Thomas Renney (9) won his boxing debut against White Earth Nation Boxing Club’s Glen Sommers (9).
Tucker Hibbert put a stronghold on the 2018 ISOC National Snocross points championship with back-to-back dominant performances in Dubuque, Iowa. Winning both finals and three of the four qualifiers, Hibbert gained 39 points over second place throughout the weekend to extend his points lead to a whopping 100.
Tucker Hibbert took a win Saturday night at the ISOC National Snocross tour’s Michigan National and with strong performances throughout the weekend, maintained his grip on the 2018 points championship.
Skaters from the Lakes Figure Skating Club participated in the the Central Minnesota Compete USA Competition Series, hosted by Vacationland Figure Skating Club in Brainerd, Sunday, February 18. The skaters taking part in the competition were Kyla Schatz, 13, and Kaylee McMichael, 16, both of Detroit Lakes.
The Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey Association Squirt B team completed their season as Elite Bracket consolation champions at the Squirt B1 International Tournament in Fargo Feb. 15-18. The Lakers opened the tournament with their Puck Relay team placing second in the Olympics Thursday evening. After a loss of 1-0 to Las Vegas Jr. Knights in their first bracket game, the Lakers finished remainder of the tournament undefeated.
Tucker Hibbert extended his points lead in the ISOC National Snocross Championship at the Eastern National in Salamanca, New York. Hibbert was untouchable in qualifying and with points being awarded for qualifying rounds, he racked up valuable points despite going 13-2 in the final events.