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June 18, 2018

One of a kind
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Lakeland head coach Kevin FitzPatrick, shown in 2017, decided to retire as the cross country and track and field coach after winning 27 Great Northern Conference championships and a combined seven state championships.
Jeremy Mayo/River News

Lakeland head coach Kevin FitzPatrick, shown in 2017, decided to retire as the cross country and track and field coach after winning 27 Great Northern Conference championships and a combined seven state championships.
Some coaches get a taste of success and can't get enough of it. Some coaches want everything to be done within their vision and input from assistants isn't necessary. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 15, 2018


Lakeland begins summer hoops league slate
Basketball season may be five months away, but Lakeland Union High School is back on the court attempting to get better in the UW-Marathon County Summer League on Tuesday nights, along with another summer league for younger high school players at Northland Pines High School on Sunday nights. (Subscriber access)
Friday, June 15, 2018

It's time to admit it, the Warriors may be the best ever
When the topic of the best team ever comes up, it's a completely subjective argument. We'll never know for sure since teams from different eras can't actually compete against each other and rule changes, modern technology and fitness from different eras also comes into play. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 15, 2018

Birdies for Babies on June 16
Birdies for Babies golf scramble is being held at Pinewood Country Club in Harshaw on Saturday, June 16 to benefit New Dawn Pregnancy Resource Center.

This golf classic begins with registration at 8:30 and a 9:15 a.m. shotgun start for 4 person teams. (subscriber access)

Friday, June 15, 2018

Cruising
Fond du Lac native Tom Schmitz recorded a hole-in-one during the Knights of Columbus Tournament at Trout Lake Golf Club in Woodruff on Saturday, June 10. Schmitz knocked it in on the eighth hole from 165 yards out. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 15, 2018

Second in a lifetime
Gurner, Ill., native Bob Tomko made a hole-in-one for the second time in his life on Saturday, June 10, at Trout Lake Golf Club in Woodruff. Tomko used an eight iron from 145 yards out on hole No. 15. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 15, 2018

Reaching the pinnacle
Minocqua native Kevin Bolger has excelled at every level of cross country skiing during his career. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Minocqua Post 89 cancels Legion baseball season due to low numbers
American Legion Baseball turns 91 years old this summer. At one point, it was the premier league for baseball players 19 years old and younger. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

All-Great Northern Conference teams announced
Last Friday, the Great Northern Conference released the 2018 all-conference teams. In all Lakeland had 47 student-athletes receive some sort of all-conference recognition this spring, including 24 first-teamers. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 8, 2018

Lakeland track and field demonstrates how to build a great program
Lakeland Union High School's track and field team has established itself as the preeminent varsity sport in the school's athletic department. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 8, 2018

Visiting racers win at Eagle River Speedway
Eagle River Speedway is considered one of the most challenging dirt stock car tracks in the Midwest. The one-third mile tri-oval features three corners that are completely different from each other. This makes it difficult to set a car up. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 8, 2018

Making a state-ment
VERONA - Lakeland Union High School hasn't been a frequent participant in the WIAA Golf Championships over the years, but it was making its second trip in a row to University Ridge Golf Course on Monday and Tuesday for the Division 2 state meet. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 8, 2018

Preuss' Pub Charity Golf Outing on June 10
The Preuss' Pub will host its third annual Wisconsin Injured Law Enforcement Officers Resource Council Charity Golf Outing at 9 a.m. on Sunday, June 10. The outing and will take place at the St. Germain Golf Club off State Highway 70 West in St. Germain. (Subscriber access)
Friday, June 8, 2018

Third in State
The Lakeland Union High School golf team, from left, assistant coach Brian Baldwin, Jake Collins, Kyle Bengtson, Adam Lazaroff, Ansen Nomm, Kailey Godfrey and head coach Scott Howard, pose in front of Bucky Badger at University Ridge Golf Course in Verona after placing third in the WIAA Division 2 Golf Championship on Tuesday, June 5. Bengtson also tied for third overall individually. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 8, 2018

Mercer School Awards Day
The Mercer School held their Awards Day on Friday, May 18 at 10 a.m. in the school gymnasium.
Friday, June 8, 2018

The age of Aubrey
LA CROSSE - On the first day of the WIAA Division 2 Track and Field Championships at UW-La Crosse, Aubrey Anderson anchored Lakeland Union High School's 4x800-meter relay team. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Final state meet is bittersweet for FitzPatrick
LA CROSSE - Entering the WIAA Division 2 Track and Field Championships, Lakeland Union High School senior Kav FitzPatrick had either taken first place or hadn't reached the podium. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Lakeland puts six on the podium at the state meet
LA CROSSE - Lakeland Union High School sent more athletes than ever before to the WIAA Track and Field Championships at UW-La Crosse on Friday and Saturday. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

T-Birds' bid for another 4x800 state title falls short
LA CROSSE - The bar is set high at Lakeland Union High School when it comes to the boys' 4x800-meter relay. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Lakeland's soccer season ends at Rice Lake again
Last season, Lakeland Union High School had a magical run to the WIAA Division 3 Sectional Finals, where its season came to an end at Rice Lake. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Garcia and Holmes bow out in state tennis tourney
The top doubles squad for Lakeland Union High School has had a solid 2018 campaign despite being put together this season. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

T-Bird girls' 4x800 relay team takes third at state
LA CROSSE - The Lakeland Union High School boys' 4x800-meter relay team gets most of the notoriety, but the girls' team haven't been slouches either. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Peterson reaches podium in two events at the state meet
LA CROSSE - Ashley Peterson didn't have a picturesque debut at the WIAA Track and Field Championships as a freshman in 2017. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Sectional sensations
Lakeland Union High School's ultimate goal for the 2018 golf season was to get back to the state tournament. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 1, 2018

Lakeland lays an egg in regional semis
MOSINEE - There were few baseball teams hotter than Lakeland Union High School entering the WIAA Division 2 Playoffs. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 1, 2018

T-Birds get blanked in regular season finale
Lakeland Union High School started the girls' soccer season with a scoreless draw at Mosinee back on April 26. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 1, 2018

T-Birds set to battle state's best on the track
The WIAA Track and Field Championships are finally upon us and Lakeland Union High School once again has a strong presence at the meet. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 1, 2018

Let's face it, when it comes to Jordan comparisons, LeBron is King
Not too long ago I wrote about how difficult it is to determine who the greatest player of all time is in an individual sport. (subscriber access)
Friday, June 1, 2018

Sensational at Sectionals
At this point, Lakeland Union High School doesn't surprise anyone with its success in track and field. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Lakeland fails to get the big hit in playoff loss
RHINELANDER - The old saying is third time's a charm. It wasn't for Lakeland Union High School on the softball field last Wednesday in the WIAA Division 2 Regional Semifinals. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Big bats propel T-Birds to playoff win
It's playoff baseball season and the slightest mistake could be the difference between winning and losing. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Garcia and Holmes qualify for state in doubles tennis
The Lakeland Union High School's boys' tennis team had a quick turnaround after last Monday's WIAA Division 2 Sub-Subsectional, as four players competed in the sectional meet Wednesday at Kohler Sports Center. (subscriber access)
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Suter named new boys' hockey coach at Lakeland
Lakeland Union High School activities director Don Scharbarth may be retiring this summer, but he's going out with a bang.

Lac du Flambeau native and recently hired Lakeland Hawks Ice Arena manager Jake Suter has been tapped to be the new man in charge of guiding the Thunderbirds after spending the past two seasons as an assistant coach with the Madison Capitols of the USHL. (subscriber access)

Friday, May 25, 2018

Lakeland golfers win regional title in tiebreaker
After making history with one of the best golf seasons ever played in the Great Northern Conference, Lakeland High School looked to extend its year in the WIAA Division 2 Regionals at Indianhead Golf Course in Mosinee on Tuesday. (subscriber access)
Friday, May 25, 2018

A quartet of T-Bird tennis players move on to sectionals
The playoff season has begun for the Lakeland Union High School boys' tennis team, starting with the WIAA subsectional at Rhinelander High School on Monday. (subscriber access)
Friday, May 25, 2018

Survive and advance
MOSINEE - On his way to winning the 1983 NCAA national championship, North Carolina State men's basketball coach Jim Valvano coined the phrase "survive and advance."

That was the goal for many competitors on the Lakeland Union High track and field team at Monday's WIAA Division 2 Regional meet at Mosinee.

(subscriber access)

Friday, May 25, 2018

A Vegas Stanley Cup makes the rest of the NHL look foolish
If you have been following the NHL season like I have, the Vegas Golden Knights reaching the Stanley Cup Finals shouldn't have been a surprise. (subscriber access)
Friday, May 25, 2018

Wood Ducks score a win in return to diamond
The return of the Minocqua Wood Ducks to the summer baseball landscape was a successful one as the team opened their 2018 Dairyland League season with a 12-2 win on the road in Westboro on Sunday. (subscriber access)
Friday, May 25, 2018

2018 Snowshoe Baseball schedule
The Lake Tomahawk Snowshoe Baseball 2018 season begins Monday, June 18 at Snowshoe Park in Lake Tomahawk. (subscriber access)
Friday, May 25, 2018

NATH Golf Scramble on June 3
The Northwoods Alliance for Temporary Housing, Inc. (NATH) will host its 8th annual Golf Scramble on Sunday, June 3 at the Northwood Golf Course on Highway 8 West in Rhinelander. (subscriber access)
Friday, May 25, 2018

Surprise winners in Eagle River Speedway opener
Eagle River Speedway opened its 44th consecutive season of stock car racing this past Friday night. (subscriber access)
Friday, May 25, 2018


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