Classes resumed for the spring semester at Iowa Lakes on Wednesday, January 11, and the Laker athletic teams are in the midst of a busy week.
Tipping off for the Lakers were the Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams as they played host to the Iowa Central Tritons on Wednesday. The Laker Men fell to 7-8 and 1-3 in conference play with a loss to the Tritons. The Laker Women were also upset by the Tritons, falling to 5-10 and 0-5 in conference play.
On Friday, January 13, the Laker Wrestling team hosts the Iowa Central Tritons for a dual at 7 p.m. Iowa Central is ranked #1 in the NJCAA poll, but the Lakers have worked hard all season and look to be strong contenders. This event will be webcast over the Iowa Lakes Community College website.
The Women’s and Men’s Laker basketball teams finish off the home stretch on Saturday, January 14, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. against Ellsworth Community College. The ECC women hold a 12-4 record overall, receiving top 10 votes in the national poll, and 1-1 in the ICCAC. The ECC men have a 5-9 record and 0-1 in the conference.
The public is invited to come out to the Estherville campus and cheer on the Lakers at all of the athletic events hosted at Iowa Lakes Community College.