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October 2, 2014

An Iowa Lakes Community College Women’s Soccer player has been named the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference “Player of the Week.” Kelsey Tonge was the second student athlete from Iowa Lakes this week who received the honor. Head Coach Kevin Mahlan nominated her, in part, because of her flexibility on...

October 1, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Community College Swimming and Diving team kicked off their official practice at Midnight early Wednesday morning on the Emmetsburg campus. The Men are looking to build on a 4th place finish at last year’s National Tournament, while the Laker Women hope to go one step farther after...

September 30, 2014

An Iowa Lakes Community College volleyball player has been named the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference “Player of the Week.” Steph Baker was honored for the week of Sept. 22-28.  During the week, Baker picked up a total of 47 digs.  She racked up 26 in a five-set loss to...

September 22, 2014

We attended a triangular meet tonight with Buena Vista and Waldorf. Our women pulled off the team win tonight. This was the first race at the 6K distance for our women and they handled the extra distance in the heat very well. Rachel Ruddy again led our women placing 5th....

September 22, 2014

All former Iowa Lakes Community College baseball players are invited to participate in the Fifth Annual Alumni Baseball Game on Saturday, Oct. 4.   Schedule: Noon-1:00 Laker Batting Practice 1:00-1:45 Alumni Batting Practice 1:50-2:15 Infield/Outfield taken together 2:30 - GAME                     ...

September 15, 2014

We went to Madison SD today and ran at Dakota State. Our women had a tremendous day placing 4th as a team. Rachel Ruddy continues to be our number one runner and was also our lone award winner placing 14th in a personal record time of 22:07. Taylor Reimer ran...

September 8, 2014

The Laker Scramble Golf Outing will be held this Friday at Brooks National Golf Course in Okoboji. The event generates scholarship funds for student athletes at Iowa Lakes Community College. Iowa Lakes has over 300 student athletes competing collegiately for the Iowa Lakes Lakers in 16 different sports programs. Golfer...

September 3, 2014

Iowa Lakes Community College Director of Athletics Troy Larson has announced the hiring of Kevin Mahlan as the new Head Women’s Soccer Coach. A Lindenhurst, N.Y., native, Mahlan received his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Farmingdale University in 1975.  He chose to continue his education in 1996, earning his...

August 27, 2014

Iowa Lakes Community College Head Men’s Soccer Coach Ben MacRae has announced the new men’s soccer team that will be set to compete for the 2014 season.  The roster includes one returning player and 25 incoming freshmen.   “I thoroughly expect to be in the Final Four in the conference shake...

August 23, 2014

We hosted regional time trials at our Emmetsburg campus today. Both the men's and women's teams ran the 5K distance. The course had a few small hills but it was somewhat muddy and the temperature was very hot and humid. I was extremely impressed with how both teams ran today....

August 20, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Community College Board of Trustees convened Tuesday in Estherville and received the latest on the value of athletics in the recruitment of students to the college. Executive Dean of Students, Julie Williams, welcomed Troy Larson, Director of Athletics, to the podium to share the significance of offering...

August 18, 2014

Head Coach Cody Alesch and the Iowa Lakes Wrestling team have announced their 2014-2015 recruiting class.  “This class seems to be well rounded in the fact they have high goals academically and athletically,” Alesch stated.  “I believe these young men have a desire to compete at a high level and...

August 13, 2014

Three local athletes have been added to the Iowa Lakes Wrestling roster for the 2014-2015 season. Blake Gjerde from Estherville, Austin Long from Algona and Nick Schany from Graettinger. “We are excited to add these three to our roster and get them in the room to start working,” Alesch stated....

July 29, 2014

Iowa Lakes Baseball will be having a Fall Baseball League on Sunday afternoons starting on Sept. 7 running through Oct. 19. The league, ran by head coach Jason Nell, will give participants exposure and instruction from college coaches and athletes from Iowa Lakes Community College.  Games will be scheduled from...

June 24, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Dance Team along with Head Coach Danie Juhl would like to announce the signing of Heather Pestka of Good Thunder, Minn. to compete next season for the Lakers. Head Coach Danie Juhl is impressed with the 2014 class coming in for the Lakers third season.    "We...

June 24, 2014

In the spring semester, Iowa Lakes had 56 student-athletes earn Academic All-Region; 21 of them earning first team and 35 second team.  Athletic Director Troy Larson is thrilled with the performances of each of these Laker participants.  "Very proud of our student athletes and their work in the classroom.  Having...

June 12, 2014

The 26th Annual Youth Basketball Camp at Iowa Lakes Community College is next week. Athletics Director and Men’s Basketball Coach Troy Larson says the camp will be held in the college gymnasium at the Estherville campus starting Monday, June 16 through June 19. Registrations are still being taken for both...

May 30, 2014

Iowa Lakes’ sophomore golfer Austin Sweeney finished his final round at the NJCAA National Tournament tied for 14th.  Shooting a 74 the last day, putting him 13 over par for the week.   Sweeney, a Southerland native, was named Second team NJCAA All-American and to the All-Tournament team which is...

May 27, 2014

Iowa Lakes Community College Head Women’s Basketball Coach Nicole Bullock is proud to announce the signing of Asiya Smith to a National Junior College Letter of Intent.  She will be joining the Laker basketball program this fall. Smith, a 5-foot 7-inch small forward from St. Paul Central High School in...

May 23, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Community College head women’s basketball coach Nicole Bullock is honored to have Shelby Corbin join the Laker basketball program for the 2014-1015 season. Corbin, a 5-foot-8-inch point guard from Minneota, Minn., was selected to the All-Conference team as a junior and a senior; named team’s Hardest Worker...

May 20, 2014

The Iowa Lakes Dance Team along with Head Coach Danie Juhl would like to announce the signing of Kelsey Plueger of Spencer to compete next season for the Lakers. "Iowa Lakes was the place for me because I live here in Spencer, and I really like their programs and their...

May 19, 2014

Golf enthusiasts are invited to attend Iowa Lakes Community College’s Kossuth County Scholarship Golf Outing set for Friday, June 6.  Registration and lunch will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a noon shotgun start.  A short awards program will follow play. This year there is a “$15.00 Pork Tenderloin Lunch...

May 14, 2014

The 6-foot-3 freshman guard, Deondre Parks from Flint, Michigan, was a first team All-American selection for NJCAA Division II.  Averaging 20.4 points, 5.2 rebounds and 3 assists per game for the Lakers during the 2013-14 season. “What a tremendous accomplishment for Deondre,” said Iowa Lakes Head Coach Troy Larson, whose...

May 14, 2014

Iowa Lakes Community College Head Women’s Basketball Coach Nicole Bullock is proud to announce the signing of Za’keea Monae Sa’eed-El to a National Junior College Letter of Intent.  She will be joining the Laker basketball program this fall. Sa’eed-El, a 5-foot 2-inch guard from Bloomington John F. Kennedy High School...

May 12, 2014

Five Iowa Lakes Community College baseball athletes were named to the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) Division II Baseball All-Region teams. Sophomore infielder Tanner Johnson was named to ICCAC All-Region first team. Freshman catcher Blake Rogers was named to second team ICCAC All-Region.  Sophomore pitcher Jesus Briton, freshman infielder...

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