Brett LaBore

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Minocqua 89ers split two games to open Legion season

The Minocqua Post 89 Legion baseball team got their season started with two close and competitive games.

All-conference honors

The 2024 spring season saw three conference championships from Lakeland Union High School teams. Forty-six Thunderbirds were honored with an all-Great Northern Conference selection.

Season-ending loss

The Lakeland girls’ soccer team had one of their toughest tests of the season to date on Thursday. Ashland ended up knocking the Thunderbirds out of the playoffs.

Ten Thunderbirds sign to play sports at the next level

Ten Lakeland Union High School student-athletes, representing eight different sports, signed to continue their athletic careers in college last month.

Golden Golfers

SHEBOYGAN — It was a moment years in the making. All the practices, rounds, drives and putts culminated in the Thunderbirds victoriously winning the state championship.

LUHS track and field brings home state title

Owen Clark has been a staple of Lakeland’s cross country and track and field teams. He ended his high school career with a state championship and runner-up finish over the weekend.

Regional champions

A year ago, the Rhinelander Hodags eliminated the Lakeland girls’ soccer team from the playoffs. The script flipped this season with the Thunderbirds winning the regional championship on Saturday.

A once-in-a-lifetime moment

A few months ago, Ona Ruiz had never done the triple jump before. She stepped into the spotlight of the state track and field meet and shined.

Dominic Gironella’s season comes to an end at state

Dominic Gironella got his first taste of state competition by competing in the individual boys’ tennis state meet on Thursday.

Thunderbirds state bound for seventh straight season

The Thunderbirds continued their dominance in golf with a seventh straight trip to state on Tuesday at the course where the streak began.

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