The Laker Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball teams traveled to Glasgow High School on Friday to face fellow Region 4 opponents, the Scotties. Unfortunately, both Boys and Girls Lakers fell in each of their contests. The Lady Lakers were defeated by Glasgow by a score of 44-29. They were led in scoring by Jaylen Elmore and Addison Loy with 10 points each. The Boys Basketball team lost by a score of 48-66. They were led in scoring by Scott Hamm with 18 points.
The Laker Cheerleaders placed 2nd in KHSAA State competition on Saturday. We have more on that story here.
The Laker Swim Team had a pair of meets this past week. The Lakers hosted Marion County on Tuesday night and came out with the victory with a score of 401-107. The Lakers won 20 of the 22 events swam against the Knights. Max Lawson, Chad Grider, Emma Rae Phillips, and Lexi Edwards won both events that each swam. The Lakers then travelled to Tompkinsville on Thursday meet to take on Monroe Co., Pulaski Co., Southwestern, and Barren County. The Lakers were victorious in the Falcon Sprint Meet. The Scores were:
Russell County – 244
Monroe County – 107
Pulaski County — 86
Barren County — 47
Southwestern – 33
Max Lawson, Nathan Garland, and Lexi Edwards won both events they swam in the meet.
Be sure to check back next week for more Mighty Laker Sports updates. Have a great week!