Spencer Daily Reporter Sports http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/sports/ Sports headlines from the Spencer Daily Reporter newspaper in Spencer, Iowa en-us Wassink named ICCAC Athlete of the Week http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378976.html Iowa Lakes women's basketball player Mia Wassink was critical in helping secure two wins last week for the Lakers. In a double-double against Central-Columbus (Nebraska), last Wednesday, Wassink... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:48:08 -0600 Laker softball clinics approaching http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378974.html The Iowa Lakes softball team will be holding an advanced clinic on Saturday, Feb. 4 and a youth clinic on Sunday, Feb. 5. The advanced clinic is open to grades 7-12 and is split up into three... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:46:12 -0600 Tigers unable to reclaim Lakes dual title http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378596.html With the Lakes Conference dual crown hanging in the balance, Spencer's wrestlers knew they'd need strong performances throughout the lineup to knock off reigning champion and 2A No. 8-ranked Spirit... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:24:08 -0600 NIACC drops Laker women http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378572.html ESTHERVILLE — Iowa Lakes women's basketball team fell at home to the NIACC Trojans 85-80 Wednesday night. The Lakers and Trojans battled evenly throughout the first half with the Lakers taking a one... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:22:25 -0600 Lakers storm past NIACC http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378571.html ESTHERVILLE — The Iowa Lakes men's basketball team moved to 10-5 on the season and 1-1 in Iowa Community College Athletic Conference play with a 100-78 win over NIACC Wednesday night. The Lakers were... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:20:49 -0600 Spencer outlasts Storm Lake in the pool http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378279.html STORM LAKE — Spencer's swimmers needed every last race to put away Storm Lake in a heads up dual held Tuesday night in Buena Vista University's Finkbine Pool. The Tornadoes held a 56-55 lead on the... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:37:48 -0600 Spencer's girls grind past E-Hawks http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378280.html It wasn't the prettiest game of the season — not by a long shot, but the Tiger girls got it done Tuesday night against Emmetsburg, using their best defensive performance of the season to overcome a... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:25:31 -0600 Tigers soar past E-Hawks http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2378278.html Anchored by a stellar defensive effort that held Emmetsburg to just eight points and one made field goal in the second half, Spencer's boys avenged an early season loss against the E-Hawks Tuesday... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:12:38 -0600 Spencer 4th at Valley Duals http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2377541.html WEST DES MOINES — Spencer's wrestlers headed to the middle of the state Saturday for one of their toughest tests throughout the regular season — the West Des Moines Valley Duals. The Tigers placed... Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:40:16 -0600 Laker women win conference opener http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2377540.html IOWA FALLS — Iowa Lakes women's basketball team picked up a win at Ellsworth Saturday by a score of 76-72 to begin conference play. The Lakers came out slow to start the game as Ellsworth was up... Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:37:48 -0600 Lakers edged by Ellsworth http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2377539.html IOWA FALLS — The Iowa Lakes men's basketball team fell to 9-5 on the season and 0-1 in Iowa Community College Athletic Conference play with an 84-80 loss to Ellsworth Saturday. Dennis Joiner led the... Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:36:04 -0600 Tiger swimmers 8th in Fort Dodge http://www.spencerdailyreporter.com/story/2377538.html FORT DODGE — Saturday's annual Rusty Garst Invitational at Fort Dodge High School provided a taste of district and state level competition for Spencer's boys swim team. The speed of the field pulled... Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:34:54 -0600