Lakers Lose Home Opener
December 5, 2012By Chandler Mynhier of Lakeland High School
The Lakers were defeated by Fairfield Tuesday night by the score of 56-36. After a strong first quarter Lakeland struggled to put points on the board scoring only four points the second quarter. Lakeland was led by Seniors Spencer Mortola and Mitch Herber. Mortola had a season high 14 points while Herber was close behind with 13 points. The loss drops Lakeland to 0-3 on the season and 0-2 in Confernence.
Lakeland JV and Freshman both picked up their first wins of the season against Fairfield. The Junior Varsity defeated the Falcons 36-31 while the Freshman won 33-25. Tanner Oakley again led the Lakers with 12 points. Karlan Troyer led the way for the Freshman with nine points.