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10 Reasons Why High School Sports Benefit Students

By Grace Chen Explore the many benefits high school sports offer to students, both during the secondary academic years and beyond. Athletics have been a mainstay of the high school scene for decades. Today, the field has merely expanded, encompassing an even greater variety of competitive options for male and female students alike. While many

Basketball Opens With Win Over SB Academy

  LAKEVILLE, IN. – Adam Steinke scored 21 points, grabbed six rebounds and dished out six assists to lead LaVille to a 70-42 victory over South Bend Career Academy. Justin DeClark came off the bench to score 13 points, while Jason Breden added 11 points and nine rebounds.  Isaac Eash contributed six points and eight

How Parents Can Help Their Kids Build Mental Strength for Sport and Life

by Dr. Mara Smith Most athletes, particularly teen athletes, are mentally under-trained.  While they acknowledge that the mind is very important to their sport, they don’t have a plan to integrate mental skills into their physical training. Just as with individual physical skills, there are some mental skills that athletes have, and some that they

Basketball Makes Donation To Local Food Pantry

  LAKEVILLE, IN., – The LaVille Boys Basketball team recently played a scrimmage game against Lakeland High School.  Admission included canned food items for the Lakeville and La Paz area food pantry. The food items were collected by the County Line Brethren Church, just across US 931 from LaVille Jr-Sr High School Thanks to all

Varsity Only Tonight At Elkhart Christian Academy

  The varsity girls basketball team will travel to Elkhart tonight to face the ECA Eagles. The varsity-only game begins at 6 pm. The Lancers are looking for their first victory of the season after a 0 – 5 start.  LaVille has been in four of its first five games thus far, including a nail-bitting 61-59

Track / Football Field Upgrade Information

Dear Patron, Over the course of the past four seasons, and now moving towards the fifth, our track and field area has been unsuitable for track meets.  During that stretch of time, the corporation has used several bonds to make much needed improvements to the Jr. Sr. High and Elementary schools. This last Board meeting, November 12th,

Athletic Scoreboard – Monday Nov 23, 2015

  The junior high basketball team hosted Caston Monday. Bobby Good and Andrew Dill hit double figures in a 49 – 11 seventh grade victory. Good finished with 16 points, while Dill added 11. The eighth grade made it a clean sweep with a 42 – 26 victory over the Comets. Kolby Watts led the

LaVille Announces 7th Grade Shootout Pairings

  LAKEVILLE, IN., – LaVille Jr. High School has announced pairings for the 7th Grade Basketball Shootout on Saturday Dec. 5, 2015. The Lancers welcome school’s from Bremen, Elkhart Chrisitian Academy, North Judson, St. Pius, Urey, Westville and Winamac to the annual event.  Admission will be $5 for the entire day.  All patrons should enter

Lady Hoops Drop Tight Game To Culver Academy

  LAKEVILLE, IN. – The LaVille Girls Basketball team hosted Culver Academy Saturday. The Lancers had a balanced offensive attack.  Sophomore Aryn Eash scored a career-high 18 points to go with seven assists. and five rebounds.  Shelfie Zeiger had eight points, Mallory Vernon seven points and five rebounds, and Jessica Tuttle six points.  Lucy Zeiger

Basketball Hosts Lakeland In Scrimmage

  LAKEVILLE, IN., – The high school basketball team hosted Lakeland Saturday in the annual scrimmage game.  LaVille, under the direction of the Lancers. After the scrimmage LaVilleAthletics caught up with head coach Michael Edison. “We didn’t shoot well in the first quyarter,” said Edison. “But had some open looks.  We were trying to get