Lakeland Christian Academy


Nick’s Picks: The Two-Part Edition, Part 1

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

Tournament time is by far the most anticipated time of the year for me. I wait all fall and winter for the state tournament to get started and as of last night, that time is finally here! This week I have divided my usual one article into two … Read More

Cougars Hope To Continue Win Streak In Postseason

Senior Chris Silveus hopes to take the Cougars deep into this year's sectional at Hamilton High School. (File photo by Mike Deak)

WINONA LAKE – At tournament time, it is all about which teams can get hot. Any given team on any given day can pull an upset and turn around its season. The Lakeland Christian Academy boys basketball team hopes it can be one of those teams. The Cougars … Read More

Nick’ Picks: The ‘Thank You, Harold Ramis’ Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

The entertainment world lost a truly great mind this week. Writer/Director/Producer/Actor Harold Ramis passed away at his Chicago home on Monday evening and left behind an amazing legacy. Ramis was the brilliant mind behind some of the most entertaining and quotable movies of the 1980′s and ’90′s. He … Read More

Nick’s Picks: The “Sharing The Love” Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

I was originally going to use my intro to rant and rave about how embarrassing the Notre Dame men’s basketball team has been this year and then finish it off by calling for Mike Brey to be fired using not-so-hard facts and a lot of personal grudges. Then … Read More

LCA Ladies Rally To Win

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WINONA LAKE – A fine final quarter netted the Lakeland Christian Academy girls basketball team a win Thursday night. The host Cougars overcame a six-point deficit in rallying to edge Elkhart Christian Academy 39-38. LCA trailed 36-30 going into the final frame before outscoring the Eagles 9-2 in … Read More

LCA Drops Final Two At Cougar Classic

Hannah Delp led LCA in scoring with 12 points against Covenant Christian Saturday at the LCA Cougar Classic. (Photos by Mike Deak)

WINONA LAKE – Covenant Christian had the final say in defeating Lakeland Christian Academy in the last two games of the LCA Cougar Classic basketball tournament. Covenant put together a huge first quarter in the girls game to down LCA, 38-25, while the LCA boys rallied with a … Read More

LCA Rights Its Wrongs In Huge Win

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WINONA LAKE – After falling victim to a huge loss in the morning, night basketball was a complete turnaround for Lakeland Christian Academy in a 44-28 girls basketball victory over South Bend Trinity in Saturday’s middle game of the LCA Cougar Classic. It was all LCA from the … Read More

Clinton Christian Runs Past LCA

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WINONA LAKE — A burst right before halftime helped propel Clinton Christian to a big 56-23 win over Lakeland Christian Academy in the opening game of the LCA Cougar Classic boys basketball tournament Friday afternoon. With just over a minute remaining before half, Clinton led by just 10 … Read More

Nick’s Picks: ‘A Visit From St. Pickolas’ Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

‘Tis the picks before Christmas and all through Kosciusko,Conference games with local teams are a must go. The stages are set for both Warsaw and Wawasee. While rivals square off in Akron and South Whitley. One Triton team goes East while the other stays home. Meanwhile, to the … Read More

Nick’s Picks: Friday The 13th (Again!) Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

Well, Kosciusko County, we once again find ourselves facing the wrath of Friday the 13th. Back in September we waded through the superstition and possibility of untimely death during this cursed day and made it out alive. Today we will have our superstitions at the forefront of our … Read More

Nick’s Picks: The “I Have Been Right 100 Times!” Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

Break out the champagne and ticker tape! I have finally accomplished a milestone, my 100th correct pick! It has been a long ride, I could not have done it without you readers and all of the fantastic athletes that have helped me along the way. 100 correct picks … Read More

Bruins Clip Cougars

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WINONA LAKE – Hannah Remington had a huge game for her Lakeland Christian girls basketball team Monday night. Visiting Bethany Christian, however, still posted a 40-31 win over the Cougars. Remington had 11 points and 13 rebounds to lead the way for LCA. Bethany Christian led 12-9 after … Read More

Nick’s Picks: Boycotting The Big Ten Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

This week is going to be a little different, I have an itch to rant. In 2014 the Big Ten Conference will be adding Rutgers University (and the University of Maryland, but nobody cares about that right now) and I have a problem with this addition. In the … Read More

Nick’s Picks: The Average Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

I would be lying if I said that I always knew what I was doing with these picks. Yes, I am what the industry would call an “expert” but I will sometimes just simply be wrong with a pick. Last week highlighted how wrong I can truly be … Read More

Nick’s Picks: Livin’ On The Edge Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

Another week and another set of picks. My first week did not go quite as planned but a .500 record is nothing to be too upset about. Is it obvious that I am a Cubs fan? Anyways, I appreciate the comments on the site and the emails I … Read More

Nick’s Picks: Inaugural Edition

My goal is to have my bracket beat the president's and then I will seek the candidacy for the nation's highest office.

Football is back and that means that the fall sports slate will finally be in full swing starting Friday night. The new season on the gridiron will bring new opportunities for players and coaches alike.  Even more exciting is the new opportunity I have this year, the chance … Read More