Lake Forest teams combined to turn in the highest overall and conference winning percentage since joining the Midwest Conference, claimed three league/association titles, and competed in four NCAA Division III Championships in 2017-18.
The Lake Forest College men's golf team completed day two of the 2018 NCAA Division III Championship Tournament on Wednesday in 33rd place. Only 18 of the 42 teams make the cut and continue playing the final two rounds.
Senior Davis DeKorte carded one of just six eagles in the 217-player field on Tuesday, day one of the 2018 NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championships Tournament in Greensboro, North Carolina. Lake Forest's five players completed their first round but play was suspended due to weather later in the day.
The Lake Forest College softball team was defeated 7-0 on Friday by the College of St. Benedict, the 13th-ranked team in the nation, in an elimination game at the NCAA Division III Regional Tournament at Luther College.
Sophomore catcher Sydney Wyatt belted a home run and a double but the Lake Forest College softball team was defeated 11-3 in five innings at Luther College in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Tournament.
The Forester track team will compete in its first Midwest Conference Outdoor Championships this weekend while the softball team is headed to the NCAA Division III Tournament for the fourth time in the last five years.
The Lake Forest College men's golf team claimed the program's first conference title since 1957 on Saturday, placing first by just two strokes at the Midwest Conference Championship Tournament at Aldeen Golf Club in Rockford, Illinois.
The recipient of the 2018 Midwest Conference Elite 20 Award for softball was announced at the conclusion of the MWC Tournament and, for the third year in a row, the honor went to Lake Forest's Kat Beall.
Junior Elijah Collins posted a career-best score of 70 on Friday to help the Forester men's golf team extend its lead to 15 shots after the second round of the three-day Midwest Conference Championship Tournament.
Junior rightfielder Abby King had a base hit in both games but the Midwest Conference champion Lake Forest College softball team was eliminated from the MWC Tournament at home on Friday, falling 3-0 to Cornell College and 2-0 to Grinnell College.
Senior and defending medalist Davis DeKorte shot even-par on Thursday to help the Lake Forest College men's golf team take the early lead at the three-day Midwest Conference Championship Tournament at Aldeen Golf Club in Rockford, Illinois.
Lake Forest College men's tennis player Brett O'Brien was voted Forester Athlete of the Week on Thursday after a memorable weekend at the Midwest Conference Team Championship and Individual Tournaments.
Lake Forest College softball players Sydney Wyatt and Missy Dieckman-Meyer were voted Midwest Conference Position Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, on Monday after helping the Foresters win all eight of their games in the last seven days.
After starting the day by being named Midwest Conference Newcomer of the Year, Lake Forest College freshman Brett O'Brien teamed up with junior Scott Drier to finish second in Sunday's #2 doubles competition at the MWC Individual Tournaments.
Senior Davis DeKorte carded three birdies on the back nine and finished with a 76 on Saturday as the Forester men's golf team placed sixth at the Wisconsin Lutheran College Spring Invitational at Washington County Golf Course in Hartford, Wisconsin.
Sophomore catcher Sydney Wyatt belted a grand slam and three other Foresters homered in the softball team's 4-1 and 9-4 victories over Grinnell College in Janesville, Wisconsin, on Saturday. Lake Forest clinshed at least a share of the 2018 Midwest Conference title, the program's ninth in the last 17 years and 10th overall.