The last time the Prior Lake boys lacrosse team lost its season opener, it went on to win its third state title in four seasons.

That was back in 2019, when the Lakers fell 7-4 at Minnetonka in their first game.

Tom Schardin covers sports for Savage and Prior Lake. He is dependable, sarcastic and always joking around. Tom enjoys running and swimming and is often busy coaching his two kids' sports teams.