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Rivals advance to fastpitch final

Rivals advance to fastpitch final

The Eagle Lake Rivals posted a convincing 18-6 win over Dairy Queen in the league semi-final to advance to the championship final series, Thursday. The Rivals will meet the Thompson Paint Shop Angels in the finals. [...]

Pickleball anyone?

Pickleball anyone?

Doubles partners Aaron Brown (red shirt) and Heinz Lang enjoy a fun game of ‘Pickle Ball’ at Milestone Rink, Aug. 3. Almost like an oversized game of table tennis, the game is played with a plastic [...]

Dumpbears Blueberry Tournament Champs

Dumpbears Blueberry Tournament Champs

The PI Dumpbears cruised through the round robin with 3 mercy rule wins before winning the quarterfinal game by the mercy rule again. In the semis was a meeting with their local rivals The Dusters. The [...]

Williams joins MJHL’s Steinbach Pistons

Williams joins MJHL’s Steinbach Pistons

By Michael Christianson Local talent Troy Williams, who has been a key defenseman for the Dryden GM Ice Dogs is going to Steinbach, Manitoba to put on a Pistons sweater. Williams will be joining the team [...]

SIJHL teams meet in Dryden to discuss coming season

By Michael Christianson The Superior International Junior Hockey League hosted their annual general meeting in Dryden over the weekend. All of the teams in the league attended the meeting including the newly named Thief River Falls [...]

GM Ice Dogs have bone to pick at league AGM

By Michael Christianson The SIJHL will be hosting their annual general meeting in Dryden this year at the Holiday Inn Express on June 17 and 18. With a new team set to join the league there [...]

Fort Frances claims NorWOSSA soccer title

Dryden High School Eagles Soccer teams played host to the regional high school finals, May 25 at Rotary Park. Girls and Boys Eagles teams met Kenora counterparts in the semi-final with the boys claiming a 6-2 [...]

Athletes brave tough conditions at NW Invitational

Athletes brave tough conditions at NW Invitational

It was a very challenging weekend for competitive track and field in Dryden as the month of May saved its worst weather for the competitors of the Northwest Invitational, held Friday and Saturday. While the nasty [...]

NorWOSSA Soccer – Week Two

NorWOSSA Soccer – Week Two

A challenging home outing for the Dryden Eagles Soccer teams as they hosted NorWOSSA rivals Kenora’s Beaver Brae Broncos and the Fort Frances Muskies in regular season matches last week under cool, wet conditions. Beaver Brae’s [...]