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GM Ice Dogs split with Lakers, welcome back forward Kercz

GM Ice Dogs split with Lakers, welcome back forward Kercz

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs split a two-game road series with the Fort Frances Lakers last week amidst some interesting roster changes. After dropping yet another close 5-4 game to the Lakers, [...]

Eagles’ season comes to end in quarterfinal

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns The 2014 DHS football season ended Friday in bittersweet fashion with a loss to the St. Norbert Celtics. The mixed emotions stemmed from the disappointment of losing a game that could have [...]

Dolphins host Masters Swim program

Dolphins host Masters Swim program

Submitted Dryden Dolphins kicked off their season this September with 8 new Dolphins and the addition of a Master’s program. The Master’s program is currently in its infancy with eight swimmers over the age of 18. [...]

Eagles runners sweep NWOSSAA cross country championships

Eagles runners sweep NWOSSAA cross country championships

Submitted The Eagles cross-country running team capped off another successful by sweeping the senior girls and senior boys team titles at the NWOSSAA cross country championships in Thunder Bay Ontario on Wednesday, October 22. Senior Andie [...]

Maroons take big win on Eagles home turf

Maroons take big win on Eagles home turf

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns After a three-game winning streak, the bubble burst for the 2014 Eagles football team Friday in a loss to the Daniel McIntyre Maroons. What started as a competitive game, ended with a [...]

Race records fall at 2014 Turkey Trot

Race records fall at 2014 Turkey Trot

By Chris Marchand A more idyllic autumn day couldn’t have been asked for as nearly 300 cross-country runners from 17 regional schools gathered at Sandy Beach Park for a day of record-breaking running. Dryden teams dominated [...]

Eagles hold off late rally from Hornets to mark homecoming victory

Eagles hold off late rally from Hornets to mark homecoming victory

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns In a battle between 2 teams with 3-2 records, the large crowd at Harry McMaster Field saw a game that lived up to expectations. The hometown Eagles sprinted to a 17-0 halftime [...]

Shoot-out win forfeited in league decision

Shoot-out win forfeited in league decision

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs were back in a shoot-out situation this past week, this time coming out on the winning side as Blake Berg sent one past the Thunder Bay North [...]

Battling Broncos on the court

Battling Broncos on the court

Below: Eagles junior volleyball player Mike Bell lunges for a wrist bump during a three set win over the Beaver Brae Broncos (25-12, 25-20 and 25-13), Oct. 9. Eagles seniors managed a four set win over [...]

Cross-Country Eagles a force at Hial Pike Invitational

Cross-Country Eagles a force at Hial Pike Invitational

By Dryden Observer Staff Cross-country running athletes from both junior high and Dryden High School travelled south of the border this past week to make an impression on the Hial Pike Invitational Cross-Country Race in International [...]