Archive for 'Sports & Recreation'

GM Ice Dogs exact revenge on Iron Rangers, drop game to Miners

GM Ice Dogs exact revenge on Iron Rangers, drop game to Miners

By Dryden Observer Staff Some bad blood from the Dryden GM Ice Dogs’ recent road trip to Hoyt Lakes spilled over into last Friday’s matchup at home. A proper 7-1 drubbing would ensue at the hands [...]

Volunteers needed for Nordic NorWOSSA

By Dryden Observer Staff A strong Dryden High School Eagles Nordic Ski Team is looking for a few volunteers to help run the regional high school nordic skiing championships, Wednesday Feb. 4. Cross-country skiers from across [...]

Eagles Girls split exhibition series with LU team

Eagles Girls split exhibition series with LU team

The Dryden High School Eagles Girls Hockey Team made the most of a terrific chance to face some stiff opposition over the weekend as the high school team hosted the LU ladies Thunderwolves (club team) in [...]

Paperkings at Fort Frances tourney

Paperkings at Fort Frances tourney

Dryden Paperkings goalie Brayden Landrie stops Nolan Mann of the Fort Frances Atom ‘AA’ Canadians in a 0-0 tie between the two teams during a ‘AA’ tournament over the weekend in Fort Frances. Dryden finished out [...]

16th Annual Kathy Sanders Memorial Tournament draws 17 teams

16th Annual Kathy Sanders Memorial Tournament draws 17 teams

Above A member of the Dryden Atom Machine takes the puck out of her zone during the opening game of the 16th Annual Kathy Sanders Memorial Hockey Tournament. The Machine fininshed in fourth place in their [...]

Juniors beat Muskies 54-48

Juniors beat Muskies 54-48

Dryden Eagles junior basketballer Graham Szmon drives past The Fort Frances Muskies Doug DeBenardaux during a NorWOSSA?regular season match up, Monday at Dryden High School. The juniors won their game 54-48 with Thomas Moline leading scoring [...]

GM Ice Dogs add fresh skaters at trade deadline

Team emerging from endless cavalcade of injuries to tighten up for playoff run By Chris Marchand The GM Dryden Ice Dogs made some meaningful structural changes at the Superior International Junior Hockey League’s Jan. 10 trade [...]

Nordic Eagles glide to five medals in Atikokan opener

Nordic Eagles glide to five medals in Atikokan opener

Submitted by Kurt Schmidt The DHS Eagles Nordic Ski Team enjoyed a break in the weather as they competed in Atikokan for the first race of the season, Jan. 15. Minus-eight Celsius temperatures produced good enough [...]

GALLERY: Wrestlers converge at DHS

GALLERY: Wrestlers converge at DHS

Dryden High School played host to an annual meeting of high school wrestling teams spanning from Manitoba to Thunder Bay — meeting each other halfway for two days of great exhibition wrestling action at Dryden High [...]

Senior Eagles b-ballers bring home consolation win

Senior Eagles b-ballers bring home consolation win

By Paul Darling The Dryden Senior and Junior Boys basketball teams travelled to Thunder Bay on Friday, January 9, to compete in the Falcon Invitational tournament, hosted by St. Ignatius High School. The Senior Boys went [...]