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Eagles teams collide with Fort Frances Muskies

Eagles teams collide with Fort Frances Muskies

The Dryden High School Eagles boys and girls’ hockeyteam were in action last week versus the Fort Frances Muskies in NorWOSSA?regular season action. The girls dealt Fort Frances a 3-2 loss while the boys Eagles fell [...]

Eagles Athletic Director wins OFSAA award

Eagles Athletic Director wins OFSAA award

By Chris Marchand Amidst the hubbub of the recent OFSAA Boys ‘AA’ Provincial Volleyball Championship, a great honour was bestowed upon a well-known figure of the local sporting community. In presence of some of the province’s [...]

GM Ice Dogs beat Iron Rangers in shootout

GM Ice Dogs beat Iron Rangers in shootout

Submitted There was plenty of offensive firepower on both sides Friday as the Dryden GM Ice Dogs edged the Minnesota Iron Rangers 8-7 in a shootout in a high-scoring Superior International Junior Hockey League contest at [...]

Fort Frances Muskies win 29th Eagles tourney

Fort Frances Muskies win 29th Eagles tourney

By Dryden Observer Staff The Fort Frances Muskies were undefeated in their trip to the championship final of the 29th Annual Dryden High School Eagles Hockey Tournament, Nov. 28-29. The Eagles’ rivals beat Morris Manitoba’s Mavericks [...]

FUN-damentals swim camp fun

FUN-damentals swim camp fun

By Samantha Hawkins The Dryden Dolphins hosted a FUNdamentals swim camp for kids aged 12 and under on the weekend of the 22/23. Swimmers from across the region came to attend the two-day camp featuring activation [...]

OFSAA: Franco-Cité smash Eden’s eight-year championship streak

OFSAA: Franco-Cité smash Eden’s eight-year championship streak

By Chris Marchand To call it an upset was an understatement. But after a two hour-plus pitched battle between two very equally matched volleyball clubs, Ottawa’s Franco-Cité Faucons finally put an end to Eden High School [...]

Eagles Boys Hockey tournament this weekend

By Dryden Observer Staff It’s another big sporting week for Dryden as the Eagles Boys Hockey Team welcomes seven other high school teams from the region and Manitoba to the community for their 29th annual Dryden [...]

Flying the flag!

Flying the flag!

And a classic flag at that! Some people go to Las Vegas for the gambling, some people go for the shows and the glitz and glamour of it all, and some people go to run long [...]

Weekend wins ‘not in the Stars’ for GM Ice Dogs

By Dryden Observer Staff The Thunder Bay North Stars have been one tough nut to crack for the Dryden GM Ice Dogs this fall. In the case of Saturday night, it was the North Stars doing [...]

GM Ice Dogs head out on road quest for wins

GM Ice Dogs head out on road quest for wins

By Dryden Observer Staff The battle-scarred Dryden Ice Dogs claimed a long sought-after win over the Thunder Bay North Stars 4-3 in a shoot-out, Saturday. After a scoreless five-minute overtime solved nothing, Berg won it for [...]