Archive for 'Sports & Recreation'

Judo club wraps up season: Sanders named outstanding member

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden Judo Club wrapped up its 2013/14 season, April 14, handing out several promotions and awards among its members. The club’s most prestigious award went to Isaac Sanders who was named [...]

Krantz wins PGA Q-School

Krantz wins PGA Q-School

Submitted Vermilion Bay’s Jordan Krantz carded a final round 66 at the Jack Nicklaus Signature Course at Reunion Resort on Saturday to claim medalist honours and lead all 43 players who earned status at PGA Tour [...]

Last Chance Hockey Tournament

Last Chance Hockey Tournament

Andy McIsaac, representing Eagle River (white) digs for the puck versus the Napa Devils’ Greg Bruetsch during 45+ action during the Dryden Oldtimers Hockey League’s annual Last Chance Hockey Tournament, April 4-6 at the Dryden Memorial [...]

GALLERY: Eagle Lake skaters present ice show

GALLERY: Eagle Lake skaters present ice show

Images from Eagle Lake Skating Club’s 2014 Ice Show, held Sunday, April 6 at Vermilion Bay’s Woodland Arena. For more photos from the event please see our website at wwww.tdob.ca. Photos by Chris Marchand     [...]

Eagles badminton season underway

Eagles badminton season underway

Eagles badminton players hosted an exhibition tournament with their counterparts from Kenora’s Beaver Brae Broncos, March, 20. The teams is headed into the competitive season this week. Players shown are: Kirk Markowski,  and Callie Jackson. Photos [...]

St. Joseph sweeps elementary basketball tournament

St. Joseph sweeps elementary basketball tournament

Dryden High School played host to eight elementary school basketball teams from Dryden, Kenora, Sioux Lookout, and Ignace, March 21. In the boys division, St Joseph grabbed the tournament win with a 34-14 win over Open [...]

McMillan rink off to Firefighters Curling Nationals

McMillan rink off to Firefighters Curling Nationals

Submitted Dryden Firefighters are off to Winnipeg this Thursday March 28, to Sunday April 6, 2014 representing Northern Ontario at the 55th Annual Canadian Fire Fighters Curling Championships. Skip Cam McMillan, Third Barry Lynch, Second Keith [...]

Miners shut down ‘Dogs, advance to semi-final versus Lakers.

Miners shut down ‘Dogs, advance to semi-final versus Lakers.

via SIJHL — A Ryley Pace power play tally with 2:19 remaining snapped a tie game as the English River Miners edged the Dryden Ice Dogs 3-2 Monday evening in game 6 of their Superior International Junior [...]

Injured vets leave younger players room to step up in 2013-14

Injured vets leave younger players room to step up in 2013-14

Dryden Ice Dogs Awards Banquet By Chris Marchand No one was practicing their golf swing in the dinner line. Ensconced in a playoff run, The Dryden Ice Dogs 13th Annual Awards Banquet lacked the sense of [...]

Ice Dogs even series, games resume Wednesday, Thursday

By Chris Marchand An exciting week of playoff hockey is set to occupy Dryden Memorial Arena this week as the Dryden Ice Dogs continue their first round playoff series versus Ear Falls English River Miners. After [...]