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Valiquette celebrates RBC Cup win with Terriers

Valiquette celebrates RBC Cup win with Terriers

By Dryden Obsever Staff Dryden’s own Grant Valiquette opened up the scoring in the Portage Terriers RBC cup junior ‘A’ national championship win over The Carleton Place Canadians. “The puck just took a good bounce for [...]

Lunge!

Lunge!

The Dryden Eagles’ Zach Lugli makes a defensive play during a 5-1 loss to the Fort Frances Muskies, May 13. The Eagles are 1-5 heading into NorWOSSA Championship this week in Kenora. Photo by Chris Marchand [...]

GM Ice Dog’s Golka named CJHL All-Star

GM Ice Dog’s Golka named CJHL All-Star

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs season may be over but the awards keep coming. Cole Golka was named to the first ever Canadian Junior Hockey League Central All-Star Team after a commanding season [...]

Dolphins wrap season at Thunder Bay swim meet

Dolphins wrap season at Thunder Bay swim meet

Submitted Dryden Dolphins have returned from Thunder Bay with a happy pod! All swimmers came away with personal bests including a trip to the podium by Autumn Langford for 3rd place in her 50 meter Breaststroke. [...]

Eagles soccer action

Eagles soccer action

Dryden Eagles soccer player Sarah Benson heads a dangerous ball while Dryden goalkeeper Alyssa Deschere eyes the ball nervously during a regular season NorWOSSA matchup with Fort Frances, May 13. The game ended in a 4-4 [...]

McMaster Classic showcases new track to region’s athletes

McMaster Classic showcases new track to region’s athletes

By Michael Christianson Despite a bit of rain sweeping through The Harry McMaster Classic provided a fun day of competition for students from across the region. The former DHS Track and Field Invitational was renamed this [...]

Spring Melt heating up track

Spring Melt heating up track

  The new rubberized track surface at Dryden High School’s Harry McMaster Field saw its first competitive action this past weekend as athletes in Gr. 5-12 converged for the Spring Melt Meet – an easy start [...]

GM Ice Dogs fall to Lakers in Dudley Hewitt run

GM Ice Dogs fall to Lakers in Dudley Hewitt run

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs time at the Dudley Hewitt Cup was short lived but the experience will last a lifetime. “Dudley is a high profile area for scouts, especially with this game,” [...]

Once an Ice Dog, always an Ice Dog

Once an Ice Dog, always an Ice Dog

Jr. A club reflects on remarkable season at annual awards banquet By Michael Christianson With all their hard fought battles behind them Sunday evening’s Dryden GM Ice Dogs Awards Banquet was truly the last event of [...]

Dryden GM Ice Dogs look to Dudley Hewitt Cup

Dryden GM Ice Dogs look to Dudley Hewitt Cup

By Michael Christianson With the regular season and the SIJHL playoffs behind them the Dryden GM Ice Dogs are looking ahead to a bigger and tougher tournament. “We have that kind of sour taste in our [...]