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Eagles down St. John’s Tigers 29-2, face Tec Voc in Homecoming, Oct. 10

Eagles down St. John’s Tigers 29-2, face Tec Voc in Homecoming, Oct. 10

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns The DHS football team punched their ticket to the 2014 WHSFL playoffs with a convincing 29-2 victory over St. John’s on Friday. With two regular season games remaining, the 3-2 Eagles now [...]

Tough games on road for Dryden GM Ice Dogs

Tough games on road for Dryden GM Ice Dogs

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs were stymied by some sharp goaltending and a generous amount of time playing short-handed in a 5-0 shut out loss to Hoyt Lake’s Minnesota Iron Rangers, Saturday. [...]

Court sports teams host Fort Frances rivals

Court sports teams host Fort Frances rivals

Above: Eagles junior basketball player Jessica Carter lines up a shot during her team’s 38-18 win over the Fort Frances Muskies, Oct. 2 at DHS. The juniors have fared much better against their NorWOSSA?rivals thus far [...]

Eagles golf team grabs NWOSSAA silver

Eagles golf team grabs NWOSSAA silver

By Dryden Observer Staff Dryden High School’s Cam Zappitelli tied NorWOSSAA champion Owen Stebnitsky from Kenora’s St. Thomas Aquinas to place second at the 2014 NWOSSAA Championships, held last week in Thunder Bay. Local individual and [...]

Setting the bar: Early home games set the stage for a season of well-matched SIJHL rivalries

Setting the bar: Early home games set the stage for a season of well-matched SIJHL rivalries

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs emerged from their first pressure test of the season, a three game homestand, looking like the team to beat among some very equal pairings in the Superior [...]

White Rabbit crowned Wednesday Night Champs

White Rabbit crowned Wednesday Night Champs

Skipper Al Marcino, Trimmer Kjell Schmidt, and Bowman Jared Meadows of the vessel White Rabbit were crowned the overall winners of the Wednesday Night Race Series. Pitman Clayton Bazinet is not pictured. The series featured 16 [...]

Eagles mark road win against Maples Marauders, Sept. 26

Eagles mark road win against Maples Marauders, Sept. 26

Submitted Geoff Zilkalns The Dryden Eagles evened their 2014 record with a gritty 35-14 road win over the Silver and Black from Maples on Friday evening. The game was a series of momentum shifts and key [...]

Squish the Fish! Eagles claim 36-13 win under the lights

Squish the Fish! Eagles claim 36-13 win under the lights

Dryden High School Eagles Quarterback Braydon Hansson does his best to dodge a tackle during last Friday’s impressive 36-13 victory over the Fort Frances Muskies. With a strong Eagles offensive line poking holes in the Muskies, [...]

Roster still under construction, says GM Ice Dogs’ Walsten

By Chris Marchand A sign on the door of the Dryden GM Ice Dogs locker room might still read ‘under construction’. With the regular season set to begin this week in a home and home set [...]

Peacock to head marketing for hockey club

Peacock to head marketing for hockey club

By Chris Marchand The Dryden GM Ice Dogs have added another local professional with skills to offer to their ranks. The club announced the addition of Tyler Peacock, last week, to the position of VP of [...]