Archive for 'Sports & Recreation'

Once an Ice Dog, always an Ice Dog Club celebrates championship season at annual awards banquet

Once an Ice Dog, always an Ice Dog Club celebrates championship season at annual awards banquet

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs hosted their year end banquet on Friday night at the best Western Plus but their year is not over yet. Before the boys made their way to Trenton, [...]

Hoops for Heart

  By Sarah McCarthy Teams of students at Dryden High School got together for the annual Hoops 4 Heart, 3 on 3 tournament last Friday. A day of basketball fun for students of all athletic abilities, [...]

Eagles mixed badminton team takes NWOSSA silver

Eagles mixed badminton team takes NWOSSA silver

  By Sarah McCarthy DHS sent a pair of Badminton Athletes to NWOSSA in Wawa and the two Eagles flew home with a silver medal. Junior team members Hannah Zilkalns and Mason Brown qualified at NorWOSSA [...]

Rick Makuch wins pool league’s inaugural season

Rick Makuch wins pool league’s inaugural season

The Dryden Legion Pool League held its windup for the inaugural 2016-2017 season on Monday, April 10th. This year marked the first season for the league which started on October 23rd and ran for a 22 [...]

Ice Dogs take lead in final series

Ice Dogs take lead in final series

  By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs are well on their way to bringing the Bill Salonen cup back home after two games at the Dryden Memorial Arena last weekend. Game one got underway [...]

Timberlanes hosts Northern Ontario Open Provincials

Timberlanes hosts Northern Ontario Open Provincials

By Michael Christianson Bowlers from across the region descended onto Dryden last week for the 2017 northern Ontario Open Provincial Championships. The event began last Wednesday at Timberlanes and ran until the weekend with participants coming [...]

‘Dogs captain expects ‘blood-bath’ in the finals

‘Dogs captain expects ‘blood-bath’ in the finals

By Michael Christianson The Bill Salonen Cup will be returning to the north. The SIJHL finals will begin Friday night in Dryden as the Dryden GM Ice Dogs take on the English River Miners. The Miners [...]

‘Dogs still on top in semi-final series

‘Dogs still on top in semi-final series

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs playoffs are off and rolling but before the game at home on Wednesday night the team paid tribute to their long serving captain Derek McPhail. The Dogs officially [...]