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Hard-hitting, high-scoring opening weekend for GM Ice Dogs

Hard-hitting, high-scoring opening weekend for GM Ice Dogs

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs are off and running after two games against the English River Miners to start off their season. Returning to where the Ice Dogs took home the Bill Salonen [...]

Unbeaten Eagles down Crocus Plains

Unbeaten Eagles down Crocus Plains

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns Defence was the name of the game when the Crocus Plains squad from Brandon matched up with the DHS Eagles at Harry McMaster Field last Friday. Field position was critical as neither team found sustained [...]

Golfers Lugli and Leclerc headed to NWOSSA

Golfers Lugli and Leclerc headed to NWOSSA

Dryden Eagles golfers Jacob Lugli and Lindy Leclerc captured their respective NorWOSSA Individual Championship titles this past week in Fort Frances. They now advance to the NWOSSA  championship in Thunder Bay this week.  The Eagles golf [...]

Eagles notch another shut-out win on road

Eagles notch another shut-out win on road

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns The Eagles first game this season saw a unique contest decided mainly by the kicking game. Week 2 was also heavily influenced by the special teams, but in a different manner. The [...]

SIJHL preseason Q&A: Dryden GM Ice Dogs

SIJHL preseason Q&A: Dryden GM Ice Dogs

Submitted by the SIJHL The Dryden GM Ice Dogs begin their season on Sunday night at the Memorial Arena.  Each of the SIJHL’s member clubs are busily preparing for the upcoming campaign with various practices, training [...]

Eagles claim 11-0 win in new AA division

Eagles claim 11-0 win in new AA division

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns One of the beauties of football is you never know what might happen on any given week. In their first match in the AA Vidruk division in years, the Dryden Eagles opened [...]

Ice Dogs meet fans at the start of an exciting season

Ice Dogs meet fans at the start of an exciting season

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs are preparing for a banner year as Dryden hosts the Dudley Hewitt Cup in May. On Sunday the Dogs took their first steps into the new season by [...]

‘Dogs back on ice at training camp

‘Dogs back on ice at training camp

By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs took their first steps to what they hope is a repeat championship with training camp at the Memorial Arena over the weekend. Players hoping to make the team [...]

AA bound Eagles test football squad in Kenora scrimmages

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden High School Eagles Football team joined teams from Winnipeg, Thunder Bay and Kenora for some pre-season scrimmages in Kenora in anticipation of the season opener, this Friday. Moving into the [...]

Three-peat for Samsal and Dingwall at Bass Tournament

Three-peat for Samsal and Dingwall at Bass Tournament

It was another big day on the water in the annual Dryden Bass Tournament — especially for the team of Jay Samsal and Scott Dingwall (pictured left)who marked their third consecutive win and a $3,000 top [...]