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Eagles Hockey season underway

Eagles Hockey season underway

It was chaos in front of the Dryden Eagles’ net during this third-period offensive assault by the Fort Frances Muskies. The Muskies claimed the win 7-3, last Thursday in Fort Frances.  Photo courtesy Joey Payeur/Fort Frances [...]

Eagles runners win OFSAA gold and bronze

Eagles runners win OFSAA gold and bronze

Submitted by Mike Wood The Eagles Cross Country Running team made their mark at the OFSAA all Ontario Championships held last Saturday at the University of Waterloo. The Eagles sent one of their largest teams in [...]

Pee Wees golden at AA Paper Kings Classic

Pee Wees golden at AA Paper Kings Classic

Barett Edenburn of the ‘AA’ Best Western Atom Paper Kings powers his way through the neutral zone enroute with his eyes on the prize as he’s pursued by several members of the ‘AA’ Fort Frances Canadiens [...]

Eagles teams champs in three of four NorWOSSA court sport finals

Eagles teams champs in three of four NorWOSSA court sport finals

By Dryden Observer Staff It was a memorable day for Dryden Eagles volleyball and basketball teams in Kenora, Nov. 7 as Eagles grabbed wins in three of four NorWOSSA championship final games. The biggest upset was [...]

GM Ice Dogs drop home contests vs. Lakers, North Stars

GM Ice Dogs drop home contests vs. Lakers, North Stars

By Dryden Observer Staff There was no rest for the injured this last week as the Dryden GM Ice Dogs faced a challenging set of home engagements against the SIJHL’s two top teams. The Ice Dogs [...]

GM Ice Dogs split with Lakers, welcome back forward Kercz

GM Ice Dogs split with Lakers, welcome back forward Kercz

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs split a two-game road series with the Fort Frances Lakers last week amidst some interesting roster changes. After dropping yet another close 5-4 game to the Lakers, [...]

Eagles’ season comes to end in quarterfinal

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns The 2014 DHS football season ended Friday in bittersweet fashion with a loss to the St. Norbert Celtics. The mixed emotions stemmed from the disappointment of losing a game that could have [...]

Dolphins host Masters Swim program

Dolphins host Masters Swim program

Submitted Dryden Dolphins kicked off their season this September with 8 new Dolphins and the addition of a Master’s program. The Master’s program is currently in its infancy with eight swimmers over the age of 18. [...]

Eagles runners sweep NWOSSAA cross country championships

Eagles runners sweep NWOSSAA cross country championships

Submitted The Eagles cross-country running team capped off another successful by sweeping the senior girls and senior boys team titles at the NWOSSAA cross country championships in Thunder Bay Ontario on Wednesday, October 22. Senior Andie [...]

Maroons take big win on Eagles home turf

Maroons take big win on Eagles home turf

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns After a three-game winning streak, the bubble burst for the 2014 Eagles football team Friday in a loss to the Daniel McIntyre Maroons. What started as a competitive game, ended with a [...]