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Leave No Doubt – Eagles take powerful resolve into championship final, Nov. 9

Leave No Doubt – Eagles take powerful resolve into championship final, Nov. 9

By Chris Marchand The Neelin Spartans player had only been free of the ball for a fraction of a second before a Dryden Eagle carrying the momentum of a half-dozen full strides in his direction had [...]

Eagles headed for semi-finals at IG field

Eagles headed for semi-finals at IG field

  Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns In the first playoff game to be hosted in Dryden since the team joined the WHSFL for the 2001 season the Blue and Gold were supported by an enthusiastic crowd. The [...]

Ice Dogs reflect on 10th annual cancer game

Ice Dogs reflect on 10th annual cancer game

By Michael Christianson This year was the tenth anniversary of the Dryden GM Ice Dogs Pink the Rink in support of cancer research game. The annual game has become a staple in the community as a [...]

Streaking Miners claim back-to-back wins over Ice Dogs

Streaking Miners claim back-to-back wins over Ice Dogs

  By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs played the English River Miners twice on the weekend, Friday night in Dryden and Saturday night in Red Lake at the Cochenour Arena. On Friday night [...]

Dryden Eagles cap off undefeated regular season in 57-0 win over Muskies

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns Never before had the DHS Eagles footballers completed a regular season undefeated, on Friday the 67th edition of the team managed the feat after a 57-0 victory over the Fort Frances Muskies. [...]

Eagles tear down Tec Voc 51-7

Eagles tear down Tec Voc 51-7

  Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns Continuing a strong campaign in all three phases of football, the Dryden Eagles improved to 6 and 0 on the year after a 51-7 victory over Tec Voc. On a beautiful [...]

Dryden GM Ice Dogs continue winning streak

Dryden GM Ice Dogs continue winning streak

  By Michael Christianson The Dryden GM Ice Dogs hosted the SIJHL’s newest team the Thief River Falls Norskies for a pair of games on the weekend. Friday night was all Ice Dogs as Garrett Graham [...]

Ice Dogs take down undefeated North Stars

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs were in Thunder Bay on Wednesday October 6 to take on the undefeated Thunder Bay North Stars. Heading into the game the North Stars had a perfect [...]

Eagles extend unbeaten streak beating Kildonan East 62-13

Eagles extend unbeaten streak beating Kildonan East 62-13

Submitted by Geoff Zilkalns The depth of the Dryden Eagles football team was in evidence as they hit the road for a match against the 3-1 Kildonan East Reivers on Thursday. Contributions from all corners of [...]

GM Ice Dogs split weekend at home

GM Ice Dogs split weekend at home

  By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden GM Ice Dogs hosted the Thunder Bay North Stars and the English River Miners this weekend at the Memorial Arena. Friday night the North Stars handed the Ice Dogs [...]