Archive for 'Sports & Recreation'

Morwood takes 4th Dryden Triathlon win

Morwood takes 4th Dryden Triathlon win

By Dryden Observer Staff The ceaseless weekend rains finally relented, as if they knew there was a race to be run. And, as in years past, a similar narrative emerged as Kenora’s Dan Morwood caught up [...]

2nd annual Eagles alumni flag football event, July 15

Submitted After the success of Eagles Football last year, the team will be celebrating the first perfect season in Dryden High School Football history and paying tribute to fallen alumnus Sterling Warren (2006) who passed away [...]

Eagles aim to stay humble for new campaign

Eagles aim to stay humble for new campaign

By Sarah McCarthy After an undefeated, Championship 2016 season the Dryden Eagles Football team was back on the field preparing for this fall. The Eagles started practicing basic drills and plays throughout the month of May [...]

2017 DHS Eagles Athletic Awards

2017 DHS Eagles Athletic Awards

By Chris Marchand There was a long night ahead for the dozens of Dryden High School athletes who gathered for a send-off worthy of a very successful year for school teams in regional and provincial competition. [...]

Track and Field Eagles at OFSAA

Track and Field Eagles at OFSAA

Submitted Dryden high school track and field athletes had an excellent team performance at the all-Ontario High School Championships (OFSAA) in Belleville, last week, where they competed against the top athletes in all of Ontario.  Lindsay [...]

Wrestler Bruyere headed to Indigenous Games

Wrestler Bruyere headed to Indigenous Games

By Sarah McCarthy  Dryden High School Student Justice Bruyere of Wabigoon Lake First Nation will be representing the region in the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) this summer in Toronto. Bruyere was the feature of the [...]

Golden Girls: Eagles Soccer Team OFSAA bound

Golden Girls: Eagles Soccer Team OFSAA bound

By Sarah McCarthy  Gold medals and a trip to OFSAA for the DHS Eagle Girls’ Soccer team. Norwossa was played last week in Kenora for the High School Girls and Boy’s league and in the final [...]

Malyks recognized for minor hockey contributions

Malyks recognized for minor hockey contributions

By Chris Marchand Dryden Minor Hockey recognized the many decades of service to the cause of minor hockey from George and Evelyn Malyk — former operators of the arena concession for 35 years. Malyk’s contributions led [...]

Eagles soccer teams host home games, May 17

By Sarah McCarthy Dryden High School soccer teams made the road trip to Kenora for a two game show down against the Fort Frances Muskies and Beaver Brae Broncos last Wednesday. The Eagle girls captured game [...]

Taking a shot at Dudley

Taking a shot at Dudley

SIJHL champs close their season at Central Canadian Junior A championships   By Michael Christianson After bringing home the Bill Salonen cup and taking a trip to the Dudley Hewitt Cup the Dryden GM Ice Dogs [...]