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Eagles Girls advance to NorWOSSA hockey final series

Eagles Girls advance to NorWOSSA hockey final series

Dryden Eagle Cali Lappage tries to find a weakness in the armor of St. Thomas Aquinas goaltender Sarah From during last Friday’s 3-0 loss on home ice. The Eagles managed to capture the semi-final series, Sunday [...]

Eagles skiers perform well at Nordic OFSAA

Eagles skiers perform well at Nordic OFSAA

By Dryden Observer Staff Dryden High School Eagles Nordic skiers were among 713 athletes gathered to try their hand at provincial level competition last week at Sudbury’s Laurentian Nordic Centre. The Eagles best result came via [...]

Round Two for Dryden Snow Drags

Round Two for Dryden Snow Drags

By Dryden Observer Staff It was another great day of drag races at the Flying Club on Wabigoon Lake Saturday as the Dryden And Area Snow Drag Association hosted their second event of the season. There were [...]

Last Chance tourney set for April 6-8

By Dryden Observer Staff The Dryden Old Timers Hockey League is calling all teams who wish to be a part of the 28th Annual DOHL Last Chance Tournament to register by March 15. This year’s tournament will [...]

Dolphins host Splash 2018

Dolphins host Splash 2018

Dryden Dolphins Swim Team members Erika Spence (above) and Fiona Cook (below) take a breath during competition in a big weekend for competitive swimming at Dryden Pool and Fitness Centre. Splash 2018 welcomed approximately 120 swimmers [...]

Eagles claim NorWOSSA crown — Team to host St. Ignatius Falcons in NWOSSA final this weekend

Eagles claim NorWOSSA crown — Team to host St. Ignatius Falcons in NWOSSA final this weekend

By Chris Marchand The Dryden High School Eagles powered through their NorWOSSA championship final opponents the Fort Frances Muskies with flair and high-flying panache, Feb. 16 on home court. Unbeaten throughout the regular season, the dominant [...]

Eagles volleyball teams stopped at NorWOSSA

Eagles volleyball teams stopped at NorWOSSA

Above: Senior Eagle Rhiannon Lee lunges to keep a ball in play during the seniors’ three-set semi-final loss to Kenora’s Beaver Brae Broncos (25-22, 25-20 and 25-23), Friday at NorWOSSA chmpionships at DHS. Below: Talyah Hoey makes [...]

Three OT games in three days for Ice Dogs

Three OT games in three days for Ice Dogs

By Dryden Observer Staff It was a busy Family Day weekend for the Dryden GM Ice Dogs. The boys started their three games in three days in Fort Frances on Sunday to face the Lakers. Adam [...]

DPTC’s 2nd Annual Snow Derby

DPTC’s 2nd Annual Snow Derby

Participants in the Dryden Power Tobaggan Club’s 2nd Annual Snow Derby blast through the lovely winter backdrop of Sandy Beach Park on their way to  the wide-open ice of Wabigoon Lake on a perfect day for [...]

NorWOSSA championship battles on Friday at DHS

NorWOSSA championship battles on Friday at DHS

The Dryden Eagles’ Thomas Moline (13) gets in the face of a Fort Frances Muskies aggressor during the Senior boys team’s 89-74 home court win, last week. As NorWOSSA championship hosts, the Eagles head into Friday [...]