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Girls' soccer action

Montana Plasky fired a shot towards the Kenora Broncos' goal during the first half of the Muskie girls' soccer team's 2-1 loss in the NorWOSSA final yesterday afternoon in Dryden. The Broncos now advance to the all-Ontarios, which are slated for June 6-8 in Belle River.

Top-10 finisher

Javyn Maxton lifted and eyed up a walleye that he and his father, Mike Maxton, caught that was part of their 5.16-pound Day 2 haul. The father-son duo finished fifth at the 18th-annual Emo Walleye Classic with a two-day total of 12.26 pounds.

Runners-up

Les Morrison, left, of Baudette showed off the 6.78-pound lunker that he and his partner, Oliver Gibbins of Morson, caught on Day 2 as part of a 11.24-pound haul. The walleye was the biggest of the tourney and helped Morrison and Gibbins—who won the tourney back-to-back in 207 and 2018—finish second at the 18th-annual Emo Walleye Classic with a two-day total of 14.99 pounds.

EWC trophy

To the victors go the spoils, as Josh Pollard, left, and Dan Pollard of Emo hoisted the championship trophy this past Saturday at the Emo-La Vallee Arena after claiming their first Emo Walleye Classic title together with a winning haul of 15.69 pounds.

Gone fishin'

Tatum Martin, left, and Tia Wagar showed off their catches while Amber Hughes looked on with pride during the “Kids Gone Fishing” event last Thursday afternoon that kicked off the 18th-annual Emo Walleye Classic. District students from Grades 5-8 were paired up with a team fishing in the tournament to help them gain some knowledge and appreciation of fishing.

Close call

John Desaulniers did his best “Neo” from The Matrix impression as he leaned back from an in-tight pitch during the Sight & Sound Wolves' 14-3 win over Windey's Warriors in Rainy River District Fastball League action last Thursday night at VanJura. Desaulniers pitched a complete game in that one to pace the Wolves to their second win of the season.

Little fish

Dennis Smith held up a walleye while his partner, Terry Allan, looked on during the top 10 boat parade on Saturday afternoon at the Emo-La Vallee Arena. The duo finished ninth at this year's EWC with a two-day total of 9.96 pounds.

Out of the bag

Bill Godin of Devlin held the bag open while his partner, Nolan Mann of Fort Frances, returned a walleye to it that they had caught as part of their 6.73-pound Day 2 haul during the top 10 boat parade on Saturday afternoon at the Emo-La Vallee Arena. The duo finished third at the 18th-annual Emo Walleye Classic with a two-day total of 14.53 pounds.