Martin Williams had his eyes squarely on the airborne ball as he tried to knock it down while his teammates looked on during the second half of Centra Pipelines' 5-2 win over Manitou Forest Products in Borderland Soccer League men's division action Monday night at the St. Francis Sports Field.
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It seemed like the stars were aligning for the Muskie girls' soccer team to advance to the all-Ontarios for the first time since 2016.
But then the Kenora Broncos threw a wrench into the black-and-gold's plans.
The Muskies they saw their OFSAA dreams come to a crashing halt with a narrow 2-1 loss to the Kenora Broncos in last Wednesday's NorWOSSA final in Dryden.
They ran fast, threw far, and jumped as long and high as they could.
It was an excellent two days of competition for the Muskie track-and-field team at the NWOSSAA championships held in Thunder Bay last Tuesday and Wednesday.
The Golden State Warriors are currently in the midst of a dynasty in the NBA, having won three of the last four Finals.
The Muskie boys' soccer team has formed its own version of the Warriors, creating a dynasty of its own in NorWOSSA play as the black-and-gold added an impressive ninth-straight league title to the program's impressive history last week.
The Fort Frances Lakers are finally righting the ship financially but aren't exactly pleased with the lack of interest locally in the junior 'A' hockey franchise.
That was the message delivered by Lakers' president Milt Strachan at their annual general meeting held last Monday night (May 27) at the Super 8 Motel.
Can you feel the love? Brady Bodnarchuk, left, Austin Armstrong, Ashton Cousineau, Nick Hahkala, and Jacob Albright certainly did as the Muskies gathered for a group hug to celebrate winning their ninth-straight NorWOSSA title after dispatching the host Dryden Eagles 2-1 last Wednesday afternoon.
Greta Fedoruk (#5) and Cass Roach, second from left, were part of a stifling Muskie defence that weren't about to allow this Kenora Broncos' opponent much room to breathe during the first half of the Muskie girls' soccer team's 2-1 loss in the NorWOSSA final last Wednesday in Dryden.
Muskie Jaida Norris got full extension as she prepared to hammer a pass up the pitch during the first half of Fort High's 2-1 loss to the Kenora Broncos in the NorWOSSA final last Wednesday afternoon in Dryden.
There wasn't an unhappy face in this huddle as the members of the Muskie boys' soccer team were full of jubilation after claiming their ninth-straight NorWOSSA title with a 2-1 win over the Eagles in Dryden yesterday afternoon. Fort High now advances to the OFSAA boys' 'AA' championships slated for June 6-8 in North Bay.
Angel McCormack of Al's Racquet Stringing charged down the pitch with the ball during the second half of her squad's 6-0 loss to La Place Rendez-Vous in the Borderland Soccer League women's division season-opener on Tuesday night at the St. Francis Sports Field. Claire Sobkowicz scored twice while Rochelle Douglas, Jennie Dyck, and Rindy Veldhuisen also bulged the twine in the lopsided win.