Bob Shine looked to unleash a backhander off the wall and towards his opponent, Sean Cameron, during the men's 'A' Open final of the Sunset Country Squash Club's 32nd-annual La Place Rendez-Vous Open on Sunday afternoon at the Memorial Sports Centre. Cameron won the match 3-0 to snare the division crown.
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A total of 19 jumpers braved frigid temperatures to participate in the Voyageur Lions Club of Fort Frances' annual “Polar Plunge” yesterday on Sand Bay near La Place Rendez-Vous. The event, which sees participants raise pledges for charities and then split the proceeds with the club, brought in around $8,000 this year.
The season already has had its fair share of challenges but the Muskie girls' hockey team has met them head on while continuing to look at ways to improve.
With the first half of the SIJHL season officially in the books, the Fort Frances Lakers now have their sights set on improving in all areas moving forward.
A 3-1 loss to the visiting Thief River Falls Norskies back on Dec. 21 dropped the Lakers' record to 11-17-0-0 as they headed into the SIJHL's two-week holiday break on a sour note.
Alex Gartzke (#11) helped her teammates gather up all the teddy bears that had been tossed onto the ice after she scored the first goal for the Muskie girls' hockey team during the first period of their 6-5 loss to the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints in their annual “Teddy Bear Toss” game last Tuesday night at the '52 Canadians Arena.
St. Thomas Aquinas Saints' goalie Sarah From let Jill Calder know she was an unwelcome guest in front of her net as she tried to shove her away during the third period of the visitors' 6-5 win over the Muskie girls' hockey team last Tuesday night at the '52 Canadians Arena.
Brady Bodnarchuk looked to win a face-off in his own zone during the first period of the Muskie boys' hockey team's 5-4 win over the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints last Tuesday night at the Ice For Kids Arena. The black-and-gold (5-2) will resume NorWOSSA action Jan. 8 when they visit the Red Lake Rams.
It was a weekend to remember for the Muskie senior girls' volleyball team.
The black-and-gold went a perfect 7-0 en route to claiming the title at the Tiger Spike-off tournament held Friday and Saturday in Thunder Bay.
Fort High beat the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints (Kenora) in three sets by scores of 25-14, 14-25, and 16-14 in Saturday's final to snare the gold.
There weren't many positives for Fort Frances Lakers' head coach and general manager Wayne Strachan to draw from after a lacklustre effort from his squad Friday night.
The Dryden GM Ice Dogs stormed out to a 3-0 first-period lead and faced little resistance from the hosts en route to a 6-2 win at the Ice For Kids Arena.
The Muskie junior girls' volleyball team dominated the NorWOSSA landscape last season and it's looking like it will be much the same this season.
The black-and-gold went a perfect 8-0 en route to the claiming the title at a tournament hosted by the Dryden Eagles on Friday and Saturday.