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Puck battle

Fort Frances Lakers' forward Nick Lucas jostled for position with Thunder Bay North Stars' defenceman Kyle Auger during the third period of his team's 5-4 loss Saturday night at the Ice For Kids Arena. The Lakers saw their season-high four-game winning streak come to an end with the loss.

Atom A tourney

Parker Sisco of the Causeway Cougars tried to brave his way through a trio of Rainy Lake Attack players during his team's 3-1 win in yesterday's final of the annual Atom 'A' tournament held here. The Cougars won all six of their games over the weekend en route to the gold-medal in the 11-team showdown.

Lakers' win streak halted by North Stars

It was good while it lasted.

The Thunder Bay North Stars survived two separate comebacks by the Fort Frances Lakers in escaping with a 5-4 victory Saturday night at the Ice For Kids Arena that snapped the hosts' four-game winning streak.

Thunder Bay jumped out to a quick start—grabbing a 2-0 lead in the first period on goals by Alexander Erwin (9:58) and Turner Santin (15:36).

Beaudry rink's run wraps up

Hailey Beaudry's Northern Ontario rink has seen its run come to end at the Canadian Junior Curling Championships being held in Shawinigan, Que.

The squad, which curls out of the Fort William C.C. in Thunder Bay, fell 6-5 to Alberta this morning to finish with a 3-7 record overall after going winless in the four-game championship round.

Driving the lane

Senior Muskie Cole Kowalski looked to drive his way to the hoop during Fort High's 78-69 loss to the visiting Dryden Eagles in NorWOSSA action Monday afternoon. Kowalski poured in 14 points for the black-and-gold but it wasn't enough as they saw their league record fall to 2-3. The junior squad had much better success, though, routing the Eagles 61-15 to improve to 4-1 in league play.

Woodland back with Lakehead coaching staff

Former Muskie Evan Woodland once again will be involved with the game he loves.

The Lakehead University men's basketball team announced earlier this month that Woodland would be joining its staff as an assistant coach.

Joining Woodland on head coach Ryan Thomson's staff will be Matt Erdman, also as an assistant, and Jamie Searle, who will be in charge of player development.