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Practising hard

Muskie boys' skip Chris Silver knew exactly just where he wanted to place his shot during practice Friday afternoon at the Fort Frances Curling Club. The black-and-gold have aspirations of provincial gold as they host the OFSAA curling championships today through Saturday.

Mighty Mustangs rumble at meets

It was a pretty impressive weekend on the mat for members of the Mighty Mustang youth wrestling program in International Falls.

The squad competed in a pair of tournaments over the weekend, which was highlighted by a multitude of top-three finishes.

Teagan Green of the Falls nabbed first place in the 60- to 65-pound division at a tourney in Hibbing on Friday.

Loose puck

Fort Frances Lakers' affiliate player James Gushulak tried to bowl his way to the front of the Dryden GM Ice Dogs' net for a loose puck during his squad's 4-3 shootout loss Friday night at the Ice For Kids Arena.

Curling practice

Muskie girls' curler Ashley Payne had the utmost concentration as she prepared to release a shot during practice Friday afternoon at the Fort Frances Curling Club. Members of both the girls' and boys' rinks were hard at work as they prepare to host the OFSAA championships being held tomorrow through Saturday.

Heading off

Members of the Muskie girls' hockey team posed for a photo beside the bus parked at the Memorial Sports Centre this morning as they prepared to make the trip to Timmins for the OFSAA girls' 'A/AA' hockey championships that run this Wednesday through Friday. The black-and-gold are seeded third for the 16-team tournament.

Curling van

The OFSAA boys' and girls' curling championships, slated to run here March 20-24, already is getting some buzz within the community, as witnessed by this van prominently displaying Muskie curling decals on it just out front of West End Motors on King's Highway.

OFSAA practice

Muskie girls' hockey team captain Annalise (CC) Hayes looked to dangle the puck around the outstretched stick of teammate Emily Kaun during a scrimmage at practice Friday afternoon at the '52 Canadians Arena.