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Tebinaak split pair of make-up games

The Sabaskong Tebinaak managed to earn a split in a pair of make-up games in Rainy River District Women's Fastball League action on Monday night.

Candi Jelly earned the pitching victory as the Tebinaak (2-10-1) topped the Dawson Tigers 12-11 in a make-up game for the one that was postponed on July 2.

Cass Teeple suffered the loss for Dawson (5-9).

Paull takes checkered flag

It's been a tight race in the Borderland Racing Association's points standings so far between Gavin Paull and Brody Strachan.

This time it was Paull who came out on top over Strachan, claiming the checkered flag in the WISSOTA Modifieds division at the Emo Speedway on Saturday night for his second feature win of the season.

Braves extend perfect record

The wins just keep on coming for the Fort Frances Braves.

The Rainy River District Fastball League leaders improved their record to 11-0 with a 15-7 win over the Northwest Bay Chieftains (2-11-1) last Thursday night.

Cole Tymkin earned the victory while Darren Smith took the loss.

Lakers' top scorer back

It's tough when any hockey team loses its leading scorer.

Fortunately for the Fort Frances Lakers, that won't be the case next season.

Lakers' head coach and general manager Wayne Strachan last week announced that forward Nick Lucas will be returning to the squad for another campaign.

Desaulniers brightest of all-stars

John Desaulniers shone brightly during the Rainy River District Fastball League's annual all-star game held Thursday night in Pinewood.

Desaulniers was solid on the rubber and also belted a grand slam to left field to pace the East All-Stars to a 11-1 rout of the West All-Stars.

Don Smith also went yard for the East.

Jeff Morrison was tagged with the loss.

Carlson earns accolade

The accolades keep on coming for Molly Carlson.

The Fort Frances native was among 15 Florida State Seminoles' swimmers and divers named to the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America teams last Wednesday.