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Solid day for soccer teams

It was a successful day for the Muskie boys' and girls' soccer teams yesterday in Dryden.

The boys' squad nabbed a pair of 2-1 wins over the host Eagles and Kenora Broncos to improve their NorWOSSA record to 3-0-1.

Sully Shortreed and Cam Lidkea netted the goals in the morning victory against Dryden.

Mud Dogs capture first win of season

The wind was cool but the action was hot last night for the Rainy River District Women's Fastball League.

Rachelle Yeo was a star as she led the Fort Frances Mud Dogs to an 11-7 victory over the Couchiching Lady Raiders.

She earned the pitching win and also crushed a grand slam.

Heather Wright and Kaily Greengrass also hit the other home runs in the game.

Women's fastball season kicks off

The Rainy River District Women's Fastball League officially kicked off its 2018 season Monday night.

The Red Gut Babes eked out a 4-3 win over Mud Dogs.

Tracy Morningstar was the winning pitcher while Rachelle Yeo was tagged with the loss.

Alyssa Windego was named the MVP for the Red Gut Babes while Jodi Hood garnered the accolade for the Mud Dogs.

Local racers compete in Minnesota

Although the Borderland Racing Association season doesn't kick off for a few more weeks, some local drivers got a head start over the weekend in Minnesota.

Jamie Davis placed 17th while Jeff Davis was 20th in the WISSOTA Modifieds feature at Olgivie Raceway on Saturday.

Jamie Davis also was impressive in the WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds feature, finishing 11th.