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Slow start hurts senior hoopsters

The Muskie senior boys’ basketball team must have had a little bit of love in their hearts on Valentine’s Day as they handed Dryden an insurmountable lead early in the game.

The black-and-gold watched as the host Eagles went on a 20-4 first-quarter run en route to a 61-53 upset victory in NorWOSSA action Saturday.

Bonot, Sheloff top Emo bonspiel

Diane Bonot downed Florence Ogden 12-3 in the ‘A’ final of the annual ladies’ bonspiel last weekend at the Emo Curling Club.

Bonot, whose team included Carolee Strachan, Lucinda Meyers, and Cheryl Aduono, scored five in the first end and then stole three in the second en route to the lopsided victory.

Ogden’s team included Joanne Hyatt, Betty Dodge, and Dorothy Bergstrom.

Emo pucksters have up and down week

Jordan Davis and Matthew Beck scored first-period goals to help Emo OPP to a 2-2 tie with visiting West End Eagles (Fort Frances) in Tom Thumb action.

Zac Johnston and Kirk Petrin replied for the Fort squad.

OPP’s second game against tagg’s (Fort Frances) was a 2-1 loss. Brian White and George Ossachuk paced the Fort crew while Tyler Kinnear got Emo’s lone goal.