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Visserettes host Springfest ’98

The Visserettes hosted Springfest ’98 last weekend at the Fort Frances Gymnastics Academy, with 75 gymnasts competing from Red Lake, Thunder Bay, Sioux Lookout, Kenora, and here.

“It took us two days to compete and judge them all,” noted meet director Betty Grynol. “Our building is small but we manage well.”

Minor hockey awards handed out

The annual awards presentation and windup for local PeeWee house league players took place last Wednesday night at Memorial Arena.

Esso Medals of Achievement Awards for the Most Valuable Player went to Ryan Calder (Lions), Geoff Gerley (Kaemingh Esso), Dave Starling (Kentucky Colonels), and Ryan Smith (Law Association Sharks).

Craig wins bronze at provincials

Susie Grynol and John Craig attended the provincial trampoline championships March 27-29 in Ottawa, hosted by the Spring Action Trampoline Club there.

Some 160 athletes from all over the province participated by receiving a qualifying provincial score of 30.0 or novice national score of 46.5 at the regional qualifiers.