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Lee rink off to Kelowna

First, she went out and pulled off an upset win at the “Northwesterns” in Rainy River last month.

Then last Sunday, she went a step further and pulled off an impressive win in the final of the Northern Ontario junior women’s playdowns in Iroquois Falls.

So what’s next for Angela Lee and her Stratton rink? She hopes a national title—and why not?

Seniors bounced in tournament final

The Muskie senior boys’ basketball team dropped a tight 90-84 decision to the host Churchill Bulldogs in the championship game of a six-team tournament in Winnipeg last weekend.

The Muskies came out flying in the final—outscoring the Bulldogs 12-2 to open the game—but then watched as Churchill fought back with some hot outside shooting.

Junior girls earn tourney title

The Muskie junior girls’ volleyball team overcame a 12-3 deficit in the second game to sweep the St. Pat’s Saints 15-3, 15-12 in the final of an 11-team tournament in Dryden last weekend.

After opening with a 2-1 loss to the Thomas Aquinas Saints (Kenora), the Muskies never lost another match en route to a first-place finish in the round-robin portion.

Emo Atoms compete in Dryden

The Emo Leafs were among the 22 teams that participated in the third-annual GM Dryden Atom ‘A’ hockey tournament this past weekend.

Other squads there included the MEC Bulldogs (Fort Frances), as well as ones from Atikokan, Ignace, Sioux Lookout, Red Lake, Kenora, Keewatin, and host Dryden.