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Emo Atoms enjoy strong week

Emo Atom teams won four games and dropped just one against visiting opponents this past week.

Brian Wayash and William Brandon each scored a hat trick to fuel the Emo Rockets to a 10-3 win over the Food Town Fury (Fort Frances). Braden Baker added two goals while Chris Mutz and Charlie DeBungee netted singles.

Kyle Turgeon (two) and Boyd Badiuk replied for Food Town.

Emo Belles strike gold again

The Emo Belles, coached by Lisa Barker and Jim Gill, captured their fourth gold medal this season at a ringette tournament in Dryden last weekend.

Stacey Angus, Tea Vahamaki, and Amy Flatt led Emo with two goals apiece as the Belles edged host Dryden 7-5. Brooke Shabatura got the other goal for Emo.

Hahkala, Dobransky earn gold medals

Eight local athletes from the Fort Frances Trampoline Club travelled to Thunder Bay last weekend to compete in the provincial qualifier at the Confederation College Bubble.

Kaela Hahkala placed first in the Prov. 1 female trampoline category to earn a gold medal while Leah Nowak placed third for a bronze medal in the same category.

Muskie senior hoopsters on tear of late

Two weeks ago, the Muskie senior boys’ basketball team won their first-ever Kenora Invitational Tournament crown.

They followed that up last weekend by winning the tournament title in Winkler, Man., then proceeded to upset the International Falls split squad of junior and senior varsity players 71-61 here Monday night.

Not a bad stretch of games in February.