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Geurts, Amorde capture silver medals at Winter Games

Terri Geurts and Allison Amorde, both bowlers from Plaza Lanes here, led the “Northwestern” ladies’ five-pin team to a silver medal at the Ontario Winter Games in Peterborough last week.

“Northwestern” finished the tournament with eight wins against six losses, good for 63 points, and second only to the “Central” team, which won the gold with a 12-2 record for 89 points.

Wings, Leafs win games

Emo minor hockey teams took five of their seven games played last week, including a 5-2 win by the Novice Wings over Food Town (Fort Frances).

Leading 3-2 after two periods, the Wings added two more in the third to seal the victory.

Stay off the Ice

The Sunset Country Snowmobile Club and local OPP have a simple message for snowmobilers in the wake of last Monday’s fatality on Stanjiko-ming Bay.

Stay off the ice.

All-star team has local flavour

Jeff Savage scored four goals and added an assist to help pace the B•Macs Bantam “AA” rep team to a 7-1 exhibition win over the Northwestern “AAA” PeeWee all-star squad here Sunday.

Ross Anderson, Scott Witherspoon, and Steve Niskala also scored in the win. Mike Bylawski, assisted by A.J. Tucker, replied for the PeeWees.