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Junior spikers rally for victory

Talk about a comeback.

After losing the first two sets by identical 25-23 scores, the Muskie junior boys' volleyball team definitely found itself in a hole last Thursday against the visiting Dryden Eagles.

But the black-and-gold stormed back, winning the next two sets by scores of 26-24 and 25-18 before taking the fifth-and-deciding one 16-14.

Lakers split games

The Fort Frances Lakers' three-game winning streak is over.

The Lakers were beaten 3-1 by Thief River Falls here Saturday night as the red-hot Norskies won their 10th-straight game to start the regular season.

Parker Simonson, Jared Pedersen, and Connor Bowey each garnered two points to propel the visitors to victory.

Women's vball results

Scared Hitless was the lone team to garner the maximum six points in Fort Frances Women's Volleyball League action last night.

Both How I Set Your Mother and Gillons' captured five points on the night, with Kiss My Pass and Let's Talk About Sets each taking four.

Take a Hit and No Diggity wound up with three points apiece.

Court teams get split

The Muskie boys' volleyball teams both endured marathon matches here yesterday.

Unfortunately, opposite outcomes resulted.

Trailing two sets to one, the juniors rallied for a 3-2 win over the Dryden Eagles to improve to 5-1 in NorWOSSA play.

But the senior squad lost 3-2 to the Eagles to drop to 2-4 in league action.

Set scores were unavailable at press time.

Runners off to OFSAA

Several members of the Muskie cross-country team have advanced to the OFSAA championships next month.

The Midget girls' team, led by bronze-medallist Greta Fedoruk (16:11), took first place in the 4K race at the NWOSSAA championships yesterday in Thunder Bay.