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Muskie hoops squads wrangle Broncos

The Muskie junior and senior boys' basketball teams are aiming to get better each and every game they play and so far both squads have enjoyed success more often than not this season.

The juniors rebounded from their first loss of the season, a 49-41 setback to the host Dryden Eagles back on Jan. 9, with a solid 46-38 win over the visiting Kenora Broncos last Thursday afternoon.

NLSS skaters shine at 'Ice Box Days' event

The local Northern Lights School of Skating had 12 figure skaters participate in the ninth-annual Ice Box Days Competition, sponsored by the International Falls Figure Skating Club, held at Bronco Arena on Sunday.

A total of four skaters from the Pre-StarSkate (which is a modified learn-to-skate program with an introduction to figure skating) participated, with excellent results.

Muskies rout Broncos in finale

Captain Jill Calder and Abbie Kenny both scored twice, to pace the Muskie girls' hockey team to a 7-0 rout of the International Falls Broncos last night at the Ice For Kids Arena.

With the win, the Muskies swept the annual two-game “Border Battle” exhibition series, after also claiming the opener by a 5-1 margin on Nov. 23 in the Falls.