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Lakers' make-up date set

The SIJHL yesterday announced a make-up date for the game between the Fort Frances Lakers and English River Miners that was postponed back on Dec. 19.

This contest now will be held Wednesday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ice for Kids Arena.

The cause for the original postponement was a breakdown of the Miners' bus that prevented them from travelling here in time for the game.

Lakers' win streak halted by North Stars

It was good while it lasted.

The Thunder Bay North Stars survived two separate comebacks by the Fort Frances Lakers in escaping with a 5-4 victory Saturday night at the Ice For Kids Arena that snapped the hosts' four-game winning streak.

Thunder Bay jumped out to a quick start—grabbing a 2-0 lead in the first period on goals by Alexander Erwin (9:58) and Turner Santin (15:36).

Four teams tops on night

How I Set Your Mother, Scared Hitless, the Volley Llamas, and Let's Talk About Sets all garnered the maximum six points in Fort Frances Women's Volleyball League action last night.

Gillons' was right behind, nabbing five points.

Take A Hit and Kiss My Pass both grabbed three on the night while Duck and Dive managed to notch one point.

Beaudry rink's run wraps up

Hailey Beaudry's Northern Ontario rink has seen its run come to end at the Canadian Junior Curling Championships being held in Shawinigan, Que.

The squad, which curls out of the Fort William C.C. in Thunder Bay, fell 6-5 to Alberta this morning to finish with a 3-7 record overall after going winless in the four-game championship round.

Woodland back with Lakehead coaching staff

Former Muskie Evan Woodland once again will be involved with the game he loves.

The Lakehead University men's basketball team announced earlier this month that Woodland would be joining its staff as an assistant coach.

Joining Woodland on head coach Ryan Thomson's staff will be Matt Erdman, also as an assistant, and Jamie Searle, who will be in charge of player development.