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Muskie boys nab bye

The Muskie boys' soccer team (5-0-1) swept away the competition in Kenora yesterday to finish in first place and earn a bye to the NorWOSSA final here this coming Wednesday.

James Gushulak and Cam Lidkea both scored twice to pace the Muskies to an 8-0 rout of the Dryden Eagles in their first game yesterday.

Beavers keep on winning

The Northwest Bay Beavers ran their record to 3-0 with a 17-13 win over the Fort Frances Herricanes in Rainy River District Women's Fastball League action last night.

Darcy Smith picked up the win while Jess Woodgate was tagged with the loss.

In other games, the Manitou T-Birdies topped Sabaskong Tebinaak 15-12.

Soccer Owls set for playoffs

The Rainy River Owl girls' soccer team is firing on all cylinders ahead of today's NorWOSSA 'A' playoffs in Red Lake.

The squad picked up a trio of wins last Wednesday and Thursday in Sioux Lookout to finish league play with a 4-1-1 record—good enough for second place in the standings—and sets up a semi-final showdown against the Warriors.

Muskie girls rounding into form

When you're a team lacking an explosive offence, keeping games to low scores is vital to succeed.

Fortunately for the Muskie girls' soccer team, they've done that—although it hasn't translated into very many wins so far this season.

Head coach Sara Roach is pleased with how her young squad has competed and is hopeful the victories will start to come.