The Emo Belles ringette team got their season off to a perfect start by capturing the gold medal at the recent Rainy River Tween/Belle tournament.
In their opening match, the Belles outskated host Rainy River 13-4. Tara Lloyd led the way with five goals while Stacey Angus had a hat trick.
Rounding out the scoring were Tea Vahanaki (two), Shelley James, Amy Flatt, and Jody Faragher.
Shannon Hagerty had three goals in a losing cause for Rainy River while Danielle Schrum had the other one.