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Edwards predicting championship season

After putting his troops through a week of tryouts, Muskie head coach Glen Edwards came away with a good feeling about the potential of his hockey team this coming season.

So good, in fact, that Edwards predicted this team will not only earn a berth to the all-Ontarios but go even further. He feels they could win it all. As in provincial champs.

Talk about confidence.

Paddle club hits the water

Some locals dipped their paddles into Rainy Lake as the Fort Frances Kayak and Canoe Association took its inaugural trip out on the water last Wednesday evening.

“I’m as novice as it gets,” revealed Dawn Olson, who, while an experienced canoeist, was out for her first time in a kayak.

Thomson youngest Ladies Open champ

Call it the changing of the guard, or the start of a new era.

Whatever the case, you can call Chrissie Thomson the new Kitchen Creek Ladies Open champion after she carded an 80 for a three-stroke victory over perennial champ Joan Richardson last Saturday.

At just 16 years old, she’s also the youngest person ever to win the ladies’ event here.