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Lakers' skid hits four games

The Red Lake Miners got three points apiece from Spencer Milne and Jordan Baranesky as they rolled to a 7-2 romp over the Fort Frances Lakers last night in SIJHL action at the Cochenour Arena.

The Lakers saw their record fall to 18-27-3-2 with the loss and have now dropped four straight.

Muskies spikers advance to OFSAA while ball team knocked out

For a second straight year the Muskie senior girls' volleyball team has booked their ticket to the OFSAA 'AA' championship after completing a sweep of the Westgate Tigers in the best-of-three NWOSSAA championship on Friday in Thunder Bay.

The Muskies won both games 2-0 to earn their berth to the all-Ontarios slated for March 9-11 in Kingsville.

Rough weekend for Fort Frances Lakers

The Fort Frances Lakers will be looking to erase a miserable weekend from their memories as quick as possible.

The Lakers followed up a 3-0 shutout loss on home ice to the Thief River Falls Norskies on Friday night with their worst outing of the season in a 10-1 shellacking at the hands of the expansion Wisconsin Lumberjacks the following night at the Spooner Civic Center.

SIJHL playoff format

THUNDER BAY, Ont.—The SIJHL announced last Thursday its format and timeline for the upcoming Bill Salonen Cup playoffs.

The first round of the SIJHL post-season will feature a pair of best-of-five quarterfinal series, which are slated to run between March 17-24.

Muskie Nordic Ski team caps year with great OFSAA performances

Going up against the best in the province can be nerve wracking for any athlete.

But the four members of the Muskie Nordic skiing team remained calm and put in great performances at the OFSAA championships held in Huntsville last Wednesday and Thursday as call came away with a top-40 finish in their respective divisions.