The Dryden Boys Basketball teams competed in the St. Ignatius Falcon Invitational tournament on the weekend.
The Sr. Boys opened with a 52-20 loss to St. Ignatius. In their second game, they dropped a tight 44-29 game to Westgate. On Saturday morning, the Senior Boys played their last game of the tournament against the Nipigon-Red Rock Lakers. The Senior Boys played to win all game and came away with their first win of the season. Final score – 44-24 for the Dryden Eagles.
The Junior Boys played with a lot of heart and determination. They opened with a 70-39 loss to St. Ignatius. In their second game, they dropped a tight 35-28 loss to Superior Collegiate from Thunder Bay. On Saturday morning, the Junior Boys played their last game of the tournament against the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints from Kenora. The Jr. Eagles battled hard all game and came away with a convincing 53-44 win.
Both teams are now off for the exam break. The Junior Eagles resume play in the Kenora Invitational tournament January 29th and 30th.