(game pics to follow)
The Dryden Eagles split the day on the courts vs. Fort Frances in NorWOSSA league play today.
The Junior Boys started the day off on the volleyball court with a tough four set loss to the Muskies. After opening with a 25-19 win, the boys faltered and dropped the next three 15-25, 23-25 and 21-25.
The Junior Girls followed with a hard fought 20-16 win over the Muskies. Christina Medwid, Amy Doudiet, Liv Carter and Amy Knipping each scored 4 points for the Eagles.
The Senior Boys volleyball team went back and forth with Fort Frances, eventually winning in four sets 25-20, 18-25, 25-13, 25-21.
The Senior Girls closed out the day with a 33-19 loss vs Fort. The girls kept the score close through most of the game but faltered defensively in the last quarter, allowing Fort to pull ahead. Leading scorers were Morgan Church with 5 and Emile Gardam with 4.
The Eagles won’t see home court action now until October 13th, when they take on the Fort Frances Muskies.
Great work team, and thanks to all Eagles fans who were sporting the blue and gold!
Jr. Boys (gallery, slideshow)
Jr. Girls (gallery, slideshow)
Sr. Boys (gallery, slideshow)
Sr. Girls (gallery, slideshow)
A perfect day on the courts for the Dryden Eagles on Tuesday as all four teams took on the Beaver Brae Broncos in league play.
The seniors started the day off with the girls basketball squad toppling the Broncs 47-12. Wilma Oombash and Candace Taylor lead the Eagles with 10 each, and Andy Louttit and Emile Gardam each added 6.
In senior volleyball, Beaver Brae wasn’t going home without a fight, but the Eagles fought to a straight sets win 25-15, 25-23 and 25-22.
The junior teams closed out the day with girls basketball winning 31-19. Ashley Kropelin led scoring with 6 points and Amy Doudiet added 5.
The junior volleyball squad took four games to down the Broncos, 25-19, 13-25, 25-14 and 25-20.
Great work teams! Next home action is Thursday when the Eagles take on the Fort Frances Muskies. Come out and cheer on the blue and gold!
Wear your blue and gold to support the DHS Eagles Football team in their first home game of the season!
Kickoff is 3:00 pm.