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Muskies rout Broncos in finale

Captain Jill Calder and Abbie Kenny both scored twice, to pace the Muskie girls' hockey team to a 7-0 rout of the International Falls Broncos last night at the Ice For Kids Arena.

With the win, the Muskies swept the annual two-game “Border Battle” exhibition series, after also claiming the opener by a 5-1 margin on Nov. 23 in the Falls.

Muskie ski team shines in Kenora

It was another job well done for the Muskie Nordic skiing team at the NorWOSSA championships held in Kenora on Friday.

The six-member contingent that Fort High sent all put in solid performances yet again at the Mount Evergreen Ski Club trails.

Emma Toriseva nabbed a silver in the junior girls' division while her sister, Tori, did the same in the senior girls' race.

Muskie court teams sweep Broncos

All four Muskie court sports teams were able to garner wins over the visiting Kenora Broncos in NorWOSSA action on Thursday afternoon.

In girls' volleyball action, the seniors improved to a league-best 5-0 with a 2-0 win over the Broncos.

The set scores were 25-11 and 25-12. Fort High also won the third exhibition set by a 25-10 count.

Lakers' game postponed

The SIJHL has announced that tonight’s game (Friday, Jan. 17) between the Thunder Bay North Stars and Fort Frances Lakers at the Ice For Kids Arena has been postponed.

The cause of the postponement is due to a heavy snowfall warning that is in effect, which is expected to bring up to 25 centimetres of snow, along with high winds and poor visibility on the roads in the region.

Warriors claim title at PeeWee 'AA' Canadians' annual home tourney

The Fort Frances PeeWee 'AA' Canadians were unable to advance to the championship game of their annual home tournament and the Warroad Warriors took full advantage of it.

Damon Skappel and Devin McCormick both netted hat tricks to pace the Warriors to a 9-1 rout of the International Falls Broncos in the Gold-Medal game on Sunday afternoon at the Ice For Kids Arena.

Lakers bolster roster ahead of CJHL trade deadline

With both an SIJHL championship and a Dudley-Hewitt Cup title on their minds, the Fort Frances Lakers have made some moves to bolster the team for the stretch run of the season.

In the first of three transactions on Friday, which also was the CJHL's annual trade deadline, the Lakers announced that they had signed local forward Brett Hahkala for the remainder of the season.