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Senior spikers building on defence

They say defence wins championships and that's where the focus will lie for the Muskie senior girls' volleyball team this season.

Head coach Duane Roen knows a strong defence is paramount to any success his squad will enjoy this year in NorWOSSA play, which officially kicked off yesterday against the host Kenora Broncos (the outcome wasn't known as of press time).

Red-hot Stars nip Lakers

The red-hot Thunder Bay North Stars held off the visiting Fort Frances Lakers 3-2 in SIJHL action Saturday night to pull out their ninth-straight win.

An early power play helped Thunder Bay open the scoring six minutes into the game as Joel Willan netted in his 13th of the season, with assists going to Keigan Gerrie and Kyle Auger.

Muskie girls nip Broncos in OT

Anytime the Muskies and International Falls Broncos square off, it's bound to be a classic.

That rang true once again Tuesday night as Reece McQuaker scored the overtime winner with just 36 seconds left to lift the Muskie girls' hockey team to a thrilling 2-1 win in over the visiting Broncos in the opener of their annual two-game “Border Battle” exhibition series.