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Pete McLeod Maintains 5th Place Position In Standings

By CKDR Sports - August 21st, 2014 - 9:55am

PhotoA promising start to the latest Red Bull Air Race in Ascot, UK failed to produce a podium finish for Red Lake's Pete McLeod.
McLeod won the qualifying round but finished the event in 11th after a heart breaking pylon hit penalized him 2-seconds.
McLeod still maintains his 5th place position in the series standings.
The next race is scheduled for September 6-7th in Dallas, Texas.

Bilous And Wood Compete Against Canada's Best

By CKDR Sports - August 21st, 2014 - 9:50am


Two members of the Dryden Eagles Track and Field team have soared to new heights out west.
Jacob Bilous and Andie Wood are back home after competing in the Canadian Youth Track and Field Championships in Langley, B.C.
Wood was close to a podium finish, with a fourth place showing in the 2,000 metre steeplechase.
Bilous finished 7th in long jump and 10th in high jump.

Devils Still Alive; Hagens Off To Championship

By CKDR Sports - August 21st, 2014 - 8:51am

PhotoThe A&W Devils are still alive in their Dryden Ladies Fastball Championship series.
The Devils needed extra innings to get past the QSL Rivals 13-10 Wednesday night.
The third and final game will be Thursday night.
In Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch, the Hagens Heroes advanced to another final as they clipped the P.I. Dump Bears 7-6.
The Heroes face the Distinctive Drilling Wolf Pack in the final starting on Thursday night at 8:00.

Local Sports Results From Tuesday

By - August 20th, 2014 - 10:16am

PhotoDryden Mixed Slo-Pitch

The Jocks And Jills defeated the Jets 10-8 in the league semi final match.
The Jocks and Jills will face the Dusters in the league final.

Local Sports Results From Monday

By - August 19th, 2014 - 4:38am

PhotoDryden Men's Slow Pitch Playoffs
Distinctive Drilling Wolf Pack 32 vs. The Brewers 29

Dryden Men's Senior Soccer
Skene Transfer and Supply Juventus beat the Old Boys 5-1 to win the 2014 Championship.

Dryden Ladies Fastball-Best of 3 Championship Series
QSL Rivals beat the A&W Devils 7-4

Dingwalls Clean Up At Dryden Bass Tournament

By CKDR News - August 18th, 2014 - 8:42am

PhotoBlair and Jeff Dingwall cleaned up at this years Dryden Bass Tournament with a total of 16.70 lbs.
Runner up, Bryan & Jen Bakos - 13.28 lbs.
3rd: Darren & Jeremy Kennedy - 13.16 lbs.
4th: Bill & Taylor Gerula - 12.54 lbs.
5th: Donald & Brad Yurkiw - 11.30 lbs.
6th: Brad Olinik & Jenna Nault - 11.30 lbs.
7th: Kyle & Shaun Szachury - 10.22 lbs.
8th: Greg & Ryley Desautels - 10.18 lbs.
9th: Tyler Hamilton & Tanner McDonald - 9.36 lbs.
10th: Kyson & Kasey Jensson - 9.02 lbs.

Dyrden Bass Championship Starts Sunday

By CKDR News - August 15th, 2014 - 6:06pm

PhotoIt's almost time to put your line in the water.
This weekend The Dryden Bass Championship, which is filling up fast, will be held on the Wabigoon chain of lakes.
The one day tournament featuring $10,000 in cash and prizes will be held on Sunday.
The cost to enter is 175 dollars per team.
Entry forms can be picked up at K.A. Sports and Tackle and Dingwall Ford.
The tournament rules meeting and deadline to enter are at 7 p.m. Saturday night.
The rules meeting will be held in the Blue Room at the Riverview Lodge.

SIJHL Regular Season Schedule Announced

By CKDr Sports - August 15th, 2014 - 5:41pm

PhotoSuperior International Junior Hockey League commissioner Bryan Graham announced the regular season schedule for the 2014-15 SIJHL campaign.
Opening night for the season is Friday, Sept. 19 and will feature a pair of contests.
The English River Miners will take on the Dryden Ice Dogs at the Ear Falls Arena while the defending SIJHL champion Fort Frances Lakers will take on the Thunder Bay North Stars at Ice for Kids Arena.
The English River Miners and the Ice Dogs will finish off a home-and-home set on Saturday, Sept. 20 on the second night of the schedule.
The Dryden Memorial Arena will be the venue in a 7:30 p.m. start.

Local Sports Results From Thursday

By ckdr sports - August 15th, 2014 - 8:42am

PhotoDryden Ladies Fastball-Best of 3 Semi Finals
A&W Devils knocked out Dairy Queen 13-9
QSL Rivals knocked out Timberlane Swingers 29-4

Dryden Men's Slow Pitch-Best of 3 Semi Finals
Wolf Pack 32 vs. The Brewers 15

Local Sports Results From Wednesday

By ckdr sports - August 14th, 2014 - 8:25am

PhotoDryden Ladies Fastball-Best of 3 Semi Finals
A&W Devils 9 vs. Dairy Queen 7
QSL Rivals 10 vs. Timberlane Swingers 9

Dryden Men's Soccer Playoffs
Old Boys 3 vs. Arsenal 2
Skene Transfer & Suppl Juventus 2 vs. Sioux Lookout Hurricanes 1

Dryden Men's Slow Pitch
Hagens Heroes 22 vs. Domino Dusters 21
The Brewers 29 vs. GCD Drillers 25

Local Sports Results From Tuesday

By CKDr Sports - August 13th, 2014 - 8:46am

PhotoTreasury metals Jocks & Jills 7 vs. Time Out Sports Misfits 4

Dryden Men's Soccer Playoffs

By CKDr Sports - August 12th, 2014 - 6:52am

PhotoDryden Men's Soccer Playoffs have begun with the quarterfinals being played Monday.
In a tight game Dryden Arsenal edged out the Sioux Lookout Flyers in penalty kicks in a hard fought battle.
The Sioux Lookout Hurricanes topped Dryden United 5-1 paced by a hat trick by Brandon Stanley.

Playoffs continue Wednesday with Sioux Lookout Hurricanes travelling to Dryden to play Skene Transfer and Supply Juventus while Dryden Arsenal meet up with the top ranked Sioux Lookout Old Boys.

Local Sports Results From Monday

By CKDR Sports - August 12th, 2014 - 6:50am

PhotoDryden Ladies Fastball
Dairy Queen knocked out Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 13-8
QSL Rivals knocked out the Mudhens 11-1

Fishing Champions

By CKDR Sports - August 11th, 2014 - 4:16pm

PhotoThe AYA (Angler/Young Angler) Walleye tournament was held in Red Lake on Sunday.
Winning this year, with a combined total weight of 9.10 lbs. was Fred Mota along with his two daughters Madison and Kacie Mota. The trio will be attending the national championships
being held in Kenora in two weeks time.

Wetelainen Cleans Up At Sioux Lookout's Mens Open

By CKDR News - August 11th, 2014 - 12:37pm

PhotoWabigoon's Wade Wetelainen made headlines at the Sioux Lookout Men's Blueberry Open Golf Tournament.
Wetelainen set a new course record this weekend for 18 holes with a score of 66, 4 under par.
Manager of Sioux Lookout Golf and Curling Club Gus MacLellan says the previous course record was 67, which was set in 2012.
McLellan says Wetelainen made 5 birdies and only 1 bogey when he played his last 18 holes.
He adds Wetelainen made a 30 ft putt on number 16 for his final birdie of the day and then proceeded to par in to finish his round and win the open.
Wetelainen's final score over 2 days was 134, which was 10 strokes better than his closest competitor.

Local Sports Results From Sunday

By CKDR News - August 11th, 2014 - 4:38am

PhotoDryden Ladies Fastball
QSL Rivals 14 vs. Dryden Mudhens 2
A&W Devils eliminated Gillions Stealers 17-1

Local Sports Results From Thursday

By CKDR Sports - August 8th, 2014 - 5:20am

PhotoDryden Ladies Fastball
A&W Devils 13 vs. Gillions Stealers 2
Dryden Mudhens 7 vs. QSL Rivals 5
Timberlane Swingers 10 knock out Thompson Paint Shop Angles 9
Sunset Country Paralegal 10 vs. Dairy Queen 6

Dryden Senior Soccer
Dryden United 0 vs. Sioux Lookout Flyers 1

Bill Salonen To Be Inducted Into Sports Hall of Fame

By CKDR Sports - August 7th, 2014 - 7:13am

PhotoThe Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame in Thunder Bay has announced the 2014 inductees and among them is a Drydenite.
Bill Salonen has dedicated himself to sports development for over half a century and is being recognized in the "Builder" category.
Salonen has served as a coach and official for little league baseball, high school football and hockey and in a number of executive capacities for such organizations as Hockey Northwestern Ontario, Hockey Canada and the Superior International Junior Hockey League.
Bill will be officially inducted into the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame in Thunder Bay on September 27th.

Local Sports Results From Wednesday

By CKDR Sports - August 7th, 2014 - 7:08am

PhotoDryden Ladies Fastball
Gillions Stealers knocked out the Tamaka Gold Diggers 13-3

Quarter Finals-Best of 3
Timberlane Swingers 11 vs. Thompson Paint Shop Angels 10
Dairy Queen 14 vs. Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 2

Dryden Men's Slow Pitch
The Brewers 10 vs. GCD Drillers 9
The Brewers 15 vs. The Dusters 14

Local Sports Results From Tuesday

By CKDr Sports - August 6th, 2014 - 8:39am

PhotoDryden Women's Soccer
Sioux Lookout Elites 3 vs. Northtown Masonry Steelers 2
Sew What Caution Print Wear 2 vs. Sioux Lookout Legends 0

Dryden Mixed Slow Pitch
Time Out Sports Misfits 22 vs. The Jets 22

CWF Wrestling In Sioux Lookout Underway Tonight

By CKDR Sports - August 5th, 2014 - 11:18am

PhotoDon't miss the Summer Slam CWF wrestling in Sioux Lookout tonight.
Come see your favourite stars, former WWE Legand Doink The Clown, ROH Star Rip Impact, Frankie Valentine and more.
Doors open tonight at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.
To get in it's $5, kids under 12 are free.

Dryden Dolphin Swim Camp Starts Today

By CKDR Sports - August 5th, 2014 - 11:05am

PhotoThe Dryden Dolphins Swim Club is giving you a chance to have some fun and learn and it's not to late to sign up.
A Dryden Dolphins Swim Camp is being held today through Wednesday August 7th.
Ages 6-12 are from 7-8 p.m. each night while the adults are in swim camp from 8-9 p.m.
For more information call the Dryden Pool at 223-1430.

Sioux Lottery Bocce Tournament Starts Sunday

By CKDR Sports - August 1st, 2014 - 8:31am

PhotoOne of the most recognized events at the Blueberry Festival is the Sioux Lottery Bocce Tournament.
The action gets underway on Sunday at 8:30 a.m. with 25 teams competing at the Bocce Courts Outdoor recreation Complex.
Organizer Joe Carbone says all team spots are filled, but there is a waiting list.
To get on the waiting list, people can go to the Sioux Lottery and register a team of 4 at the cost of $100.
He adds Queen Elizabeth District High Schools curling team will be hosting a BBQ to raise money for team trips.

Local Results From Thursday

By CKDR Sports - August 1st, 2014 - 4:30am

PhotoThursday July 31

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Thompson Paint Shop Angels 19 vs. Gillions' Stealers 14
QSL Rivals 10 vs. Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 0
Timberlanes Swingers 14 vs. A&W Devils 10

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