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Team Ontario Headed To Gold Medal Game

By CKDR Sports - July 25th, 2014 - 2:54pm

PhotoThe Under 16 Ontario Girls Soccer team is headed to the old medal game at the North America Indigenous Games in Regina.
The Girls booked their ticket to the final with a 2-1 win over e Eastern Door and North squad today.
Dryden's Tori Kelly played in net for part of the game and made some big saves.
The Ontario Boys, with two players from Sioux Lookout on the team, will play for bronze.
They played to a 3-3 tie with the Northwest Territories.

Public Asked To Avoid Track Right Now

By CKDR Sports - July 25th, 2014 - 9:54am

PhotoOfficials at the Keewatin-Patricia District School Board and Eagles on Track are asking folks to stay away from the track at Harry McMaster Field.
Paving has been completed at Dryden High School but the track needs to sit and cure for a month.
People are being asked to avoid the area to ensure the hard work of contractors is completed without a hitch.
Rubberization of the track will be completed in mid-August.

Former Dryden Resident Joining New Junior League

By CKDR Sports - July 25th, 2014 - 9:53am

PhotoOne of the most successful coaches in SIJHL history has joined a new junior 'A' hockey league.
Todd Howarth has been hired as the Director of Northwestern Canadian Development for the Canadian International Junior Hockey League.
The league intends to start this fall with 6 teams based in northeastern Ontario, central Ontario and the Greater Toronto area.
The Dryden native was once head coach for the Thunder Bay North Stars.

Gillons' Supporting Dryden Youth Soccer

By CKDR Sports - July 25th, 2014 - 9:41am

PhotoDryden Youth Soccer is benefiting from a Gillons' Insurance barbeque.
Gillons' was able to raise more than $1,624.
The company is matching those funds, which means Youth Soccer will be handed nearly $3,300.
Gillons' is thanking Balla Brothers Rentals, IGA, Safeway, Dryden Kinsmen, Riverview Lodge, Darcy Hodges-Frito-Lay Chips, Walmart, Reg Russell-Weston's, Bernice Anderson-Andersonís Crystal Clear Bottled Water as well as Pharmasave.
Gillons' is also thanking all of the volunteers and community for their support.

McLoughlin Looking To Rebound At Games

By CKDR Sports - July 25th, 2014 - 9:38am

PhotoA tough day on the links for Sioux Lookout's Barry McLoughlin at the 2014 North America Indigenous Games in Regina.
McLoughlin struggled in the second round of the Golf competition with a 95 on Thursday.
He fired an 85 on Wednesday.
He's in the middle of the pack heading into today's final round.

Ontario Girls Win

By CKDR Sports - July 24th, 2014 - 1:56pm

PhotoThe Under 16 Ontario Girls Soccer team continues to roll along at the North American Indigenous Games in Regina.
The Girls won their second straight today 6-0 against the Northwest Territories.
Dryden's Tori Kelly picked up her first point of the Games with an assist.
Ontario is now 2-0-1.
In Boys play, Ontario and the Northwest Territories played to a 3-3 tie.

More Local Results From Games

By CKDR Sports - July 24th, 2014 - 9:28am

PhotoTwo events are in the books at the 2014 North America Indigenous Games in Regina
Red Lake's Andy Husack and the Ontario Under 19 Basketball team was bounced in the Quarter-Final losing 62-59 to New Brunswick.
Sioux Lookout's Blade Anderson and the Under 16 Ontario Basketball team failed to get out of their pool, finishing with a 1-3 record.
On the links, Barry McLoughlin of Sioux Lookout enters round 2 today 8 shots behind the leader.
He fired an 84 Wednesday.

Local Results From Wednesday

By CKDR Sports - July 24th, 2014 - 9:22am

PhotoWednesday July 24th

Dryden Men's Soccer
Dryden Arsenal 5 vs. Dryden United 0

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Game 1: P.I. Dump Bears 7 vs. GCD Drillers 6
Game 2: P.I. Dump Bears 15 vs. GCD Drillers 14
*Dump Bears sit in first with an 11-2 record
Wolf Pack 20 vs. Brewers 10

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 13 vs. Dryden Mudhens 8
A&W Devils 15 vs. Tamaka Gold Diggers 0

Huge Milestone For Eagles On Track

By CKDR Sports - July 24th, 2014 - 9:07am

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A paved and rubberized track at Harry McMaster Field in Dryden is one step closer to reality.
Miller Contracting has spent the past couple of days applying the first and second layer of asphalt.
Eagles on Track Spokesperson Mike Wood says this day has been 2-years in the making.
Wood says the track must sit and cure for a month and the rubber will be applied in late August.
Crews are now moving on to landscaping and parking lot upgrades.

Preparing For Dryden Bass Tournament

By CKDR Sports - July 24th, 2014 - 8:33am

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Entries are now being accepted for the annual Dryden Bass Championship.
The one day event is slated for August 17th.
There is over $10,000 worth of cash and prizes up for grabs.
Registrations can be dropped off at Dingwall Ford and K&A Tackle.
For more information contact Jeff at 938-7417.

Local Results From Games

By CKDR Sports - July 23rd, 2014 - 2:45pm

PhotoThe Under 16 Ontario Girls Soccer team remains undefeated at the North American Indigenous Games in Saskatchewan.
The Girls defeated the host team 1-0 this afternoon.
Tori Kelly of Dryden has been a key player in the games.
In Boys play, team Ontario cruised to a 4-0 win over Manitoba.
Jerimiah Bridge of Sioux Lookout scored for Ontario.

SIJHL Names New Commissioner

By CKDR Sports - July 23rd, 2014 - 8:50am

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The Superior International Junior Hockey League has a new commissioner.
Thunder Bay's Bryan Graham has accepted the job.
Graham is a long-time official in junior, senior and professional hockey and served as Vice-President and Director of Officiating of the ECHL for 5-years.
The current broadcaster returned to the Lakehead and joined the Thunder Bay Border Cats baseball team as assistant general manager.
Graham takes over from Ron Whitehead who served as President and Commissioner for most of the league's 14-year history.
Dryden Ice Dogs General Manager Brian Bates says Graham is a great fit for the SIJHL and they are excited about the future.

Local Results From Tuesday

By CKDR Sports - July 23rd, 2014 - 8:44am

PhotoTuesday July 22nd

Dryden Senior Womens Soccer
Northtown Masonry Steelers 1 vs. B&B Breezers 0

Local Athletes Begin Competition At Games

By CKDR Sports - July 23rd, 2014 - 8:43am

PhotoThe 2014 North America Indigenous Games are now underway in Regina.
The Under-16 Ontario Boys Soccer team is off to a 0-2 start, losing Tuesday 1-0 to B.C. and 4-1 to the host team.
The Boys are represented by Sioux Lookout's Jeremiah Bridge and Kordell Favot.
The Girls team opened the Games with a 1-1 tie against B.C.
Dryden's Tori Kelly is on the team.

Golf Tournaments Planned For Blueberry Festival

By CKDR Sports - July 22nd, 2014 - 8:13am

PhotoSioux Lookout's Blueberry Festival is right around the corner, with plenty of sporting activity going on.
It doesn't matter if you are young or old because there's a golf tournament for everyone.
The Ladies Blueberry Open is August 2nd and is an 18 hole, one day event.
Manager of the Sioux Lookout Golf and Curling Club Gus MacLellen says the cost is $75 and participants get a free practice round on Friday and a dinner on Saturday night.
If you are more into grabbing your partner, then you are in luck there is a Mixed Blueberry Open as well.
It runs August 4th, the cost is $60 for a team and it's a 9 hole, best ball tournament.
MacLellen says if anyone is under 18 years of age they can take part in the Junior Blueberry Open.
It starts on August 5th and it's a 9 hole event.
The Men's Blueberry Open is August 9th-10th and the cost is $130 per player.
To register call Gus at 807-737-1800 or visit http://slgcc.com

Eagles On Track In Saskatchewan

By CKDR Sports - July 21st, 2014 - 10:06am

PhotoThe Dryden Eagles track and field team faired extremely well at the Prairie Tri-Provincial Championships in Saskatoon.
Jacob Benson and Andie Wood both qualified for the Canadian Youth Championships in Langley, BC. in mid-August.
Wood set personal bests in the 3,000-metre, 400-metre and 1,200-metre and qualified for the 3,000 metre and 2,000- metre steeplechase.
Benson recorded personal bests in the 400-metre, 800-metre and 1,500-metre and qualified for the 2,000 metre steeplechase.
Ally Wisneski set a personal best in Javelin, while Lindsey Coles did the same in Javelin and the Hammer throw.
Alexandra Cooper had three top ten finishes, while Sean Wood had four top twenty finishes.

Jordan Krantz Finishes 12 Shots Behind Winner

By CKDR Sports - July 21st, 2014 - 8:38am

PhotoWes Homan is the champion of the Staal Foundation Open in Thunder Bay.
Homan fired a one under par 71 Sunday to win the PGA Tour Canada event by one shot over Greg Eason.
The Cincinnati native finished at 17 under par for the tournament.
Homan took home $27,000 and also claimed a berth into this week's Canadian Open in Montreal.
Jordan Krantz of Vermillon Bay finished 12 shots back.

English River Miners Holding Annual Meeting Tonight

By CKDR Sports - July 18th, 2014 - 8:44am

PhotoAnother junior hockey season is fast approaching.
The English River Miners are preparing for the new campaign with their Annual General Meeting tonight.
The open meeting starts at 6:30 at the Ear Falls Legion.
The election of a new Board of Directors is among the highlights.

Eagles On Track Heads To Championship

By CKDR Sports - July 18th, 2014 - 8:03am

PhotoEagles on Track is well represented at the Athletics Track and Field Tri-Province prairie championship.
The 3 day event starts today.
Representing Dryden includes Alexandra Cooper, Sean Wood, Jacob Benson, Ally Wisneski, Lindsay Coles and Andie Wood.

Local Athletes Head To Indigenous Games

By CKDR Sports - July 18th, 2014 - 7:09am

PhotoSeveral local athletes are headed to Regina for the 2014 North America Indigenous Games.
The Games start on Sunday and run for a week.
Tori Kelly of Dryden has made the Under-16 Ontario Soccer team.
Cheyenne Wasayakeesic has been selected for the same team in Track and Field.
Sioux Lookout's Barry McLoughlin will tee it up in the Golf event.

Markowski Finishes 6th At Manitoba Tournament

By CKDR Sports - July 18th, 2014 - 4:46am

PhotoDryden's Kirk Markowski finished 6th at the Manitoba Golf Championship in Winnipeg.
His 4 day total was 302 at the demanding Rossmere Golf and Country Club.

Local Sports Results From Thursday

By CKDR Sports - July 18th, 2014 - 4:32am

PhotoThursday July 17

Men's Slow Pitch
Wolf Pack 28 vs. GCD Drillers 12
Wolf Pack 26 vs. GCD Drillers 24

PI Dump Bears 16 vs. Hagens Heroes 15
PI Dump Bears 22 vs. Hagens Heroes 16

Ladies Fastball
Dairy Queen 18 vs. Dryden Mudhens 3
A&W Devils 15 vs. Thompson paint Shop Angels 9
Timberlane Swingers 17 vs. Gillions Stealers 7

Dryden Ice Dogs Announce Training Camp Dates

By CKDR Sports - July 17th, 2014 - 6:46am

PhotoThe Dryden Ice Dogs have announced the dates for their training camp.
The camp will run from August 28th to 31st at the Memorial Arena.
Interested players are asked to register before August 22nd.
The camp is open to anyone aged 16 to 20.
For more information contact Brian Bates at 220-5597, Kurt Walsten at 216-6716 or visit www.drydenicedogs.net

Markowski Sitting In 3rd, Heading Into Final Round

By CKDR Sports - July 17th, 2014 - 6:44am

PhotoDryden's Kirk Markowski fired a one over par 71 in the third round to improve his position to 3rd place at the Manitoba Golf Championship in Winnipeg.
He will now head into the final round today at the Rossmere Golf and Country Club.

Ladies Fastball Results From Wednesday

By CKDR Sports - July 17th, 2014 - 4:28am

PhotoWednesday July 16

A&W Devils 8 vs. QSL Rivals 3
MVP Rosie Adams

Dairy Queen 12 vs. Timberlane Swingers 8

Dryden Mudhens 18 vs. Tamaka Gold Diggers
MVP Jennie Williams

Markowski Sitting Pretty At Manitoba Tournament

By CKDR Sports - July 16th, 2014 - 10:54am

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Dryden's Kirk Markowski is near the top of the leader board at the Manitoba Junior Golf Championship in Winnipeg.
Markowski finished the first two rounds tied for sixth with scores of 74 and 77.
Third round play is underway at the Rossmere Golf and Country Club.


Local Results From Tuesday

By CKDR Sports - July 16th, 2014 - 8:01am

PhotoTuesday July 15th

Dryden Mixed Slo-Pitch
Weiers Electric Whippers Snappers 21 vs. The Jets 3

Dryden Senior Women's Soccer
Northtown Masonry Steelers 3 vs. Sew What Caution Printwear 2

Exciting Hockey Partnership In Dryden

By CKDR Sports - July 16th, 2014 - 8:01am

PhotoThe Dryden Ice Dogs and Dryden Minor Hockey are teaming up in 2014-2015.
The partnership involves having an Ice Dog player dedicated to every Minor Hockey team to assist the coaches.
The Ice Dogs will help out with skills training and tying up skates and preparing sticks.
Team officials say this year's team could see as many as 10 local players who have played hockey in the Dryden Minor Hockey program.

SIJHL Searching For New President

By CKDR Sports - July 15th, 2014 - 8:51am

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A major change in the Superior International Junior Hockey League.
President Ron Whitehead was let go at the league's annual meeting over the weekend.
No replacement has been named.

Local Results From Monday

By CKDR Sports - July 15th, 2014 - 8:47am

PhotoMonday July 14th

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Dominos Dusters 19 vs. Drillers 18
Dominos Dusters 24 vs. Drillers 15
P.I. Dumpbears 31 vs. Brewers 23

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Timberlanes Swingers 12 vs. Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 7

Local Golfer Fares Well At PGA Canada Tour Event

By CKDR Sports - July 15th, 2014 - 8:09am

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A solid showing for Vermilion Bay golfer Jordan Krantz at the recent PGA Tour Canada event in Winnipeg.
Krantz finished 42nd overall this past weekend at the Players Cup.
He was consistent with scores of 72, 71, 74 and 71.
Krantz finished 12-shots behind the winner.

Local Schedule For Monday

By CKDR Sports - July 14th, 2014 - 8:58am

PhotoMonday Schedule

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Dominos Dusters vs. GCD Drillers
7:00
Brewers vs. P.I. Dump Bears
8:30

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Tamaka Gold Diggers vs. Gillons' Stealers
6:45
Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers vs. Timberlanes Swingers
6:45

Local Scores From Sunday

By CKDR Sports - July 14th, 2014 - 8:46am

PhotoSunday July 13th

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Dairy Queen 16 vs. Thompson Paint Shop Angels 5

Fort Frances Selected To Host Dudley Hewitt Cup

By CKDR Sports - July 14th, 2014 - 8:10am

PhotoThe Fort Frances Lakers will play host to next spring's Dudley Hewitt Cup.
The Superior International Junior Hockey League granted hosting rights for the Ontario Junior 'A' championship at its meeting on the weekend.
Lakers Coach Wayne Strachan says while it's a direct berth for the team, he wants to ensure they're competitive all season long.
A separate organizing committee is now being set up.
Fort Frances last hosted the tournament in 2003.

Local Results From Thursday

By CKDR Sports - July 11th, 2014 - 8:48am

PhotoThursday July 11th

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Thompson's Paint Shop Angels 9 vs. QSL Rivals 8
Gillons' Stealers 10 vs. Dryden Mudhens 8
A&W Devils 6 vs. Dairy Queen 0

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Hagens Heroes 6 vs. The Dusters 4
P.I. Dumpbears 20 vs. Wolf Pack 18

Dryden Senior Women's Soccer
B&B Roadhouse Breezers 3 vs. Northtown Masonry Steelers 1

Big Weekend For SIJHL

By CKDR Sports - July 11th, 2014 - 8:45am

PhotoThe Superior International Junior Hockey League will hold its annual meeting this weekend.
Team executives will sit down in Fort Frances Friday to Sunday.
The league will discuss the upcoming season.
There are 5-confirmed teams for next season as the Wisconsin Wilderness have reportedly folded.
Part of the talks will identify where next year's Dudley Hewitt Cup tournament will be held.
The Fort Frances Lakers have reportedly expressed interest.
A media conference has been called for Saturday where an announcement is expected.

Local Schedule For Thursday

By CKDR Sports - July 10th, 2014 - 8:57am

PhotoThursday July 10th

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Dairy Queen vs. A&W Devils 6:45
Dryden Mudhens vs. Gillons' Stealers 6:45

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Dusters vs. Hagens Heroes 7:00
Wolf Pack vs. P.I. Dump Bears 8:30

Dryden Ladies Soccer
Northtown Masonry Steelers vs. Breezers 7:00

Local Results From Wednesday

By CKDR Sports - July 10th, 2014 - 8:57am

PhotoWednesday July 9th

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Thompson's Paint Shop Angels 14 vs. Dryden Mudhens 4
Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 13 vs. Gillons' Stealers 0
Dairy Queen 12 vs. Timberlanes Swingers 2

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Dominos Dusters 20 vs. Wolf Pack 19
Brewers 17 vs. GCD Drillers 15

Local Schedule For Wednesday

By CKDR Sports - July 9th, 2014 - 8:18am

PhotoWednesday July 9th
Dryden Ladies Fastball
Timberlanes Swingers vs. Dairy Queen
6:45 Sandy Beach #3
Gillons' Stealers vs. Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers
8:45 Sandy Beach #4

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Brewers vs. GCD Drillers
7:00 Sandy Beach
Wolf Pack vs. Dominos Dusters
8:30 Sandy Beach

Local Scores From Tuesday

By CKDR Sports - July 9th, 2014 - 8:16am

PhotoTuesday July 9th
Dryden Mixed Slo-Pitch
Treasury Metals Jocks And Jills 15 vs. Time Out Sports Misfits 10

Local Schedule For Tuesday

By CKDR Sports - July 8th, 2014 - 8:50am

PhotoTuesday July 8th

Dryden Mixed Slo-Pitch
Dusters vs. Weiers Electric Whipper Snappers
6:45 Sandy Beach 1
Time-Out Sports Misfits vs. Treasury Metals Jocks and Jills
6:45 Sandy Beach 2

Local Results From Monday

By CKDR Sports - July 8th, 2014 - 8:50am

PhotoMonday July 7th

Dryden Ladies Fastball
QSL Rivels 8 vs. Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 6

Skene Transfer On A Roll In Men's Soccer

By CKDR Sports - July 7th, 2014 - 11:04am

PhotoDryden Skene Transfer and Supply Juventus had a big week capturing three wins in the past week in Men's Senior Soccer.
In the first game, Juventus took advantage of a man short United winning the game on goals by Ben Railian and Cameron Kruger.
Mike English and Mitch Mawby responded for United.
On Friday, Juventus overmatched the Sioux Lookout Flyers who were playing 4 players short.
Although the Flyers held Juventus scoreless in the first half, the stripes responded in the second with a hatrick by rookie striker Ryan Shapland.
Finally Juventus doubled the Hurricanes 4-2 on Sunday paced by Kris Kondra, Ben Railian and a pair from captain Andrew Skene.
Also playing Sunday were Dryden Arsenal who overmatched the Sioux Lookout Flyers 2-0.
Brian Doherty earned the shut out with Richie Callewaert and Josh Oberg tallying for the winners.

Local Schedule For Monday

By CKDR Sports - July 7th, 2014 - 10:35am

PhotoMonday July 7th

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Gillons' Stealers vs. Dryden Mudhens
6:45 Sandy Beach #3
QSL Rivals vs. Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers
6:45 Sandy Beach #4
Tamaka Gold Diggers vs. Timberlanes Swingers
8:45 Sandy Beach #4

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
GCD Drillers vs. P.I. Dump Bears
8:30 Sandy Beach
Brewers vs. Hagens Heroes
8:30 Sandy Beach

Local Results From Sunday

By CKDR Sports - July 7th, 2014 - 10:34am

PhotoSunday July 6th

Dryden Senior Womens Soccer
Northtown Masonry Steelers 2 vs. Sioux Lookout Elites 0

Red Lake Youth Soccer Registration

By CKDR Sports - July 4th, 2014 - 2:11pm

PhotoRed Lake Youth Soccer Registration.
August 18 - September 25 (None on September 4 - Registration Night) RLDHS Field
The link to register is: https://apps.rampinteractive.com/registrations/v3/?c=4aaa6d42ea7e
Early registration Deadline is July 11!

Ladies Fastball Tournament Registration

By CKDR Sports - July 4th, 2014 - 8:37am

PhotoEntries are now being accepted for the Dryden Ladies Fastball Tournament.
The annual event is slated for the July 18th weekend at the Sandy Beach Ball Diamonds.
Details on how you can take part are available by contacting Alli Church at allichurch3@gmail.com

Local Results From Thursday

By CKDR Sports - July 4th, 2014 - 8:18am

PhotoThursday July 3rd

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Hagens Heroes 10 vs. GCD Drillers 8
Dominos Dusters 23 vs. P.I. Dumpbears 19

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Sunset County Paralegal Sluggers 7 vs. Thompson Paintshop Angles 2
Timberlanes Swingers 20 vs. Gillons' Stealers 7

Dryden Women's Soccer
Sew What Caution Printwear 3 vs. Northtown Masonry Steelers 3

Local Schedule For Thursday

By CKDR Sports - July 3rd, 2014 - 6:55am

PhotoThursday July 3rd
Dryden Ladies Fastball
Timberlanes Swingers vs. Gillons' Stealers 6:45
Dairy Queen vs. Tamaka Gold Diggers 8:45
Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers vs. Thompson Paintshop Angels 8:45

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
GCD Drillers vs. Hagens Heroes 7:00
P.I. Dump Bears vs. Dusters 8:30

Dryden Women's Soccer
Caution vs. Steelers 7:00

Local Results From Wednesday

By CKDR Sports - July 3rd, 2014 - 6:53am

PhotoWednesday July 2nd

Dryden Men's Slo-Pitch
Hagen's Heroes 18 vs. P.I. Dump Bears 17
Brewers 16 vs. Wolf Pack 15

Dryden Ladies Fastball
Sunset Country Paralegal Sluggers 8 vs. Dryden Mudhens 4
A&W Devils 20 vs. Gillons' Stealers 9
QSL Rivals 10 vs. Dairy Queen 0
Thompson Paint Shop Angels 20 vs. Tamaka Gold Diggers 4

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