Local Sports Wrap for Wednesday, January 10

Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 07:37 AM

A pair of wins for the Fort Frances Muskies hockey teams.

The boys hockey team improved to 7 and oh in NorWOSSA play with a 6-3 win over the Beaver Brae Broncos in Kenora.

Eric Pitkanen scored twice with singles from Kayden Nelson, Mikel Ward, Reed Bodnar and Peyton Avis.

The Muskies are home to Dryden tonight.


Meantime, Annalise Hayes scored six time in helping the Muskies girls hockey team to a 12-nothing win over the Broncos in Kenora as well.

Reece McQuaker added a pair.

Jessica Steele, Taylor Croswell, Jillian Calder and Alex Gaertzke added singles.

Carly McKinnon earned the shutout in net.

The Muskies face Dryden this afternoon at the Duke.


Over in the Falls, the Broncos boys hockey team skated to a 2-2 draw with Virginia.

Simon Palm had both goals for the Broncos.

Meantime, the girls team beat Bemidji 3-1.

Morgan Rasmussen scored a pair in that game with Amber Tilander notching the winner late in the third.