The Rainy River High School Senior Girls Owls Basketball team travelled to Wawa last week to compete for NWOSSA gold and won! They defeated the Michipicoten Vikings two games straight, 48-32 and 53-33. Next stop are the All Ontario playoffs in Cornwall, Ontario later this week. Back row, l. to r., Coach Rebecca Tolen, Becky Cunningham, Morgan Haw, Moriah Caradice and Sarah Whetzel. Fr. row, Meghan Vogan, Chalina Abraham, Hayley Arpin and Caitlyn Big George.
The Rainy River High School Senior girls basketball team are NORWOSSA champs! Back row, l. to r., Caitlin Big George, Meghan Vogan, Morgan Haw, Sarah Whetzel and Coach Rebecca Tolen. Fr. row, Chalina Abraham, Hayley Arpin, Kendra Moen and Becky Cunningham. Missing from photo is Moriah Caradice.
Rainy River High School Junior Girls Basketball Team competed at a tournament in Fort Frances over the weekend. They finished fifth by defeating the Kenora Beaver Brae Broncos 26-25. Many of the schools at the tournament were much larger than RRHS. Seen here shooting for RRHS is Madison Brown.
–Joey Payeur photo
Maria Vandenbrand looks on as Jessi Tait begins a row of tile drainage in the Farm Drainage Plow, which uses XYZ GPS to precisely lay the tile. The tiling was done for Brielmann Agricuture Ltd. 1,300 acres were done this summer for the Brielmanns who hope to better utilize the land for cash crops. See feature story on page six....
Riverview School sewed up the top spots for grade 8 runners at the recent Cross Country Meet at Crossroads School in Devlin. Jackson Arpin, left, and Lara Wood, finished first with times of 13:12 and 11:55.