Muskie teams win three


Three of the four Muskie court teams came away victorious against the Dryden Eagles in NorWOSSA action here Tuesday afternoon.
The junior girls’ basketball squad downed Dryden 42-35 to improve their league record to 4-1.
Keisha Debungie led the black-and-gold offensively with a 20-point performance.
Justine Linklater and Tatum Glowasky each added eight points.
But the seniors were on the receiving end of another tough loss, falling by a narrow 57-55 score to see their record drop to 3-2.
Jamie Spencer scored a team-high 18 points while Grace Petsnick was right behind with 17.
Janissa Judson added 11 points.
In boys’ volleyball action, the junior Muskies (4-1) eked out a hard-fought 3-2 victory over the Eagles.
The set scores were 25-20, 26-28, 27-25, 12-25, and 16-14.
After dropping their first two sets by scores of 25-27 and 13-25, the senior Muskies (2-3) rallied to take the final three sets by scores of 25-23, 25-14, and 15-12 to take the match 3-2.
All four teams were slated to be in action again today against the host Kenora Broncos, with the outcomes not known as of press time.
The junior boys’ spikers then will be at a tournament in Dryden tomorrow and Saturday while both girls’ hoops squads will be at the Tiger Fall Classic tourney in Thunder Bay.