The Dryden Red and Black

March 22, 2021

All Dryden High School Classes Meet Online This Week

Due to increased numbers of students with positive COVID tests and those who need to quarantine, Dryden High School classes will meet remotely from March 22-26. Students, please log in to your Google Meet/Zoom each hour.

Virtual Meeting Schedule

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Meal Pick Up

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The Cardinals are on the NFHS Network!

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Varsity Bowling

by Nick Abromaitis

On Friday, March 26, Varsity Boys Bowling Team finished their season at Regionals, held at B's Bowling Center in Flint. They did awesome. Coach Paul Abromaitis said, ”They all had a great time. Everyone loved it!” Let’s look at the high scores.

Jackson Abromaitis: 147

Nathan Brown: 164

Michael Hickmott: 152

Congratulations on a great season!

Varsity Boys Basketball

by Lily Finnigan

On March 17, the Dryden Varsity Boys Basketball claimed the NCTL League Championship!

At the game, Dryden won 50-24 over Peck. "It was nice to be able to celebrate the championship at home," said Coach John DelCampo. Jack Kaplan scored 24 points; Nate Schenkel and Jacob Burgess, 9; Josh Schornak, 6; and Merrick Maris, 2. "Our defense has gotten better all season. The players really take a lot of pride in that," added DelCampo.

Congratulations, Cardinals, and good luck in Districts this week!

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Upcoming Events

Monday, March 22

Yearbook Club - High School - 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

DISTRICTS Varsity Girls Basketball vs Kimball New Life Christian - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM (Dryden High School)

Tuesday, March 23

CANCELLED - 7/8 Girls Basketball vs CPS

Wednesday, March 24


CANCELLED - 7/8 Girls Basketball @ Kingston

Thursday, March 25

DISTRICTS Varsity Boys Basketball, held at Peck - 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM (Peck High School)

Friday, March 26

Guest Speaker - 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

It Starts In Dryden

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Alumni: We need you!

Let's celebrate our #proudcardinal alumni!

We're looking for Dryden graduates of any and all years to feature on our social media pages. Fill out the form here:

Riddle of the Week

Every week a different riddle will be posted in the paper for you to solve. When you think you have the correct answer, submit it to us using the feedback doc at the bottom of that week's issue, along with your name. The first person to submit the correct answer will be given a shoutout in the following week's issue. The answer to the previous riddle and shoutout can be found under each week's new riddle.

Today’s riddle: I can be long, or I can be short. I can be grown, and I can be bought. I can be painted, or left bare. I can be round, or square. What am I?

Last issue’s riddle: All about, but cannot be seen, Can be captured, cannot be held, No throat, but can be heard.

Answer: The Wind

Last issue’s winner: Mrs. Logan

Want To Join The School Paper?

The Dryden Red and Black is looking for new members! If you like to write or think you have something we could add to the paper, then we would love to see you at our meetings. Even if writing isn't your strong suit, members for photography, reporting, and editing are all welcome! If you are interested in joining, hit the button below and fill out the form, or talk to one of the current members. We look forward to seeing you on the team!

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All meetings begin at 7:00 p.m.,

will be held in the Dryden High School Library,

and are open to the public.

Mark Your Calendars!

Check out the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 Dryden Community Schools District Calendars here!

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The Team

Miya Wolff - Head Editor

Ava DeVlaminck - Editor

Nick Abromaitis - Reporter

Lily Finnigan - Reporter

Quote Of The Week

“If people are doubting how far you can go, go so far that you can’t hear them anymore.”

Michele Ruiz

Joke of the Week

How do you find Will Smith in the snow?

Look for fresh prints.


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