The Steinbach Regional Secondary School are Zone 13 High School Baseball champions. The SRSS defeated the St. Joachim Braves 9-2 in the Zone final Thursday in Mitchell. The Sabres blanked Gabrielle Roy 20-0 while the Braves beat the Niverville Panthers 11-1 in the semifinals. Steinbach Regional will represent Zone 13 at the Provincial High School Baseball Championship May 30th - June 1st in Reston.

St. Joachim/Real Berard captured the Zone 13 High School fastpitch championship Thursday at A.D. Penner Park in Steinbach. St. Joachim/Real Berard downed Steinbach Regional 12-2 in the Zone final. The Landmark 96ers outscored Ecole Heritage Immersion 19-14 in the third-place game. St. Joachim/Real Berard will represent Zone 13 at the Provincial High School Fastpitch Championship May 29th - June 1st in Portage. 

Steinbach Regional has qualified for the Provincial AAAA High School Boys Soccer Championship next weekend in Winkler. The Sabres blanked the Crocus Plains Plainsmen 5-0 in an interzone match Thursday in Portage. 

The Carillon Sultans are 0-2 to start the 2024 Winnipeg Senior Baseball League season. The Sultans gave up four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and lost 10-7 to the Elmwood Giants at Koskie Field. Joe Esau had a pair of hits for the Sultans who play their home-opener next Wednesday against the South Winnipeg Longhorns at A.D. Penner Park in Steinbach. 

The Winnipeg Goldeyes fell 4-3 to the Chicago Dogs in the finale of their three-game series at Blue Cross Park. The Goldeyes held a 2-1 lead in the top of the eighth inning when catcher Nick Dalesandro hit a three-run home run down the right field line to give Chicago a two-run advantage. Shortstop Andy Armstrong pulled Winnipeg within one in the bottom of the ninth with a two-out double to right-centre field that brought catcher Rob Emery in to score. However, Dogs closer Joey Marciano got second baseman Adam Hall to pop out to right field to end the ballgame.

Nick Paul had two goals and an assist as Canada defeated Slovakia 6-3 in the quarterfinals of the 2024 World Men's Hockey Championship in Prague. Dylan Guenther, Jared McCann, Pierre-Luc Dubois and Brandon Tanev also scored for the defending champion Canadians who will face Switzerland in the semifinals on Saturday. Jordan Binnington made 18 saves in net for Canada.

The 2024 Memorial Cup round robin begins tonight in Saginaw, Michigan as the host Sting face the Western Hockey League champion Moose Jaw Warriors. The Ontario Hockey League champion London Knights meet the Quebec Maritime Junior Hockey League champion Drummondville Voltigeurs on Saturday. 

baseball_2023Three Eastman Wildcats teams travelled to Missouri this past weekend to play in the Dylan’s Army USA Softball Tournament

The Eastman Wildcats U13, U15 & U17 teams played tournament ball in Kansas City this past weekend. Wildcats U17 head coach Dwight Heppner will join Clayton Dreger on Sportsbeat which airs Fridays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.