Zone 13 champions Ty Brewster, Ryder Chabot, Terran Perreault and Jager Bueckert of Steinbach Regional will be competing at the Provincial High School Golf Championship today at the Pleasant Valley golf course in Belmont.
Steinbach Regional will face the Grant Park Pirates at the Fort Garry Lions Field. The Sabres have a 2-1 record in the Winnipeg High School Football League’s AAAA Conference’s South East Division.
The Steinbach Pistons won their home opener Thursday night at the HyLife Centre in La Broquerie. Wyatt Mattfield, Connor Paronuzzi and Jack Cook scored first goals as the defending Manitoba Junior Hockey League champions defeated the Portage Terriers 5-3. Brandon Funk and James Fuchs also scored for the Pistons who are 3-0 and host the Winkler Flyers tonight.
The Winnipeg Jets play their fourth of six exhibition games tonight when they meet the Senators in Ottawa. The Jets are coming off a 3-2 shootout loss to the Calgary Flames Wednesday night at Canada Life Centre.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers face the Toronto Argonauts at IG Field and the B.C. Lions host the Saskatchewan Roughriders. The Bombers and Lions are 10-4 and tied for top spot in the CFL West. The defending Grey Cup champion Argos are 12-1 and have clinched first place in the East. The Blue Bombers have made three roster moves. Defensive ends Jackson Jeffcoat and Thiadric Hansen along with defensive back Jake Kelly are in while defensive end Celestin Haba, linebacker Les Maruo and defensive tackle Tanner Schmekel are out and have been moved to the practice roster.
Manitoba champions Matt Dunstone and Jennifer Jones have joined Kerri Einarson, Kaitlyn Lawes, Reid Carruthers and Ryan Wiebe in the Elite 8 at the 2023 PointsBet Invitational in Oakville, Ontario. Dunstone defeated Sam Mooibroek of Wilfrid Laurier University 10-5 while Jones beat Myla Plett of Sherwood Park 10-6. Dunstone will face Karsten Sturmay of St. Albert; Carruthers will take on Rylan Kleiter of Saskatoon; Wiebe will meet reigning Brier champion Brad Gushue of St. John’s; Jones will face Christina Black of Dartmouth; Einarson will take on Kayla Skrlik of Calgary and Lawes will meet Clancy Grandy of Vancouver.
It was a very successful softball season in our province in 2023. Softball Manitoba executive director Don Klym will join Clayton Dreger on Sportsbeat which airs Fridays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.