It’s day one of the 2024 Provincial Scotties Tournament of Hearts at the Access Event Centre in Morden. Kaitlyn Lawes, Selena Njegovan, Jocelyn Peterman and Kristin MacCuish of the Fort Rouge Curling Club in Winnipeg are the number one seed.

The Springfield Xtreme scored four unanswered third period goals en route to a 7-2 victory over the St. Clements Gators at the East Selkirk Arena. Kai Orchard had two goals and an assist for the Xtreme who moved three points of the Hanover Tache Junior Hockey League leading Steinbach Huskies. Max Van Heyst and Brayden Quinn did the goal scoring for the Gators.

Ashton Dubois had a goal and an assist as the St. Malo Warriors shaded the defending Capital Region Junior Hockey League champion Selkirk Fishermen 3-2. Damon Johnson and Koby Connelly also scored for the Warriors.

The Winnipeg Jets wrap up their three-game road trip tonight when they meet the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Jets are coming off a 4-1 loss to the Boston Bruins on Monday.

The Manitoba Moose dropped a 2-1 decision to the Chicago Wolves at Canada Life Centre. Ville Heinola had the lone goal for the Moose who have lost 10 straight games.

Emerance Maschmeyer made 30 saves as Ottawa defeated Toronto 3-1 in the lone Professional Women’s Hockey League game. Ottawa defender Ashton Bell of Deloraine assisted on Lexie Adzija’s shorthanded empty net goal with 43 seconds left in the third period.

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announced the signing of seven American players – receivers Keric Wheatfall, Braxton Burmeister, Peter Afful and Oliver Martin, kicker Jose Borregales, linebacker/defensive back Marcus Hillman and defensive end Ali Fayad.

hockey_2023The Warriors and Fishermen met twice in three days (photo courtesy John Podworniak/Selkirk Record)

The St. Malo Warriors defeated the Selkirk Fishermen 3-2 Tuesday night on home ice. Warriors head coach Ralph Collette will join Clayton Dreger on Sportsbeat which airs Wednesdays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.