Central Energy U13 and U17 teams played a pair of doubleheaders this past weekend. Energy U13 lost 11-0 & 15-8 to Westman Magic and beat Manitoba Angels 13-3 & 17-4. Energy U17 blanked Winnipeg Lightning 7-0 & 7-0 and downed the Interlake Phillies 16-1 & 14-4. Central Energy has a 2-2 record in the Manitoba Premier Softball League's U13 Division and a 4-0 record in the U17 Division.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes dropped a 6-2 decision to the Milwaukee Milkmen. The Fish will wrap up their exhibition schedule with two more games against the Milkmen tonight and Tuesday in Franklin, Wisconsin. The Goldeyes will open the 2023 American Association season against the SouthShore RailCats in Gary on May 11th.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announced the signing of five 2023 Draft selections: defensive lineman Anthony Bennett (8th overall), defensive back Jake Kelly (15th overall), receiver Jeremy Murphy (26th overall), defensive back Bret MacDougall (53rd overall) and linebacker Max Charbonneau (71st overall). The Blue Bombers begin training camp May 14th at IG Field.
Kerri Einarson, Val Sweeting, Shannon Birchard and Dawn McEwen lost 6-5 in an extra end to Rachel Homan in the women’s final of the Grand Slam of Curling’s Champions Cup in Regina. Brendan Bottcher beat Brad Gushue 5-3 in the men’s final. Einarson reached the final in five of the six grand slam events this season.
Stony Mountain's Aaron Cockerill finished in a tie for 16th at the DP World Tour's Italian Open. Cockerill fired a final round one-over par 72 and was nine shots back of Adrian Meronk. Cockerill moved from 24th to 23rd in the DP World Tour's Race to Dubai Rankings.