Nic Wiebe scored the shootout winner as Morden edged Miller 4-3 at Sunflower Gardens. Acoyen Fehr, Darby Olson and Gavin Funk scored in regulation for the Zone 4 High School Hockey League leading Thunder. Jaxon Hildebrand had a pair of goals for the Aces. Reece Fehr had the other Miller goal.
Winkler dropped a 4-2 decision to the Niverville Nighthawks at the Centennial Arena. Trent Sambrook and Zachary Brault did the goal scoring for the Flyers.
Pembina Valley defeated the Transcona Railer Express 5-4. Riley Goertzen, Slade Sotheran, Derek Wiebe, Merek Degraeve and Brett Bergman scored for the Twisters.
The Brandon Wheat Kings gave up a pair of late third period goals and lost 4-3 to the Medicine Hat Tigers at Westoba Place. Nolan Ritchie, Nate Danielson and Evan Groening did the goal scoring for the Wheat Kings.
Canada will face Finland at 1 p.m. in the semifinals of the 2023 World Women’s U18 Hockey Championship in Ostersund, Sweden. Canada finished the preliminary round with a 3-0 record. St. Adolphe's Avery Pickering is on the Team Canada roster.
Mark Scheifele scored his 25th and 26th goals of the season and David Rittich made 22 saves as Winnipeg downed the Penguins 4-1 in Pittsburgh. Blake Wheeler and Nikolaj Ehlers also scored for the Jets who host the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday.
Friday's game between the Manitoba Moose and Toronto Marlies was suspended due to a spectator medical emergency inside Coca-Cola Coliseum. The game was tied 1-1 after the first period and will be completed at a later date. The Moose will meet the Senators in Belleville tonight.
Abby Ackland and Matt Dunstone have qualified for the playoffs at the Grand Slam of Curling’s Canadian Open in Camrose after winning B Event qualifiers Friday. Kerri Einarson, Kaitlyn Lawes and Jennifer Jones will play C Event qualifiers this morning.