Kaitlyn Lawes and Kate Cameron have 6-0 records and share top spot in the Championship Round at the 2024 Provincial Scotties Tournament of Hearts at the Access Event Centre in Morden. Beth Peterson and Jolene Campbell are next at 4-2 while Kristy Watling and Zoe Terrick are 3-3. The top three teams advance to the playoffs.
The Miller Aces, Mountain Mustangs and PCI Trojans were winners in the Zone 4 High School Hockey League Friday night. Tyson Froese scored twice as Miller beat the Pembina Tigers 4-2. Brett Lesage scored the go-ahead goal early in the second period as Mountain shaded Garden Valley 2-1. Ketema Wall had the lone goal for the Zodiacs. Portage Collegiate scored six first period goals en route to a 10-5 victory over the Morris Mavericks. Tyler Huber had a hat trick for the Trojans.
Brody Beauchemin scored twice as the Winkler Flyers edged the Steinbach Pistons 3-2. Dalton Andrew’s power play goal at 14:59 of the third period extended the Flyers lead to 3-0. Malachi Klassen made 35 saves in net for Winkler.
The Pembina Valley Twisters winning streak has reached 13 games. Merek Degraeve scored the go-ahead goal 4:25 into the third period as the Twisters edged the defending Manitoba Major Junior Hockey League champion St. James Canucks 4-3. Kyle Van Deynze had a pair of goals for Pembina Valley. Ryan Orchard had the other Twisters goal.
Acoyen Fehr scored his second goal of the game 3:57 into overtime to lift the Pembina Valley Hawks past the Winnipeg Bruins 2-1 at the Southdale Arena. Pembina Valley’s Bryson Yaschsyshyn made 49 saves.
The Brandon Wheat Kings opened their three-game Alberta road trip with an 8-0 loss to Calgary. The Hitmen led 4-0 and 5-0 at the period breaks.
Natalie Spooner scored both goals and Brandon’s Kristen Campbell made 19 saves in recording the shutout as Toronto blanked New York 2-0 in the lone Professional Women’s Hockey League game. Ste. Anne’s Jocelyne Larocque assisted on Spooner’s second goal of the game 13:14 into the third period. Elm Creek’s Corinne Schroeder stopped 28 shots in net for New York.