Maddux Mateychuk drilled a bases loaded single in the bottom of the 8th inning scoring Sam Friesen with the winning run as the Altona Bisons rallied for a 3-2 victory over the St. Boniface Legionaires at Access Field. Denton Mateychuk had a two-run double in the sixth to tie the game at 2-2. The Bisons, who will play a doubleheader against the Carillon Sultans in Steinbach this Sunday, are in fourth place in the Manitoba Junior Baseball League with a 2-3 record.
The Garden Valley Zodiacs are Zone 4 High School Baseball champions. The Zodiacs defeated the Morden Thunder 6-1 Tuesday afternoon in the Zone final in Altona and qualify for the MHSAA's Provincial Championship June 1st, 2nd & 3rd in Glenboro. Garden Valley downed Northlands Parkway 7-4 while Morden beat Sanford 12-2 in the semifinals.
Javeyan Williams scored on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Winnipeg Goldeyes edged the Kane County Cougars 5-4. The Fish and Cougars wrap up their three-game series today. The first pitch is at 11 a.m. at Shaw Park.
Canada will face Finland this afternoon in the quarterfinals of the 2023 World Hockey Championship in Tampere. The other quarterfinals feature Sweden against Latvia, the United States will meet Czechia and Switzerland takes on Germany.
It’s day 12 of Winnipeg Blue Bombers main camp. Today’s practice session at IG Field is from 10:45 a.m. - 12:40 p.m. The Bombers first pre-season game is Saturday against the Edmonton Elks at Commonwealth Stadium.