The Zone 4 High School Fastpitch playoffs take place today in Portage. Garden Valley will meet PCI and Carman will face Sanford. The winners join Morden and Northlands Parkway in the semifinals. The Zone 4 champion earns a spot in the Provincial High School Fastpitch Championship June 2nd & 3rd in Winnipeg.
Tommy McCarthy singled down the right field line with two out in the bottom of the tenth inning to score Tra Holmes and give the Winnipeg Goldeyes a 3-2 victory over the Kane County Cougars at Shaw Park.
Canada will face defending champion Finland in the quarterfinals of the 2023 World Hockey Championship Thursday in Tampere, Finland. Tyler Myers, Peyton Krebs and Lawson Crouse did the goal scoring as Canada won its final preliminary round game 3-1 over Czechia. Canada had four regulation wins, one overtime win, one overtime loss and one regulation loss and finished second in Group B with 15 points. The other quarterfinals feature Sweden against Latvia, the United States will meet Czechia and Switzerland will take on Germany.
It’s day 11 of Winnipeg Blue Bombers main camp. Today’s practice session at IG Field is from 10:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. The Bombers first pre-season game is Saturday against the Edmonton Elks at Commonwealth Stadium.