The Garden Valley Zodiacs lost 3-0 to the Steinbach Regional Secondary School in an inter-zone match this past weekend at the Steinbach Soccer Park. The Sabres qualified for the Provincial AAAA High School Boys Soccer Championship this weekend in Winnipeg.
Season two of the Prairie Putter Men's Golf League is scheduled to begin today. Portage visits Winkler and Minnewasta hosts Carman. Scotswood Links is at Bridges on Wednesday. The Winkler golf club was added to the league this season.
The Brooks Bandits are National Junior "A" Hockey champions. Aiden Fink and Devin Phillips scored 14 seconds apart in the third period as the Alberta Junior Hockey League champions defeated the Pickering Panthers 4-1 in the final of the 2022 Centennial Cup in Estevan. The Ontario Junior Hockey League champions lead 1-0 after 40 minutes before the Bandits scored four unanswered goals in the final frame.
Team Canada lost 4-3 in overtime to Finland in the gold medal game at the 2022 World Men's Hockey Championship in Tampere. Sakari Manninen scored a power play goal at 6:42 of OT for the host Finns. Dylan Cozens, Max Comtois and Brandon's Zach Whitecloud did the goal scoring for Canada. Four Manitobans - Whitecloud, Travis Sanheim of Elkhorn, Morgan Geekie of Strathclair and goaltender Chris Driedger of Winnipeg - along with Winnipeg Jets forwards Adam Lowry and Pierre-Luc Dubois were on Team Canada's roster.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes dropped a 6-4 decision to the Saltdogs Sunday in Lincoln. Andrew Martinez and Logan Hill homered for the Fish, who went 2-8 on their 10-game road trip. Winnipeg will host the Cleburne Railroaders Tuesday night at Shaw Park.