Jeri Lafleche of Clear Lake won the Provincial Women's Amateur Golf Championship and Ryan Sholdice of Breezy Bend captured the Provincial Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship Friday at Granite Hills near Lac du Bonnet. Lafleche finished six shots ahead of Rhonda Orr of Southwood. Sholdice finished two shots ahead of Drew Jones of Shilo. Tyson Ehnes of the Lorette golf club was three-over par 75 Friday and finished in fifth place.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers put their perfect record on the line tonight in Vancouver. The 4-0 Bombers meet the B.C. Lions who are 3-0 to start the season. The Bombers placed linebacker Kyrie Wilson on the six-game injured list, with an Achilles injury. Malik Clemons will move into Wilson’s spot on the defense.
Max Murphy, Hidekel Gonzalez, Deon Stafford Jr. and David Washington homered as the Winnipeg Goldeyes shutout the Sioux City Explorers 9-0 at Shaw Park. Fish third baseman Ian Sagdal extended his hitting streak to eight games.
The Winnipeg Jets selected five players on Friday at the NHL Draft in Montreal. The Jets took defenseman Elias Salomonsson of Sweden in round two; centre Danil Zhilkin of the Guelph Storm in round three; defenseman Garrett Brown of the USHL’s Sioux City Musketeers in round four; centre Fabian Wagner of Sweden in round six and goaltender Domenic Divincentiis of the North Bay Battalion in round seven.