The Niverville Panthers blanked the Neepawa Tigers 2-0 in the girls third place game and the Lorette Scorpions shaded the Morden Thunder 3-2 in the boys third place game at the Garden Valley Invitational high school soccer tournaments this past Saturday in Winkler.
Steinbach Christian lost to the host Wildcats in the quarterfinals of the Warren junior varsity boys volleyball tournament. The Wildcats beat the Flames 25-17, 21-25, 15-8. Gabrielle Roy lost to Leo Remillard in the semifinals at the Northlands Parkway varsity girls volleyball tournament in Winkler. The Renards beat Les Roy 25-23, 11-25, 15-13. Leo Remillard swept Green Valley 25-18, 25-17 in the quarterfinals.
Danny Zhilkin scored the shootout winner as the Winnipeg Jets prospects defeated the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 at the 2023 Young Stars Classic in Penticton. Jacob Julien and Colby Barlow scored in regulation for the Jets. Thomas Milic stopped 39 of 41 shots in regulation and overtime, plus two of the three shots he faced in the shootout. The Jets wrap up the three-game, four-day tournament when they face the Calgary Flames today at noon.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have begun their bye week. The Bombers, who lost 29-23 to the Tiger-Cats in Hamilton Saturday afternoon, face the East Division leading Toronto Argonauts Friday, September 29th at IG Field. Winnipeg has clinched a playoff spot and leads the CFL West Division standings with a 10-4 record. The B.C. Lions are in second place at 9-4.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes fell short of a playoff spot this season. General manager Andrew Collier will join Clayton Dreger on Sportsbeat which airs Mondays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.