Drew Heide scored twice and Hunter Fehr stopped all 16 shots he faced as Steinbach Regional blanked the Miles Macdonell Buckeyes 7-0. Lewis Hartung, Mark Plett, Cody Neufeld, Dominic Rooney and Lucas Jolicoeur also scored for the Sabres who have 11 wins, four regulation losses, two overtime losses and a shootout loss in the Winnipeg High School Hockey League’s Platinum Promotions Division.
Lucas Dyck and Dawson Friesen had two goals each and Andrew Dyck had a five-point night with a goal and four helpers as the Red River Mudbugs beat Landmark 9-5. Felix Asselin had a pair of goals for the Blues. The Mudbugs moved one point ahead of the Springfield Xtreme and into second place in the Hanover Tache Junior Hockey League.
The Niverville Nighthawks gave up three power play goals and lost 3-1 to the Virden Oil Capitals at Tundra Oil & Gas Place. Brett Tataryn had the lone goal for the Nighthawks.
The St. Malo Warriors scored twice in each period and downed the North Winnipeg Satelites 6-1. Dayden Collier had two goals and an assist for the Warriors. Riley Tirschman had Beausejour’s lone goal in the Comets 2-1 overtime loss to the Arborg Ice Dawgs.
Bailey Grunewald made 20 saves as the Eastman Selects defeated the Interlake Lightning 3-1 in Warren. The Selects are 4-0 in 2023.
Carson Bjarnason made 34 saves as the Brandon Wheat Kings opened their three-game Alberta road trip with a 4-2 victory over the Calgary Hitmen. Quinn Mantei scored the go-ahead goal with 2:50 remaining in the third period. Nolan Flamand added an empty netter with 13 seconds left.
Grace Beaudry of St. Vital and Jordon McDonald of Deer Lodge have qualified for the finals at the 2023 Provincial Junior Curling Championships in Portage. Beaudry beat Zoey Terrick of the Heather 8-6 and McDonald downed Jace Freeman of Virden 9-1 in the 1-2 Page Playoff games. Terrick will meet Cheyenne Ehnes of Pembina and Freeman will take on Ronan Peterson of the Heather in the semifinals. Ehnes stole single points in the 9th, 10th and extra end and defeated Tansy Tober of Fort Garry 10-9 while Peterson beat Colton Olafson of Portage 9-1 in the 3-4 games.