Luc Lagasse had walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh inning as the Carillon Sultans won their home opener 5-4 over the defending Manitoba Junior Baseball League champion St. Boniface Legionaires Monday night at A.D. Penner Park in Steinbach. Linden Meilleur got the start for Carillon. He went six-and-two-thirds innings allowing seven hits, four runs and struck out nine Legionaires. Cedric Lagasse threw one pitch and got the final out in the top of the seventh to pick up the win. The Sultans (3-0) next game is Wednesday night against the St. James A's at Optimist Park. 

The Carillon Sultans play their 2024 Winnipeg Senior Baseball League season opener tonight against the defending champion West Winnipeg A's at Charleswood Park. The Sultans lost out to the Elmwood Giants in the A Pool semifinals last season. 

The Winnipeg Goldeyes play their home-opener tonight (6:30 p.m.) at Blue Cross Park against the Chicago Dogs. Colton Eastman (1-1, 2.70 ERA) will start for Winnipeg. The Fish went 3-7 on their season opening 10-road trip against the Cleburne Railroaders and defending American Association champion Kansas City Monarchs. 

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers lost their exhibition opener 25-12 to the Saskatchewan Roughridgers on Monday afternoon in Regina. Winnipeg's lone touchdown came with 2:22 left in the fourth quarter when Terry Wilson connected with Kevens Clercius on an eight-yard scoring pass. The Bombers missed the two-point convert. Winnipeg kicker Sergio Castillo was good on field goal attempts from 26 and 53 yards out. Wilson, Chris Streveler and Eric Barriere combined to complete 20-of-30 passes for 203 yards. The Riders defence recorded five sacks and two interceptions. The Blue Bombers play their final pre-season game Friday, May 31st at home against the Calgary Stampeders.

Canada will play its final preliminary round game today (9:20 a.m.) against host Czechia at the 2024 World Men's Hockey Championship in Prague. Canada will clinch first place in Group A with a regulation win or an overtime or shootout win or loss. Canada has 17 points; Czechia has 15 and Switzerland has 14 points.

Game two of the Professional Women's Hockey League's best-of-five Walter Cup final is set for tonight in Lowell, Massachusetts as Boston hosts Minnesota. Boston leads the series 1-0 after beating Minnesota 4-3 on Sunday. 

golf_2023The par five 9th hole at Oakwood

The Oakwood golf course has been open for six weeks. Greens superintendent Ken Bordynuik will join Clayton Dreger of Off the Tee which airs Tuesdays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.