Steinbach Regional will meet Landmark and Ecole Heritage Immersion will face St. Joachim/Real Berard today in the semifinals of the Zone 13 High School Fastpitch Championship at A.D. Penner Park in Steinbach. The Zone 13 Baseball Championship takes place today and tomorrow in Mitchell. Steinbach Regional, Lorette & Niverville are in Pool 1 while Edward Schreyer, Gabrielle Roy and St, Joachim are in Pool 2. 

The Carillon Sultans lost their 2024 Winnipeg Senior Baseball League season opener Tuesday night at Charleswood Park. Carillon gave up four runs in the bottom of the third inning and fell 4-0 to the defending champion West Winnipeg A's. Yanykk Nadeau had two of the Sultans three hits. Josh Epp had the other. Carillon's next game is Thursday night at Koskie Field against the Elmwood Giants. 

The Carillon Sultans face the St. James A's tonight at Optimist Park in Winnipeg. The Sultans are 3-0 and coming off a dramatic 5-4 victory over the defending Manitoba Junior Baseball League champion St. Boniface Legionaires Monday night at A.D. Penner Park in Steinbach. Luc Lagasse hit a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh inning in Carillon's home opener.

The Winnipeg Goldeyes won their home opener Tuesday night at Blue Cross Park. Adam Hall had three hits including a solo home run as the Fish defeated the Chicago Dogs 6-1. Colton Eastman picked up his second victory in as many starts, surrendering one run on three hits in 6.2 innings. Nick Troglrlic-Iverson picked up his second save of the season. He worked the final seven outs and allowed a pair of doubles.

Dylan Cozens scored his second goal of the game shorthanded in overtime as Canada won its preliminary round finale 4-3 over host Czechia at the 2024 World Men's Hockey Championship in Prague. Canada finished first in Group A and will face Slovakia in the quarterfinals on Thursday. The other quarterfinals feature Sweden against Finland; Switzerland will meet Germany and Czechia will take on the United States. 

Sophie Jaques had two goals and Nicole Hensley made 20 saves to record her first-ever PWHL playoff shutout, as Minnesota blanked Boston 3-0 at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell. The best-of-five Walter Cup final is tied at one. Michela Cava opened the scoring for Minnesota. Game three goes Friday in St. Paul.

baseball_2023The Sultans put their perfect record on the line tonight against the St. James A's (photo courtesy Merlin Heppner)

The Carillon Sultans have reeled off three straight wins to start the 2024 MJBL season. Carillon coach Rick Penner will join Clayton Dreger on the Sultans Report which airs Wednesdays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.