The Carillon Sultans are 2-0 to start the 2023 Winnipeg Senior Baseball League season. Frank Peters had an rbi single and Yannick Nadeau added an rbi double as the Sultans defeated the Elmwood Giants 4-2 Tuesday at A. D. Penner Park in Steinbach.
Zone 13 High School Baseball Tournament takes place today and Thursday in Mitchell. Pool A consists of Steinbach Regional, Landmark and Niverville while Pool B includes St. Joachim, Gabrielle Roy and Lorette. The Zone 13 champion earns a spot in the Provincial High School Baseball Championship June 1st, 2nd & 3rd in Glenboro.
Tommy McCarthy singled down the right field line with two out in the bottom of the tenth inning to score Tra Holmes and give the Winnipeg Goldeyes a 3-2 victory over the Kane County Cougars at Shaw Park.
Canada will face defending champion Finland in the quarterfinals of the 2023 World Hockey Championship Thursday in Tampere, Finland. Tyler Myers, Peyton Krebs and Lawson Crouse did the goal scoring as Canada won its final preliminary round game 3-1 over Czechia. Canada had four regulation wins, one overtime win, one overtime loss and one regulation loss and finished second in Group B with 15 points. The other quarterfinals feature Sweden against Latvia, the United States will meet Czechia and Switzerland will take on Germany.
It’s day 11 of Winnipeg Blue Bombers main camp. Today’s practice session at IG Field is from 10:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. The Bombers first pre-season game is Saturday against the Edmonton Elks at Commonwealth Stadium.
The Carillon Sultans face the Winnipeg South Wolves tonight at A.D. Penner Park. Carillon coach Rick Penner will join Clayton Dreger on the Sultans Report which airs Wednesdays at 5:15 p.m. on AM 1250 Radio.