The Providence Pilots women and men's team will re-enter the futsal division of the Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference after a one-year hiatus.

Kick-off is on Friday when the Pilots host the Red River College Rebels.

"Having futsal back at Providence will have a huge impact on the school and its athletes in a number of ways," says women's coach Tory Walk. "It will allow our soccer players to continue playing in their 'off-season,' and as a development tool it translates very well to the outdoor game. It also helps with team bonding as the players will have the opportunity to continue life together throughout the school year."

Director of Athletics Scott Masterson says extending the soccer season by adding futsal will allow coaches to further mentor their players.

“The futsal season will give our coaches and players the opportunity to come together as a team on a regular basis,” he says. “For our coaches, it means they’ll be able to continue building relationships and challenging their players to grow in character and faith.”

The 2017 MCAC futsal season will conclude over the second weekend of March when Providence hosts the provincial championships.

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Sunday, January 21st

Carillon Senior Hockey League
Lac du Bonnet at St. Malo, 2 p.m.

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Eastman vs Interlake
@ Beausejour, 2 p.m.
Wpg Thrashers at Brandon, 1:30 p.m.
Wpg Wild vs Pembina Valley
@ Morden, 2:30 p.m.
Yellowhead at Wpg Bruins, 2 p.m.
Parkland vs Norman
@ Dauphin, 2 p.m.

MFMHL
Eastman vs Pembina Valley
@ Mitchell, 11:55 a.m.

MJHL
Selkirk at Waywayseecappo, 4 p.m.
Wpg Blues at Swan Valley, 7 p.m.
Winkler at Portage, 6:30 p.m.

WHL
Brandon at Portland, 7 p.m.

NHL
Philadelphia at Washington, 11:30 a.m.
Vegas at Carolina, 5 p.m.
Vancouver at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.
San Jose at Anaheim, 8 p.m.
N.Y. Rangers at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m.

NFL
AFC Championship Game
Jacksonville at New England, 2:05 p.m.
NFC Championship Game
Minnesota at Philadelphia, 5:40 p.m.

NBA
Orlando at Boston, 12 p.m.
New York at L.A. Lakers, 2:30 p.m.
Brooklyn at Detroit, 3 p.m.
Indiana at San Antonio, 6 p.m.

Saturday, January 20th

MJHL
Steinbach 7 Neepawa 1
OCN 3 Wpg Blues 2 (SO)
Portage 4 Selkirk 1

HTJHL
Lorette 9 Steinbach 3
Springfield 5 Mitchell 2
Red River 5 St. Adolphe 4

KJHL
Peguis 5 St. Malo 2

MFMHL
Eastman 3 Central Plains 1

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Kenora 8 Yellowhead 7 (OT)
Wpg Thrashers 8 Central Plains 6
Pembina Valley 7 Interlake 2
Southwest 8 Norman 0

Carillon Senior Hockey League
Ste. Anne 3 Grunthal 2 (OT)

WHL
Everett 4 Brandon 0

AHL
Texas 5 Manitoba 1

NHL
Winnipeg 2 Calgary 1 (SO)
Philadelphia 3 New Jersey 1 
Dallas 7 Buffalo 1
Colorado 3 N.Y. Rangers 1
Toronto 4 Ottawa 3
Boston 4 Montreal 1
Carolina 3 Detroit 1
San Jose 2 Pittsburgh 1
Arizona 5 St. Louis 2
Nashville 4 Florida 3
N.Y. Islanders 7 Chicago 3
Minnesota 5 Tampa Bay 2
Edmonton 5 Vancouver 2

NBA
Minnesota 115 Toronto 109
Oklahoma City 148 Cleveland 124
Chicago 113 Atlanta 97
Miami 106 Charlotte 105
New Orleans 111 Memphis 104
Philadelphia 116 Milwaukee 94
Houston 116 Golden State 108
Utah 125 L.A. Clippers 113
Portland 117 Dallas 108

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