The 2018 Hlinka-Gretzky Cup :
Russia 5, United States 4
Gold Medal Game
Team Canada 6, Sweden 2
(The Canadian team includes a trio of Saskatoon Blades…goaltender Nolan Maier and centre Kirby Dach while Bridge City Bunch head coach Mitch Love is an assistant coach with Team Canada.)
Canadian Football League–Week 9:
Ottawa RedBlacks 24, Montreal Alouettes 17
(The Saskatchewan Roughriders are off until Sunday, August 19th when they play host to the Calgary Stampeders. Game time is 5 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. The Green and White have 3 wins, 4 losses for 6 points…tied for 4th place in the West Division. Calgary has 7 wins, 0 losses for 14 points…good for 1st place in the West.)
The four-time defending Prairie Football Conference and Canadian Bowl champions Saskatoon Hilltops will open their 2018 P-F-C regular-season schedule on Saturday, August 18th when they visit the Regina Thunder at Mosaic Stadium. Game time is 7 p.m. with the broadcast at 6:30 p.m. on 92-9, THE BULL. The Hilltops regular-season home opener is Saturday, August 25th when they host the Calgary Colts. Kick-off time is 7 p.m. at Saskatoon Minor Football Field.
On the fast-pitch softball diamonds…
The Canadian Under-19 Women’s Championship wraps up today in Surrey, B-C. The Saskatoon Selects were among a total of 24 teams taking part.
The Canadian Under-14 Boys Championship wraps up today in Stouffville, Ontario. A total of eight teams were taking part in the round-robin plus playoffs format, including the Saskatoon Selects.
Shallow Lake Owen Sound Select 11, Saskatoon Selects 4
The Western Canadian Under-16 Girls and Boys Championships wrap up today in Kelowna, B-C.
The 2018 Baseball Canada Cup, for players aged 17-and-under, continues today and runs through tomorrow in Moncton, New Brunswick. Ten provincial all-star teams are taking part, including Saskatchewan, in the two-pool round-robin plus playoffs format.
Ontario 5, Saskatchewan 3
Quebec 7, Saskatchewan 4
Major League Baseball:
Boston 5, Baltimore 0, 1st game
N.Y. Yankees 5, Texas 3
Tampa Bay 3, Toronto 1
Minnesota 4, Detroit 3
Boston 6, Baltimore 4, 2nd game
Cleveland 3, Chicago White Sox 1
Seattle 3, Houston 2
Oakland 7, L.A. Angels 0
Washington 9, Chicago Cubs 4
Cincinnati 6, Arizona 3
Miami 4, N.Y. Mets 3, 11 innings
Milwaukee 4, Atlanta 2
Colorado 3, L.A. Dodgers 2
Philadelphia 5, San Diego 1
Pittsburgh 4, San Francisco 0
St. Louis 8, Kansas City 3