SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, JULY 6
The Man-Sask Long Course Swimming Championship Meet continues today and runs through Sunday at the Shaw Centre in Saskatoon. A total of 434 swimmers, between the ages of nine and 24, from Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Alberta, B-C and Ontario will take part in the meet, hosted by the Saskatoon Goldfins swim club. There are two sessions today, starting at 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.
There’s live thoroughbred horse racing tonight at Marquis Downs. First post time is 6:35 p.m.
The following Provincial Minor Fastpitch-Softball Championships start today and run through Sunday…
Under-12 “A” Girls, 11 teams, at Glenn Reeve #7 and 8 diamonds in Saskatoon
Under-12 “A” Boys, 4 teams, at Joe Gallagher Field in Saskatoon
Under-12 “B” Boys, 5 teams, at Glenn Reeve #4 diamond and Joe Gallagher Field
Under-12 “C” Girls North, 8 teams, in Rosetown
Under-14 “B” Girls, 10 teams, in Regina
Under-14 “C” Girls, 12 teams, in Swift Current
Under-14 “A” Boys, best-of-five series between Saskatoon Selects and Prince Albert Astros at Glenn Reeve #6 diamond
Under-14 “B” Boys, 4 teams, at Glenn Reeve #6 diamond
Under-16 “B” Girls, 18 teams, at Bob Van Impe Stadium and Glenn Reeve #3 and 5 diamonds
Under-16 “C” Girls, 5 teams, in Langenburg
Under-16 “B” Boys, 3 teams, at Joe Gallagher Field and Glenn Reeve #4 diamond
Under-19 “A” Girls, 8 teams, in Regina
Under-19 “B” Girls, 9 teams, in Regina
Major League Baseball:
American League—7 night games, including
Toronto Blue Jays vs New York Yankees—5:07 p.m.
Inter-League—1 night game
Los Angeles Dodgers at Los Angeles Angels—8:07 p.m.
National League—7 night games
Canadian Football League–Week 4 continues:
Ottawa RedBlacks at Montreal Alouettes—5:30 p.m.
(The Saskatchewan Roughriders are off until Thursday, July 19th when they visit the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. The Green and White have 2 wins, 2 losses for 4 points…tied for 2nd place in the West Division. Hamilton has 2 wins, 2 losses for 4 points…good for 1st place in the East Division. The Riders next home game is Saturday, July 28th against the Calgary Stampeders. Game time is 7 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina.)
World Cup of Soccer—2 quarter-final matches in Russia:
Uruguay vs France—8 a.m.
Brazil vs Belgium—Noon