The first event of the F-I-B-A 3-on-3 basketball World Tour, the Saskatoon Masters tournament, continues and wraps up today at the intersection of 21st Street and 4th Avenue in downtown Saskatoon. Twelve teams are down to eight, including Team Saskatoon, for playoffs today. Over 70-thousand dollars in prize money is up for grabs, including 30-thousand dollars for the winning team. Games run between 12:30 and 5 p.m….the four quarter-finals, followed by two semi-finals and ending with the final.
The Football Canada Cup resumes and winds up today in Calgary as follows:
Consolation final-5th Place game
B-C vs Manitoba—9:30 a.m.
7th Place game
Nova Scotia vs New Brunswick—10 a.m.
3rd Place, Bronze Medal, game
Quebec vs Ontario—Noon
Saskatchewan vs Alberta—3 p.m.
The Canadian Senior Women’s Rugby Championship continues and concludes today at the Saskatoon Rugby Club. Five teams are taking part in the round-robin format, including the host Prairie Wolfpack. On today’s schedule…
Nova Scotia Keltics vs Ontario Blues—2 p.m.
Team Quebec vs Prairie Wolfpack—4 p.m.
Saskatoon Amateur Softball Association:
Ken Gunn Men’s Division—3 games
Conquest Coyotes Under-23s vs Selects Under-16s—4 p.m. at Bob Van Impe Stadium
Padres vs Toon Town Thunder—5 p.m. at Joe Gallagher Field
Saskatoon Merchants vs Conquest Senior Capitals—7 p.m. at Joe Gallagher Field
The following Provincial Fastpitch Softball Championships continue and wind up today…
Under-19 “A” Boys, 4 teams, at Bob Van Impe Stadium in Saskatoon
Men’s “A”, 3 teams, at Joe Gallagher Field in Saskatoon
Master Men’s, 3 teams, at Joe Gallagher Field
The following Provincial Baseball Championships continue and wrap up today…
Mosquito Triple-A, 17 teams, at White City
Mosquito Double-A Tier 1, 8 teams, at Lloydminster
Mosquito Double-A Tier 2, 17 teams, at Regina
Mosquito Double-A Tier 3, 8 teams, at Unity
Mosquito Double-A Tier 4, 8 teams, at Watrous
Mosquito Double-A Tier 5, 6 teams, at Weyburn
Mosquito Double-A Tier 6, 7 teams, at Eston
Bantam Double-A Tier 1, 8 teams, at Unity
Bantam Double-A Tier 2, 8 teams, at Macklin
Bantam Double-A Tier 3, 8 teams, at Saskatoon
Bantam Double-A Tier 4, 8 teams, at Moosomin
Bantam Double-A Tier 5, 6 teams, at Nutana diamonds in Saskatoon
Major League Baseball:
American League—6 day games, including
Toronto Blue Jays vs Baltimore Orioles—11:07 a.m.
Inter-League—2 day games, 1 night
National League—6 day games
The Canadian Football League is idle until Thursday when Week 7 of the season starts with Edmonton at Montreal. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are off until Saturday when they host the Calgary Stampeders. Game time is 7 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. The Green and White have 3 wins, 2 losses for 6 points…tied for 2nd place in the West Division. Calgary has 5 wins, 0 losses for 10 pts…good for 1st place in the West.