SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29
The Canadian Women’s Mid-Amateur and Senior Amateur Golf Championships continue today and run through tomorrow in Fonthill, Ontario. The event is a three-day, 54-hole stroke play format for individuals. Today is Day 2. There is also an inter-provincial team competition in the Senior division, running and winding up today. There are three competitors from Saskatchewan in the field…Judy Sefton of Melfort plus Jo-Ann Schiller and Robin Action, both of Lloydminster.
The Canadian Men’s and Master Men’s fastpitch-softball championships start today and run through Monday in St. Croix, Nova Scotia. A total of 10 teams are taking part in the men’s competition, including the Saskatoon Angels and Bulyea Rustlers from Saskatchewan. In the Master men’s division, there are five teams taking part, including the Saskatoon 222’s. On the Saskatchewan schedule today…
Men’s – Saskatoon Angels vs Grande Prairie, Alberta, Pirates—6 a.m.
Men’s – Bulyea Rustlers vs Wiarton, Ontario, Nationals—10 a.m.
Men’s – Saskatoon Angels vs Newfoundland-Galway Hitmen—12:30 p.m.
Men’s – Bulyea Rustlers vs Elmira, Ontario Expos—5:30 p.m.
Major League Baseball:
American League—2 day games, 3 night, including
Toronto Blue Jays at Baltimore Orioles—5:05 p.m.
Inter-League—1 day game, 4 night
National League—1 day games, 4 night
The Western Hockey League’s pre-season starts tomorrow with the Saskatoon Blades visiting the Prince Albert Raiders at 7 p.m. The Blue and Gold will host a pre-season game on Thursday, September 13th against the Regina Pats, 7 p.m. at SaskTel Centre. 98-COOL will have the broadcast of that game, starting at 6 p.m. Saskatoon opens the regular-season on Friday, September 21st in Swift Current. The Blades will host the Broncos in their regular-season home opener on Saturday, September 22nd at SaskTel Centre with a 7 p.m. first faceoff.
The Prince Albert host Saskatoon Thursday in pre-season play at 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders open the regular-season on Friday, September 21st when they host the Regina Pats. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre.
The Canada West University Football Conference opens its 2018 regular-season on Friday with 2 games, including the U of S Huskies hosting the Alberta Golden Bears. Kick-off time is 7 p.m. at Griffiths Stadium. CJWW’s broadcast begins at 6 p.m. with play-by-play at 7 p.m.
The Canadian Football League is off until Friday when Week 12 of the season starts with Montreal at Ottawa. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are idle until Sunday when they play host to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Game time is 1 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. The Green and White have 5 wins, 4 losses for 10 points…tied for 3rd place in the West Division. Winnipeg has 5 wins, 5 losses for 10 points…tied for 3rd place in the West.
The Prairie Football Conference is off until Saturday when Week 3 of the season starts with the Edmonton Wildcats at Calgary. The Saskatoon Hilltops are idle until Sunday when they visit the Winnipeg Rifles. Game time is 11 a.m. with the broadcast at 10:30 a.m. on 92-9, THE BULL. The Toppers have 2 wins, 0 losses for 4 points…tied for 1st place. Winnipeg has 1 win, 1 loss for 2 points…tied for 3rd place. The Hilltops next home game is Saturday, September 22nd when they host the Regina Thunder. Kick-off time is 7 p.m. at Saskatoon Minor Football Field.