SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, AUGUST 30
Western Hockey League pre-season:
Saskatoon Blades at Prince Albert Raiders–7 p.m. at Art Hauser Centre.
(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 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 Canadian Women’s Mid-Amateur and Senior Amateur Golf Championships continue and wind up today in Fonthill, Ontario. The event is a three-day, 54-hole stroke play format for individuals. Today is Day 3. None of the three Saskatchewan entrants made the cut.
The Canadian Men’s and Master Men’s fastpitch-softball championships continue today and run through Sunday 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. The Angels have 0 wins, 2 losses…tied for 7th place. Bulyea has 0 wins, 2 losses…tied for 7th place. 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 Nova Scotia-Guysborough Transfer Broadhorns—7:30 a.m.
Master Men’s – Saskatoon 222’s vs Nova Scotia Cardinals—11:30 a.m.
Men’s – Bulyea Rustlers vs East Hants, Nova Scotia Mastodons—2 p.m.
Men’s – Saskatoon Angels vs East Hants, Nova Scotia Mastodons—6 p.m.
Major League Baseball:
American League—1 day game, 4 night
The Toronto Blue Jays are off.
National League—1 day game, 4 night
The Canada West University Football Conference opens its 2018 regular-season tomorrow 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 returns to action tomorrow 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.