SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 31
Canada West University Football Conference–2 games:
U of S Huskies vs 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.)
Calgary Dinos at Regina Rams—7 p.m.
Canadian Football League–Week 12 of the season starts:
Montreal Alouettes at Ottawa RedBlacks—5:30 p.m.
(The Saskatchewan Roughriders are off 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 returns to action tomorrow 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.
Western Hockey League pre-season—10 games:
Saskatoon Blades vs Moose Jaw Warriors—3 p.m. at Regina
(The Blue and Gold have 1 win, 0 losses, 0 extra time losses in the pre-season. The Bridge City Bunch 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.)
Swift Current Broncos at Regina Pats—7 p.m.
Medicine Hat Tigers at Lethbridge Hurricanes—7 p.m.
Kootenay ICE vs Calgary Hitmen—3 p.m. at Red Deer
Edmonton Oil Kings at Red Deer Rebels—7 p.m.
Vancouver Giants vs Seattle Thunderbirds—12:30 p.m. at Everett
Portland Winterhawks vs Spokane Chiefs—4 p.m. at Everett
Tri-City Americans at Everett Silvertips—8 p.m.
Prince George Cougars at Kamloops Blazers—8 p.m.
Victoria Royals at Kelowna Rockets—8:05 p.m.
(The Prince Albert Raiders are off until Thursday when they host Saskatoon. Game time is 7 p.m. at Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders have 0 wins, 1 loss, 1 extra time loss in the pre-season. P-A opens the regular-season on Friday, September 21st when they host the Regina Pats. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre.)
There’s live thoroughbred horse racing tonight at Marquis Downs. First post time is 6:35 p.m.
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 2 wins, 2 losses…tied for 4th place. Bulyea has 0 wins, 4 losses…good for 10th place. In the Master men’s division, there are five teams taking part, including the Saskatoon 222’s. The 222’s have 1 win, 0 losses…tied for 1st place. On the Saskatchewan schedule today…
Master Men’s – Saskatoon 222’s vs Mi’kmaq, Nova Scotia All-Stars—5:30 a.m.
Men’s – Bulyea Rustlers vs Newfoundland-Galway Hitmen—9 a.m.
Master Men’s – Saskatoon 222’s vs Wellington, Ontario Sox—1:30 p.m.
Men’s – Saskatoon Angels vs Elmira, Ontario Expos—2 p.m.
Men’s – Bulyea Rustlers vs Grande Prairie, Alberta Pirates—3:30 p.m.
Men’s – Saskatoon Angels vs Wiarton, Ontario Nationals—5:30 p.m.
Major League Baseball:
Inter-League—1 night game
Toronto Blue Jays at Miami Marlins—5:10 p.m.
American League—7 night games
National League—7 night games