SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3
The 2018 Toyota National Soccer Championships start today and run through Monday in Saskatoon. Eight women’s and 10 men’s teams are taking part in the pool round-robin plus playoff format, including the Saskatoon Impact women and the Saskatoon Revolution men. On their schedules today…
Senior Women’s Division for Jubilee Trophy
Surrey, B-C United vs Saskatoon Impact—5 p.m. at Umea 5
Senior Men’s Division for Challenge Trophy
Saskatoon Revolution vs Surrey, B-C Tigers-Hurricanes—7 p.m. at Umea 4
Western Hockey League—4 games:
Saskatoon Blades at Edmonton Oil Kings
(The broadcast on 98-COOL starts at 6 p.m. with the Sardinia Family Restaurant pre-game show and the play-by-play at 7. The Blades have 3 wins, 2 losses, 0 extra time losses for 6 points…tied for 2nd place in the East Division. Edmonton has 5 wins, 0 losses, 0 extra time losses for 10 points…good for 1st place in the Central Division. Saskatoon’s next home game is Friday, October 12th when they host the Red Deer Rebels. Game time is 7 p.m. at SaskTel Centre.
Prince Albert Raiders at Medicine Hat Tigers—7 p.m.
(The Raiders have 5 wins, 0 losses, 0 extra time losses for 10 points…good for 1st place in the East Division. Medicine Hat has 1 win, 3 losses, 1 extra time loss for 3 points…good for 4th place in the Central Division. Prince Albert’s next home game is Saturday, October 13th against Red Deer. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre.)
Vancouver Giants at Kelowna Rockets—8:05 p.m.
Portland Winterhawks at Kamloops Blazers—8 p.m.
Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League—2 games:
Nipawin Hawks at Battlefords North Stars—7:30 p.m.
Estevan Bruins at Notre Dame Hounds—8 p.m.
(The Humboldt Broncos are off until Friday when they visit the Weyburn Red Wings. Humboldt has 6 wins, 2 losses, 1 extra time loss for 13 points…good for 1st place in the Global Ag Risk Solutions Division. The Broncos’ next home game is Wednesday, October 10th when they welcome the Flin Flon Bombers. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Elgar Peterson Arena.)
Prairie Junior Hockey League—2 games:
Prince Albert Titans vs Saskatoon Quakers—7:45 p.m. at Rod hamm Arena
Fort Knox at Regina Silver Foxes—8 p.m.
Saskatchewan Midget Triple-A Hockey League:
Saskatoon Blazers at Prince Albert Mintos—7 p.m.
National Hockey League—5 games:
Edmonton Oilers at Cologne, Germany—8 a.m.
(Above is an exhibition…remaining games open regular-season)
Montreal Canadiens at Toronto Maple Leafs—5 p.m.
Calgary Flames at Vancouver Canucks—8 p.m.
Boston Bruins at Washington Capitals—5:30 p.m.
Anaheim Ducks at San Jose Sharks—8:30 p.m.
On the high school beat:
Saskatoon High School Football League
E-D Feehan vs Mount Royal—4:15 p.m. at S-M-F Field
Saskatoon High School Boys Soccer League—3 matches at SaskTel Sports Centre
Holy Cross vs Aden Bowman—6:30 p.m. at Kinsmen Field
Centennial vs Walter Murray—8 p.m. at Kinsmen Field
St. Joseph vs Evan Hardy—8 p.m. at West Turf
Saskatoon High School Girls Volleyball League
Saskatoon Christian School and Bethlehem at Aden Bowman
Tommy Douglas and Bishop Mahoney at Evan Hardy
St. Joseph and Marion Graham at L’Ecole Francais
(Three-team, round-robin triple-headers start at 6:15 p.m.)
The Saskatoon City Cross-Country Running Championship, the “Runnin’ on Water” event, goes today at 4 p.m. at Lakewood Park.
Saskatoon High School Junior Football League—3 games at 3:45 p.m.
Marion Graham at Bethlehem
Walter Murray at Aden Bowman
St. Joseph at Centennial
Major League Baseball:
American League Wild-Card Game
Oakland Athletics at New York Yankees–6 p.m.
The Canadian Football League is idle until Friday when Week 17 starts with Winnipeg at Ottawa. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are off until Monday when they host the Edmonton Eskimos. Game time is 4 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. The Green and White have 9 wins, 5 losses for 18 points…good for 2nd place in the West Division. Edmonton has 7 wins, 7 losses for 14 points…tied for 3rd place in the West Division.
The Prairie Football Conference is idle until Saturday when Week 7 of the season starts with Calgary at the Edmonton Huskies. The Saskatoon Hilltops are off until Sunday when they visit the Edmonton Wildcats. The broadcast starts at 12:30 p.m. on 92-9, THE BULL with the play-by-play at 1 p.m. The Toppers have 6 wins, 0 losses for 12 points…good for 1st place. The Wildcats have 2 wins, 4 losses for 4 points…good for 5th place. The Hilltops’ next home game is Sunday, October 14th against the Winnipeg Rifles. Kick-off time is 1 p.m. at Saskatoon Minor Football Field.
The Canada West University Football Conference is idle until Friday, October 12th when Week 6 starts and ends with all six teams in action, including the Saskatchewan Huskies visiting the U-B-C Thunderbirds in Vancouver. CJWW’s broadcast begins at 6 p.m. with play-by-play at 7 p.m. The Dogs have 3 wins, 2 losses for 6 points…tied for 2nd place. U-B-C has 1 win, 4 losses for 2 points…tied for 5th place. The Huskies next home game is Saturday, October 20th against the Manitoba Bisons. Kick-off time is 2 p.m. at Griffiths Stadium.