SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4
The 2018 Toyota National Soccer Championships continue today and run through Monday in Saskatoon. Eight women’s and 10 men’s teams are taking part in the pool round-robin plus seeded playoff format, including the Saskatoon Impact women and the Saskatoon Revolution men. The Impact have 0 wins, 0 losses, 1 tie for 1 point…tied for 2nd place in Group B. The Revolution have 0 wins, 0 losses, 1 tie for 1 point…tied for 2nd place in Group A. On their schedules today…
Senior Women’s Division for Jubilee Trophy
Saskatoon Impact vs Newfoundland-Holy Cross—4 p.m. at Umea 5
Senior Men’s Division for Challenge Trophy
Saskatoon Revolution vs Western Halifax—6:30 p.m. at Umea 5
Prairie Junior Hockey League:
S’toon Westleys vs Stoon Royals—7:30 p.m. at Rod hamm Arena
National Hockey League—10 games:
Chicago Blackhawks at Ottawa Senators—5:30 p.m.
Winnipeg Jets at St. Louis Blues—6 p.m.
Boston Bruins at Buffalo Sabres—5 p.m.
Washington Capitals at Pittsburgh Penguins—5 p.m.
New York Islanders at Carolina Hurricanes—5 p.m.
Nashville Predators at New York Rangers—5:30 p.m.
Columbus Blue Jackets at Detroit Red Wings—5:30 p.m.
Arizona Coyotes at Dallas Stars—6:30 p.m.
Minnesota North Stars at Colorado Avalanche—7 p.m.
Philadelphia Flyers at Vegas Golden Knights—8 p.m.
The Western Hockey League returns to action tomorrow with 10 games, including the Saskatoon Blades visiting the Calgary Hitmen. 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 4 wins, 2 losses, 0 extra time losses for 8 points…good for 2nd place in the East Division. Calgary has 0 wins, 3 losses, 1 extra time loss for 1 point…good for 6th 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.
The Prince Albert Raiders return to action tomorrow in Lethbridge against the Hurricanes. The Raiders have 6 wins, 0 losses, 0 extra time losses for 12 points…good for 1st place in the East Division. Lethbridge has 2 wins, 2 losses, 0 extra time losses for 4 points…good for 3rd 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.
The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League returns to action tomorrow night with 4 games, including the Humboldt Broncos visiting 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 when they welcome the Flin Flon Bombers. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Elgar Peterson Arena.
On the high school beat:
Saskatoon High School Football League—4 games
Evan Hardy vs Bedford Road—3 p.m. at S-M-F Field
Tommy Douglas vs Bishop Mahoney—5:15 p.m. at S-M-F Field
St. Mary vs Carlton—6:30 p.m. at Prince Albert
Holy Cross vs Centennial—7:30 p.m. at S-M-F Field
Saskatoon High School Girls Soccer League—3 matches at 4:30 p.m.
Aden Bowman vs Centennial at Weaver Park
Holy Cross vs Bishop Mahoney at Newsham Park
Evan Hardy vs St. Joseph at Lakewood Park
Saskatoon High School Volleyball League
Girls Division—2 matches
Bishop Mahoney at Holy Cross—6:15 p.m.
Saskatoon Christian School at Holy Cross—7:15 p.m.
Boys Division—5 matches
Saskatoon Christian School at Aden Bowman—6:15 p.m.
Tommy Douglas at Aden Bowman—7:15 p.m.
Holy Cross at Bethlehem—6:15 p.m.
Walter Murray at Bethlehem—7:15 p.m.
Bedford Road at L’Ecole Francais—6:15 p.m.
Major League Baseball:
National League Division Series—2 games
Colorado Rockies at Milwaukee Brewers—3:07 p.m.
Atlanta Braves at Los Angeles Dodgers—6:37 p.m.
(Both are opening games of best-of-five series)
National Football League–Week 5 starts:
Indianapolis Colts at New England Patriots–6:20 p.m.
The Canadian Football League returns to action tomorrow night when Week 17 starts with Winnipeg at Ottawa. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are idle 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 off until Saturday when Week 7 of the season starts with Calgary at the Edmonton Huskies. The Saskatoon Hilltops are idle 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 off 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.