SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5
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, 2 ties for 2 points…good for 3rd place in Group B. The Revolution have 0 wins, 0 losses, 2 ties for 2 points…good for 3rd place in Group A. On their schedules today…
Senior Women’s Division for Jubilee Trophy
The Saskatoon Impact are off.
Senior Men’s Division for Challenge Trophy
Saskatoon Revolution vs Fredericton Picaroons Reds—6:30 p.m. at Umea 5
Western Hockey League–10 games:
Saskatoon Blades at 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.)
Prince Albert Raiders at Lethbridge Hurricanes—7 p.m.
(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.)
Brandon Wheat Kings at Moose Jaw Warriors—7 p.m.
Regina Pats at Swift Current Broncos—7 p.m.
Edmonton Oil Kings vs Kootenay ICE—7 p.m. at Cranbrook, B-C
Medicine Hat Tigers at Spokane Chiefs—8:05 p.m.
Vancouver Giants at Prince George Cougars—8 p.m.
Victoria Royals at Kelowna Rockets—8:05 p.m.
Portland Winterhawks at Kamloops Blazers—8 p.m.
Seattle Thunderbirds at Everett Silvertips—8:35 p.m.
Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League—4 games:
Kindersley Klippers at Flin Flon Bombers—6:30 p.m.
Humboldt Broncos at Weyburn Red Wings—7:30 p.m.
(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 Flin Flon. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Elgar Peterson Arena.)
La Ronge Ice Wolves at Melfort Mustangs—7:30 p.m.
Battlefords North Stars at Nipawin Hawks—7:30 p.m.
Saskatchewan Midget Triple-A Hockey League:
Prince Albert Mintos at Tisdale Trojans—7:30 p.m.
National Hockey League—2 games:
Carolina Hurricanes at Columbus Blue Jackets—5 p.m.
San Jose Sharks at Los Angeles Kings—8:30 p.m.
Canadian Football League–Week 17 of the season starts:
Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Ottawa RedBlacks—5:30 p.m.
(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.)
Saskatoon High School Football League—3 games at S-M-F Field
North Battleford vs Marion Graham—3 p.m.
Aden Bowman vs Bethlehem—5:15 p.m.
St. Joseph vs Walter Murray—7:30 p.m.
The Prairie Football Conference returns to action tomorrow 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.
Canada West University Women’s Hockey Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Alberta Pandas—7 p.m. at Merlis Belsher Place
The Canadian Collegiate Softball Association’s 2018 Women’s National Championship starts today and runs through Sunday at Bob Van Impe Stadium and Glenn Reeve Diamond #3. Six teams are taking part in the round-robin plus playoffs format, including the U of Saskatchewan and U of Regina. Games are scheduled for 11 a.m., 1, 3 and 5 p.m.
Major League Baseball playoffs:
American League Division Series—2 games
Cleveland Indians at Houston Astros—12:07 p.m.
(Opening game of best-of-five series)
New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox—5:32 p.m.
(Opening game of best-of-five series)
National League Division Series—2 games
Colorado Rockies at Milwaukee Brewers—2:15 p.m.
(Milwaukee leads the best-of-five series 1-0)
Atlanta Braves at Los Angeles Dodgers—7:37 p.m.
(Los Angeles leads the best-of-five series 1-0)