Ridly Greig had two goals and three assists as the Western Hockey League's Brandon Wheat Kings defeated Swift Current 8-2 at Westoba Place. Nolan Ritchie, Mason Ward, Marcus Kallionkieli and Owen Harris. also scored for Brandon. Ethan Kruger stopped 30 of the 32 shots he faced. The Wheat Kings (8-10) have three wins and one loss on their six-game homestand which continues Friday against the Medicine Hat Tigers.
Canada's National Women's hockey team lost 2-0 to the United States Tuesday night in Ottawa. Hillary Knight and Amanda Kessel scored power play goals for the Americans and Maddie Rooney stopped all 26 shots she faced. Ann-Renée Desbiens turned aside 18 shots in net for Canada. The Rivalry Series is tied at two games a piece and will continue December 15th in St. Louis.
Middle hitters Brielle Grenier of the Université de Saint-Boniface Les Rouges and Tyler Klassen of the Providence University College Pilots are the Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week.
Jordon McDonald, Reece Hamm, Elias Huminicki and Alexandre Fontaine of Deer Lodge have a 1-1 record at the National Qualifier bonspiel in Saskatoon which will determine the Canadian representatives at the 2022 World Junior Championships March 5-12 in Sweden. Meghan Walter, Lane Prokopowich, Katie McKenzie and Mackenzie Elias of East St. Paul are also 1-1.