The Provincial High School Golf Championships will be held today at the Carman golf course. Dalton Ternavesky, Ty Downey, Lucas Fletcher and Lance Loutit of Melita are representing Zone 9. Deloraine’s Blake Artz and Cala Korman of Killarney will be competing individually. The shotgun start is at 10:30 a.m.
The Virden Oil Capitals will play a pair of games against the Neepawa Titans this weekend. The two teams meet tonight at Tundar Oil & Gas Place and Saturday at the Yellowhead Centre. The Oil Capitals opened the 2022-23 Manitoba Junior Hockey League season beating the Waywayseecappo Wolverines 4-3 in overtime twice.
It’s day two of Winnipeg Jets training camp. Team Steen will practice at 10 a.m. and Team Hawerchuk will hit the ice at noon. The first scrimmage of camp is scheduled for 11 a.m. The Jets play their first of six exhibition games Sunday against the Oilers in Edmonton.
Kaitlyn Lawes and Reid Carruthers won their opening games Thursday at the 2022 PointsBet Invitational in Fredericton. Lawes beat Emily Deschenes of Halifax 10-8 and Carruthers downed Braden Calvert 11-2. Lawes will meet Penny Barker of Moose Jaw; Kerri Einarson will take on Kelsey Rocque of Edmonton; Jennifer Jones will face Selena Sturmay of Edmonton; Carruthers will meet Kevin Koe of Calgary and Matt Dunstone will take on Glenn Howard of Penetanguishene in the Elite 8. Each team already won $3,000 for their Sweep 16 victories in the single knockout event. Elite 8 winners will add $6,000 to that total and gain a berth in the Final 4 where $12,000 will be up for grabs.