Kaitlyn Lawes and Kate Cameron have 6-0 records and share top spot in the Championship Round at the 2024 Provincial Scotties Tournament of Hearts at the Access Event Centre in Morden. Beth Peterson and Jolene Campbell are next at 4-2 while Kristy Watling and Zoe Terrick are 3-3. The top three teams advance to the playoffs.
The Minnedosa Bombers, Virden Oil Kings, Gladstone Lakers and Miniota/Elkhorn C-Hawks were winners in the Tiger Hills Hockey League Friday night. Bryson Werbicki Mallet scored the shootout winner as the Bombers shaded the Boissevain Border Kings 4-3; Ty Lewis had two goals and four assists as the Oil Kings beat the Wawanesa Jets 10-2; Riley Bruce had two goals and an assist as the Lakers downed the MacGregor Wild 5-3. Miniota-Elkhorn beat the Carberry Plainsmen 10-4. Brad Bowles had two goals and two assists for the defending champion C-Hawks.
In the Westman High School Hockey League – Ronin Mouck had two goals and an assist in the Dauphin Clippers 9-1 victory over the Birtle/Shoal Lake/Rossburn Falcons. Jake Maxwell scored twice as Boissevain/Souris/Deloraine/Waskada beat Reston/Elkhorn/Melita/Hartney 4-1. Brett Melnyk and Chael Rozdeba scored two goals each as Hamiota/Rivers/Elton/Strathclair downed Glenboro/Carberry/Baldur 8-3. Minnesoda/Erickson shaded the Neepawa Tigers 3-2. Adrian Delgaty scored the go-ahead goal for the Chancellors with 9:11 left in the third period.
The Southwest Cougars gave up three second period goals and dropped a 5-3 decision to the Yellowhead Chiefs in Shoal Lake. Kelby Diehl, Bryan Laing and Tyson Draper did the goal scoring for the Cougars.
Layton Veitch and Nolan Chastko scored two goals each and Liam Bechthold made 21 saves as the Virden Oil Capitals blanked the Winnipeg Blues 7-0. Braden Lewis, Grady Lane and Cole Slobodian also scored for the Oil Capitals who had eight wins, one regulation loss and a shootout loss in January.
The Brandon Wheat Kings opened their three-game Alberta road trip with an 8-0 loss to Calgary. The Hitmen led 4-0 and 5-0 at the period breaks.
Natalie Spooner scored both goals and Brandon’s Kristen Campbell made 19 saves in recording the shutout as Toronto blanked New York 2-0 in the lone Professional Women’s Hockey League game. Ste. Anne’s Jocelyne Larocque assisted on Spooner’s second goal of the game 13:14 into the third period. Elm Creek’s Corinne Schroeder stopped 28 shots in net for New York.