It’s day two of Virden Oil Capitals main camp. The Oil Capitals first exhibition game is September 10th at home against the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League's Estevan Bruins. The Caps will open the 2023-24 Manitoba Junior Hockey League season Friday, September 22nd against the defending Turnbull Cup champion Steinbach Pistons at Tundra Oil & Gas Place.
Mary-Ann Hayward of St. Thomas, Ontario captured the 2023 Canadian Senior Women's Golf Championship at the Mill River Golf Resort in Woodstock, Prince Edward Island. Hayward finished with a 54-hole total of plus 11. Reigning Manitoba champion Rhonda Orr was eight-over par 80 Friday and finished in a tie for 7th place at plus 22. Tammy Gibson was plus 41.
Canada lost 69-65 to Brazil at the FIBA World Cup in Indonesia. Canada will play its final second round game Sunday against Spain. Canada, Spain, Latvia and Brazil all have 3-1 records. The top two teams in each of the four groups advance to the quarterfinals.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes dropped a 4-2 decision to the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks at Newman Outdoor Field. Jackson Smith and Javeyan Williams had rbi’s for the Fish. Dillon Thomas homered, doubled and drove in three runs for the Redhawks who clinched the fourth and final playoff spot in the American Association’s West Division.