Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION

Centre stage

  • Print

The Minnesota Crunch edged the Manitoba Blizzard 4-3 in a shootout in the championship final of the Manitoba Women's Junior Hockey League Sunday at the MTS Iceplex.

Scoring for the Blizzard were Samantha Hink (goal and an assist); Jen Pearson and Courtney Plouffe.

Minnesota's scorers were Carly Kuhbander, Kersten Calder and Kira Kuntz with Rachel Hennesey recording the shootout goal to win the game.

The MWJHL's biggest event of the season, the tournament included 12 teams from Manitoba, Alberta, Ontario and Minnesota.

 

Christian Cheater and James MacLean each scored a pair of goals in a 5-3 win last Sunday by the Winnipeg Alliance soccer team (3-9) over Calgary United FC (8-2).

Josh Hofmeister also scored for Winnipeg, which will travel to Calgary for a doubleheader against the United on Feb. 13.

The team will complete its season on March 6 with a doubleheader against Detroit Waza of the PASL at 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. at the MTS Centre.

 

On tap

 

The Bushido Water Polo Club is hosting the annual Bushido Invitational Water Polo Tournament Friday through Sunday at the Pan Am Pool.

Competition includes teams from Winnipeg and Saskatchewan teams from Estevan, Weyburn and Regina. Division are 12-and-under co-ed, 14-and-under, 16-and-under and 18-and under boys and girls.

Games go 9:15 a.m.-9 p.m. on Friday, 8:15 a.m.-9 p.m. on Saturday and 8:15 p.m.-3 p.m. on Sunday.

 

The 32nd annual Ron Stamm Memorial Midget All-star game will be played on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at the Maples Multiplex. Dedicated to the former longtime hockey volunteer, the tournament features top players from the boys' midget A level. Admission is $5.

 

The 36th annual Winnipeg Invitational Tournament (WIT) has tipped off at Tec Voc High School including 10 teams from Winnipeg, B.C. and Ontario. The defending champion is Grant Park Pirates while the top-ranked teams include Kelvin Clippers (4) and St. Paul's Crusaders (5). Semifinals are Friday at 6:30 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. with the final set for Saturday at 4 p.m.

 

-- Prest

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition February 10, 2011 C4

Fact Check

Fact Check

Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories?
Please use the form below and let us know.

* Required
  • Please post the headline of the story or the title of the video with the error.

  • Please post exactly what was wrong with the story.

  • Please indicate your source for the correct information.

  • Yes

    No

  • This will only be used to contact you if we have a question about your submission, it will not be used to identify you or be published.

  • Cancel

Having problems with the form?

Contact Us Directly
  • Print

You can comment on most stories on winnipegfreepress.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

You can comment on most stories on winnipegfreepress.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

Have Your Say

New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscribers only. why?

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press Subscribers only. why?

The Winnipeg Free Press does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. These terms were revised effective April 16, 2010.

letters

Make text: Larger | Smaller

LATEST VIDEO

Jets This Week: Quarter Season Analysis

View more like this

Photo Store Gallery

  • PHIL.HOSSACK@FREEPRESS.MB.CA Winnipeg Free Press 090528 STAND UP...(Weather) One to oversee the pecking order, a pack of pelican's fishes the eddies under the Red River control structure at Lockport Thursday morning......
  • A Canada goose protects her nest full of eggs Monday on campus at the University of Manitoba- Standup photo- Apr 30, 2012   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

View More Gallery Photos

Poll

Who has been the Jets best defenceman so far this season?

View Results

View Related Story

Ads by Google