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Goldeyes End Seven-Game Road Trip With Loss to Railroaders

CLEBURNE, TX – The Winnipeg Goldeyes (5-2) wrapped up their seven-game season-opening road trip with an 8-4 loss to the Cleburne Railroaders on Wednesday afternoon at the Depot at Cleburne Station. A five-run bottom of the fourth for Cleburne proved to be too much to overcome for Winnipeg as the Railroaders avoided the series sweep…

Airhogs Avoid Sweep, Hand Goldeyes First Loss of Season

GRAND PRAIRIE, TX – The Winnipeg Goldeyes (3-1) suffered their first loss of the season Sunday afternoon, falling 6-4 to the Texas Airhogs. After the Goldeyes tied the game at four in the top of the seventh inning, the Airhogs answered in the bottom of the inning, loading the bases before Stewart Ijames hit a…

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Goldeyes End Seven-Game Road Trip With Loss to Railroaders

CLEBURNE, TX – The Winnipeg Goldeyes (5-2) wrapped up their seven-game season-opening road trip with an 8-4 loss to the Cleburne Railroaders on Wednesday afternoon at the Depot at Cleburne Station. A five-run bottom of the fourth for Cleburne proved to be too much to overcome for Winnipeg as the Railroaders avoided the series sweep…

Airhogs Avoid Sweep, Hand Goldeyes First Loss of Season

GRAND PRAIRIE, TX – The Winnipeg Goldeyes (3-1) suffered their first loss of the season Sunday afternoon, falling 6-4 to the Texas Airhogs. After the Goldeyes tied the game at four in the top of the seventh inning, the Airhogs answered in the bottom of the inning, loading the bases before Stewart Ijames hit a…

Are Raptor's Canada's Team? Not Quite

TORONTO — Canada’s Team? Not quite. The Toronto Raptors enjoy a strong following in southern Ontario but it can be a rather mixed bag throughout the rest of the country. Supporters have been out in force in some cities but other markets are greeting the team’s deep playoff run with a shrug of the shoulders.…

CWE Lethal Lottery Had Unpredictably Entertaining Results

In the world of entertainment there’s improv, and then there’s when improv meets wrestling. Canadian Wrestling’s Elite held its first event after completing the 38 Day 10th Anniversary Tour at Rookies Sports Bar on Friday night and the Lethal Lottery, drawn by the fans, dictated the line-up, match by match. This protocol meant that wrestlers…

Seven Bisons Selected in 2019 CFL Draft

WINNIPEG, MB — Seven Manitoba Bisons were selected in the 2019 Canadian Football League (CFL) Draft on Thursday, May 2, tied for the second-most ever (2002) in program history. Offensive lineman Zack Williams led proceedings for Manitoba, as he was picked 28th overall in the third round by the Calgary Stampeders. Receiver Shai Ross was…

Duggan Wrestles With Near Fatal Rollover Just As CWE Tour Concludes

A late-season wintery highway was almost the end of the road for Winnipeg heavyweight wrestler and promoter Danny Duggan in Ontario - and for two international stars traveling in his car - with the finish line in sight for an unprecedented 38 event barnstorming tour across 5 provinces with Canadian Wrestling's Elite. The promotion, which…

2019 Coaching Manitoba Impact Awards

WINNIPEG - The 2019 Coaching Manitoba Impact Awards honoured some of Manitoba's best in the coaching community. The annual event was held at Club Regent Casino and acknowledges the outstanding contributions they have made over the years. The winners are as follows: Vince Leah Memorial Award- Fundamentals June Mosiondz – Special Olympics Multi Sport –…

Increased Police Presence at Whiteout Party

WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Whiteout Street Parties are getting started tonight with large crowds expected to turn out and cheer on the Winnipeg Jets. The Winnipeg Police are offering safety tips to ensure that everyone has a safe and enjoyable evening. There will be an increased police presence before and after the games and they…

Kelsey Wog Qualifies for Team Canada at 2019 World Championships

TORONTO — At the 2019 Canadian Swimming Trials in Toronto on Wednesday, Bison third-year swimmer Kelsey Wog qualified for a spot with Team Canada at the 2019 FINA World Championships, racing to a 2:22.82 in the 200-metre breaststroke final. The time was good for silver in the event, as Sydney Pickrem won the gold narrowly…

Kenny Omega Upended by Mentor Don Callis at PCW Anniversary card

Winnipeg’s longest running professional wrestling promotion made worldwide headlines after the 17th Anniversary Spectacular on Saturday night. Premier Championship Wrestling wowed a vociferous sellout crowd on the heels of a nationwide Kenny Omega publicity blitz, as the TSN documentary about his unique stardom in Japan rings aired to rave reviews. The annual Hall of Fame…

CFL Atlantic Schooners Get Big Step Forward

HALIFAX — A plan to establish a CFL franchise in Atlantic Canada took a big step forward Saturday when Schooners Sports and Entertainment announced it had struck a tentative deal with a key property owner in the Halifax area. The business group confirmed it had signed a letter of intent with Canada Lands Company outlining…

Sport Manitoba Coaching Awards

WINNIPEG - The 2019 Coaching Manitoba Impact Awards will be handed out on April 13th at the Club Regent Casino and Event Centre. Manitoba coaches will be honoured for their achievements in sport, leadership, personal development, and coaching effectiveness. “Coaches create a foundation for excellence in sport, while building our next generation of leaders and…

CWE Starts National Wrestling Caravan in High Flying Form

Canadian Wrestling’s Elite kicked off an unprecedented 38 day tour with a fun and fast paced card in Roseau River Tuesday night. In the opener The Rebel Bobby Collins was allowed back onto the reserve after controversial antics two years ago. The crowd could not have been happier as ‘Mr. Beefy Goodness’ Vance Nevada used…

Kenny Omega Showcased In TSN Documentary

WINNIPEG - A Winnipeg athlete at the apex of a billion dollar industry is being featured this Wednesday in the newest instalment of the Engraved On A Nation documentary series of TSN. And there's a lot of Winnipeg involvement all over the production, both on-camera and behind the scenes. "Omega Man - A Wrestling Love…

Bison Women’s Hockey Begin 2019 U SPORTS Women’s Hockey Championship

CHARLOTTETOWN – The defending national champion Bisons begin their 2019 U SPORTS Women’s Hockey Championship, hosted by UPEI, this Thursday. No. 6 seed Manitoba takes on OUA champion and No. 3 seed Guelph in the quarter-finals at 3 p.m. AST. The single elimination game will be streamed on USPORTS.live (pay-per-view) with a home broadcast available…

Kelsey Wog and Simon Berube are Boston Pizza Bison Sports Athletes of the Week

WINNIPEG — After a gold medal weekend at two separate championships, Kelsey Wog from women's swimming and Simon Berube from men's track and field have been named the Boston Pizza Bison Sports Athletes of the Week for the week ending February 26, 2019. This weekend was the feather in the cap of an outstanding campaign,…

WHSHL Playoffs Schedule

WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg High School Hockey League Championship Playoffs have begun and the top teams have taken to the ice to crown the champions. The schedule for the games are as follows: Platinum Promotions (A) Tier I Championship: Championship Finals (Best-of -three series): #3 Sturgeon Heights (home) vs. #5 Garden City (away) Game 1:…

Manitoba’s 2-1 win over UBC secures sweep, trip to Canada West Final

WINNIPEG— With Saturday night’s 2-1 win over the No. 3 seeded UBC Thunderbirds, the No. 2 seeded Manitoba Bisons swept the Canada West Semifinals and are headed to compete for the conference title for the second straight season. Coming off an intense matchup from the previous night which saw it all — a called-off goal,…

Rashawn Browne Named as 2018-19 Canada West Men’s Basketball Third Team All-Star

WINNIPEG — The 2018-19 Canada West men’s basketball all-star and all-rookie teams were announced by the conference on Thursday, with Bison fourth-year guard Rashawn Browne being selected as a Third Team All-Star. This is the first all-star selection for Browne in his Bisons career and the fourth consecutive season that a Bison men’s basketball player…

Winnipeg Jets take over Morris, Manitoba

WINNIPEG, Feb. 19, 2019 - The Winnipeg Jets will take over the town of Morris, Man. on Tuesday, March 5 as part of the inaugural Jets Town Takeover event. The Jets Town Takeover initiative makes Winnipeg Jets hockey and programming accessible to a community outside of the perimeter and allows the entire community to celebrate…

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