Monday, 25 September 2017 03:08

Mixed bag of sports in southwest Sask schools

Written by  Deb Reamer, Athletic Coordinator
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The SHSAA provincial golf championships were held in Estevan on Sept 22 & 23.

The weather definitely played havoc as the tourney had to be suspended on Friday afternoon for an hour as a storm passed through and the weather remained cool throughout the weekend.  The competition saw 64 males and 33 males vying for both individual and team titles.  The Swift Current Comp boys placed 4thoverall in the team competition.  Congrats to Gaige Calkins, Griffin Wilson, Ethan Fizell ,Nikhil Pool and coach Ron Bailey.  Individual results were as follows:
11th Gaige Calkins (Swift Current Comp)
Tied for 13th Ethan Fizell (Swift Current Comp)
Tied for 15th Griffin Wilson (Swift Current Comp)
39th Rylan Egland (Eastend)
61st Nikhil Pool (Swift Current Comp)
    The SWAC district cross country championships will take place at Grasslands National Park on Saturday, Sept 30.  We are expecting approximately 150 runners in grades 4-12 to take part.  Students from a number of schools will take part:  All Saints, Consul, Eastend, Ecole Centennial, Frontier, Herbert, Hodgeville, Irwin, Ponteix, Swift Current Comp, Stewart Valley, Val Marie, Vanguard, Waldeck and Wymark.  Racing will start at 11:00 a.m. at the Two Trees Trail day use camp area.  The younger age groups will run first.  Pee Wees are runners in grades 4,5and 6.  This will be followed by the Bantam age group (grades 7,8).  This will be followed by the high school groups (grades 9-12). 
    The second week of the senior girls volleyball league was held on Sept 19.  Results were:
Location – Eastend:
Consul over Eastend (16-25, 25-16, 15-4)
Hazlet over Consul (25-9, 25-16)
Hazlet over Eastend (25-8, 25-18)
Location – Gull Lake:
Gull Lake over Maple Creek (25-23, 25-17)
Hodgeville over Maple Creek (25-17, 25-11)
Hodgeville over Gull Lake (25-22, 25-23)
    The senior boysvolleyball league consist of 4 teams.  Week 1 of competition was held Sept 20 at Frontier.  Results were:
Shaunavon over Frontier (25-23, 26-24)
Vanguard over Ponteix (25-14, 25-11)
Shaunavon over Ponteix (25-5, 25-9)
Vanguard over Frontier (25-12, 25-15)
    Scores from last week:
Sept 19: 12 man football Moose Jaw Peacock 42 @ Swift Current Colts 15
Sept 19: girls soccer Swift Current Ardens 10 @ Moose Jaw Peacock 0
Sept 20: boys soccer Moose Jaw Vanier 0 @ Swift Current Colts 5
Sept 21: girls soccer Moose Jaw Central 0 @ Swift Current Ardens 7
Sept 22: 6 man football Central Butte 12 @ Gull Lake Lions 55
Sept 22: 9 man football Fort Qu’Appelle 0 @ Shaunavon Shadows 35
Sept 22: 9 man football Maple Creek Redmen 20 @ Indian Head 54
Sept 23: girls soccer Swift Current Ardens 7 @ Moose Jaw Central 0; Ardens 8 @ Moose Jaw Vanier 0
    Upcoming games:
Sept 25: girls soccer Moose Jaw Peacock @ Swift Current Ardens
Sept 26: senior girls volleyball league @ Frontier and Maple Creek
Sept 27: 6 man football LCBI @ Gull Lake Lions
Sept 27: boys soccer Moose Jaw Central @ Swift Current Colts
Sept 28: girls soccer Moose Jaw Vanier @ Swift Current Ardens
Sept 29: 9 man football Shaunavon Shadows
Sept 30: boys soccer Swift Current Colts play double header in Moose Jaw vs Weyburn and Peacock
Sept 30: 12 man football Swift Current Colts vs Moose Jaw Vanier

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