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Winnipeg Goldeyes Make Trio of Roster Moves

Winnipeg Goldeyes Make Trio of Roster Moves

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have added left-handed pitcher Zack Dodson to their 2017 roster in exchange for future considerations.

The San Antonio, Texas native comes from the Atlantic League’s Southern Maryland Blue Crabs and went 2-1 with a 1.27 ERA for the Laredo Lemurs last season in five starts and one relief appearance.

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New York Native Madison Fehr Commits to Wesmen Volleyball

New York Native Madison Fehr Commits to Wesmen Volleyball

Madison Fehr
Madison Fehr (UWINNIPEG WESMEN)

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen volleyball squad has received the commitment of middle blocker Madison Fehr for the 2017-18 Canada West season.

The 5’10″ New York, NY native — who moved to Steinbach in 2011 — recently completed her final season at Steinbach Regional Secondary School, where she was named both an SCAC and a Manitoba Volleyball Association Graduating All-Star.

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Bisons Open 2017 Football Season at Home Against Saskatchewan

Bisons Open 2017 Football Season at Home Against Saskatchewan

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The Manitoba Bisons 2017 football schedule has the Herd hosting the Saskatchewan Huskies at Investors Group Field on September 1. (GOBISONS.CA)

The Manitoba Bisons will have their favourite conference rival in town September 1 to open their 2017 football season.

The Bisons welcome the Saskatchewan Huskies at 7 p.m. to Investors Group Field before the Herd travels to Thunderbird Stadium the following weekend (September 9) to play UBC.

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Goldeyes Sign Former Second-Rounder Nolan Sanburn

Goldeyes Sign Former Second-Rounder Nolan Sanburn

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have inked right-handed pitcher Nolan Sanburn to their 2017 roster.

Sanburn was 2-5 with six saves and a 3.53 ERA in five starts and 32 relief appearances at two levels of the Chicago White Sox’ organization in 2016. The Indiana native spent the majority of the season pitching for the Double-A Southern League’s Birmingham Barons.

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Goldeyes Add Pleffner, Sullivan to Lineup

Goldeyes Add Pleffner, Sullivan to Lineup

By Brian Schultz

Winnipeg Goldeyes LogoThe Winnipeg Goldeyes have signed first baseman Shawn Pleffner and catcher Conor Sullivan to their 2017 lineup.

Pleffner, a Washington, D.C. native, hit .262 with three home runs and 34 RBI in 100 games last year for the Double-A Eastern League’s Harrisburg Senators.

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