Winnipeg’s biggest sports fan is heading to the big game this weekend in Calgary.
A new fundraising campaign is telling the stories of University of Winnipeg Wesmen student-athletes in a video series.
The videos are a part of the upcoming Weekend of Giving campaign (November 28-30), where the Wesmen will be accepting donations to aid current and future student-athletes through the Wesmen Scholarship Fund.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes will open their 2020 season on May 19 with a six-game road trip.
The Fish face the Cleburne Railroaders and Texas AirHogs in three games each before returning home to Shaw Park on May 26 to meet the defending champion St. Paul Saints.
Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little received 25-30 stitches Tuesday night after being struck in the head by a puck at Bell MTS Place.
“During the third period of last night’s game versus the New Jersey Devils, Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little was struck near the ear by a shot. Before the completion of the game, Little was transported to St. Boniface Hospital where he received 25-30 stitches to close a laceration,” the team said in a statement.
A new poll that surveyed NHL players anonymously likely won’t be included in any future tourism materials for the city of Winnipeg.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes have hired Kash Beauchamp as the team’s new hitting coach.
The former player, coach, and manager recently served as hitting coach for the Atlantic League’s Southern Maryland Blue Crabs.
Seven athletes and one team were inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday night.
During a 40th-anniversary induction dinner and ceremony, a crowd of more than 500 people gathered at the Victoria Inn in Winnipeg for the special event.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes have re-signed right-handed pitcher Victor Capellan as the club’s first contract for the 2020 season.
Capellan was 1-1 with a 3.16 ERA in 2019, finishing second in the American Association with 27 saves and tied for second with 46 appearances. In 42.2 innings pitched, Capellan struck out 53 while allowing just 13 walks and two home runs.