Saskatchewan’s Graham DeLaet has pulled out of the beloved Memorial Tournament after hurting his foot.
DeLaet’s injury happened coming off last week’s Colonial in Fort Worth, Texas, where he finished tied for 14th.
The injury is “pretty much a mild strain of the muscles on the outside of the ankle” and DeLaet “just needs a few days rest and doesn’t want to risk aggravating it,” according to an email from David Corelli, director, business partnerships with SportBox Entertainment Group, who represent DeLaet.
The crack of the bat and the smell of freshly cut grass - you can bet baseball's back in Regina.
Cold drink in hand with the sun setting over the right field fence, fans will once again pack the stands at Currie Field to cheer on the Regina Red Sox. While they might not be as big as the Riders or the Pats, the Red Sox have a storied history dating back to the late 1940s. Team president Gary Brotzel says he always hears the same thing from fans the first time they go to a game.
A potential strike is looming for CFL players after contract talks broke down and the stalemate could impact more than the players and football fans.
Frank McCrystal is the head coach of the University of Regina Rams. He says if there is a shortened training camp, it could hurt the chances of draft players from the Rams.
Athletes in the rural high schools surrounding Regina won’t be able to play in city championships next school year.
Students from the Prairie Valley School Division will still be allowed to compete in the regular-season city league games but not in the playoffs.
For the first time in seemingly ever there are more questions than answers heading into a CFL season.
Training camps across the league are supposed to open this weekend. The opening of these camps often signals the unofficial start to summer for many Canadians, especially those of us who live in Saskatchewan.
Right now it's still unclear if camps will be opening on time or not, thanks to the uncertainty surrounding the collective bargaining agreement which is set to expire later this week.
It's that time of year again for the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
Training camp is set to open on Sunday, in theory, in Saskatoon. It's also Plaza of Honor season in Saskatchewan.
The selection committee announced on Monday that fullback Chris Szarka and defensive back Omarr Morgan will have their names added to the list of those honoured at this year's dinner event on September 19 at the Credit Union Eventplex.
Body worn and legs burning, James Funk still had a mile-wide smile as he crossed the finish line in the 36th Saskatchewan Marathon Sunday.
Not only had the 43 year old won his first marathon, putting an impressive cap in his twentieth 42-kilometer race, he also beat out defending champion, and six-time winner Brian Michasiw.
With a time of 2:49:26, Funk squeaked in his victory just 20 seconds over Michasiw’s 2:49:49 to take home the gold and the $1,000 prize.
With cracking mallets, flying balls, and bike tires spinning, Saskatoon's bike polo teams are fighting for the top spots in the regional qualifiers.
The bridge city is hosting the tournament at Gurgulis Park tennis courts over the weekend with nine teams competing to move forward to the North American competition.
Dustin Tokarski, 24, has gone from Watson to the NHL's biggest stage.
"Yeah we're beaming pretty good," said mom Darlene Tokarski, speaking with News Talk Radio's Roy Green Show on Saturday. "We're very proud of him. Very happy and excited that's for sure."
Tokarski was selected to replace injured Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price for game two of the NHL Eastern Conference Final with the New York Rangers.
Darlene said her son does not usually call them on a game day but he made an exception for his first NHL playoff start.