Sports Updates From Around Westman


The Winnipeg Jets have returned Jordan Stallard, a former member of the AAA Midget Wheat Kings, to the Calgary Hitmen of the WHL.

Jesse Gabrielle, a one time member of the Brandon Wheat Kings, was reassigned by the Boston Bruins to the Prince George Cougars. The rugged winger is coming off a 40-goal campaign in the WHL last season.

A couple of former Brandon Wheat Kings defensemen have joined MJHL clubs. Jordan Thomson has recorded 7 points in his first 4-games with the Portage Terriers while Matt Taraschuk has 1 assist in 5-games to date with the Steinbach Pistons.

The Philadelphia Flyers have loaned Travis Sanheim to the LeHigh Valley Phantoms, increasing Ivan Provorov's odds of staying with the big club.

Curtis DeMarce, a Brandon mixed martial arts fighter, wins the Unified MMA feather weight title over the weekend in Edmonton, at the Royal Palace.

The Brandon Boxing Clubs next event, Halloween Hustle 3, is two weeks away on Saturday, October 15th inside the Victoria Inn's Imperial Ballroom. Tickets are only $20 and bell time is 7:00 pm.

David Glenn was this years winner of the annual Ridge Bowl held over the weekend at the Deer Ridge Golf & Country Club. David defeated Geoff Gregorie in the final to claim the championship.


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