Chinook School Division Sports Report
Six games were scheduled for the SWAC senior basketball league. On Jan. 21, the Swift Current Junior Ardens and Colts were scheduled to go to Shaunavon. Unfortunately, the Jr Ardens had to forfeit allowing Shaunavon the win on paper 20-0. The Shaunavon Shadows continued their winning streak in the league with their fifth win 91-65 over the Jr Colts. Jordan Voll and Dean Wilkins both had 20 points to lead the Shadows while the Colts were led by Chandler Davison with 13 and Mitch Braun with 11 points.
The Jr Colts played their second game of the week on Jan. 23 when they cruised to a 110-57 win over the Frontier Raiders.
The Jr Ardens hosted the Gull Lake Lady Lions on the 23rd with the visiting team winning a close match by the score of 44-40. Erika Vallee was the Lions’ top scorer with 14 points while Karin Roen added 12. Replying for the Jr Ardens was Kyla Bolton with 12 points.
Maple Creek boys and girls travelled to Herbert on the 21st. The Herbert girls won 60-20. The Laurels were led by Rachel Selke with 17 points and Alishia Beach with 14. Brittany Kilthan had eight points in the losing cause for Maple Creek. The boys’ game saw the hometown Laurels come away with an 88-77 victory. Frank Meyers scored 36 points in a winning cause while Kurt Robertson added 19. Maple Creek’s Kayler Barkman had 28 points while Graham Gordon had 24 points.
There are no league games scheduled for the week of Jan. 27-31 due to high school exams. The last regular league games are scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 4:
Shaunavon girls and boys @ Maple Creek Herbert girls @ Gull Lake Herbert boys @ Frontier. Junior basketball scores from Jan. 23:
Swift Current Comp gr 9 boys 32 @ Maple Creek 75
Swift Current Comp gr 9 girls 39 @ Maple Creek 45
Frontier boys 29 @ Waldeck 92
Frontier Waldeck 66
Wymark boys 35 @ Shaunavon 56
Wymark girls 26 @ Shaunavon 22
Gull Lake girls 86 @ Herbert 10
There are some junior games scheduled for Jan. 2731:
Jan. 28 (make up game) Maple Creek girls @ Wymark Jan. 30: Wymark boys & girls @ Waldeck
Swift Current gr 9 girls @ Herbert
Shaunavon boys & girls @ Frontier
Maple Creek boys & girls @ Gull Lake Feb. 6: Waldeck boys & girls @ Maple Creek
Frontier boys & girls @ Swift Current
Gull Lake Wymark
Herbert girls @ Shaunavon
Our senior curling teams will begin playoffs on Jan. 31/Feb. 1. There will be two playoff locations – Maple Creek and Cadillac (Ponteix hosting).
Games in Maple Creek will take place on Saturday, Feb. 1 at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Teams taking part include – Maple Creek, Fox Valley, Hazlet, Cabri and Shaunavon.
Games at Cadillac will take place both Friday, Jan. 31 (games at 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 6 p.m.) and Saturday, Feb. 1 (games at 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.). Teams participating include Ponteix, Swift Current Comp, Hodgeville, Herbert, Gull Lake and Val Marie. The winners will advance to the SWAC district championships being held in Gull Lake on Feb. 7/8.
Our junior curling playoffs will start with sectionals on Feb. 7/8. There will be three locations – Burstall, Hodgeville and Shaunavon.
The Swift Current Comp. Junior Ardens and Gull Lake Lady Lions locked up in SWAC basketball action last week