Two-team race for first in SVHL

The league’s top eight teams make the playoffs, so no team is eliminated yet

Two-team race for first in SVHLCrossroads Staff The Delisle Bruins and Kyle Elks are tied for first place in the Sask Valley Hockey League, and it is shaping up to be a two-team battle for first place. Most of the teams in the SVHL have played at least two-thirds of their 18-game regular season schedules. The Bruins (11-1) and Elks…

Peewee Wheat Kings close to league leaders: coach

Bantams host Melville on Saturday and Martensville on Sunday

Peewee Wheat Kings close to league leaders: coachCrossroads staff The West Central Bantam Wheat Kings had a chance at a win to finish last weekend’s road trip but the Saskatoon Outlaws edged them in overtime on Sunday. The bantam Wheat Kings were already smarting from having been battered 7-2 by the Broncos in Humboldt on Saturday and shut out 7-0 by the…

Kindersley increases lead in SWHL standings

Riding a 14-game unbeaten streak since start of season

Kindersley increases lead in SWHL standingsCrossroads Staff The Kindersley Sr. Klippers just escaped the weekend with their season-long unbeaten streak in tact and the team has padded its lead in the standings. The Sr. Klippers are riding a 14-game unbeaten streak since the start of the 2018-19 season and their 28 points are good enough to have a six-point lead…

Hockey carnivores versus the whipping boys

Why would anyone get their garters in a tangle over a hockey tournament held for a television network?

Hockey carnivores versus the whipping boysThere are about 5.5 million people in Finland. It’s the most sparsely populated nation in the European Union, with most of its inhabitants shivering away in the southern tier of the nation. The Finns also eat less red meat than the people of other developed nations. But you’d think they were carnivores of the first…

Bruins continue to roll in SVHL

Lucky Lake is in Kyle and Loreburn is in Delisle for games tonight at 8 p.m., and Central Butte is in Outlook tonight at 8:30 p.m.

Bruins continue to roll in SVHLCrossroads Staff The Delisle Bruins have won six consecutive games to take an outright lead in the Sask Valley Hockey League standings. Three teams share second place. With a record of 9-1 this season, the Bruins won a pair of games on the weekend to build a six-point cushion atop the SVHL standings. However, the…

Outlaws drop a pair of games on weekend

There are four games on the SWHL schedule this weekend

Outlaws drop a pair of games on weekendCrossroads Staff The Wilkie Outlaws have likely never lost consecutive home games on back-to-back nights since joining the Sask West Hockey League. It happened last weekend. There is only one undefeated team left standing in the SWHL. The Kindersley Sr. Klippers still have a perfect record at 9-0 and they earned a big road win…

Wheat Kings minor hockey wrap-up

The peewees host the undefeated Warman Wildcats in Kindersley on Friday and the Battlefords Barons in Macklin on Saturday

Wheat Kings minor hockey wrap-upCrossroads staff In the past week, the West Central Bantam Wheat Kings went 2-1 against Saskatoon teams while their peewee counterparts won all three of their games. The bantams can start their Christmas break but the Peewee Wheat Kings have two games this weekend before they can take that holiday rest. They are to host…

Delisle moves into first in SVHL after pair of wins

Beechy is in Elrose, Delisle is in Lucky Lake, Eston is in Kenaston and Loreburn is in Outlook for games tonight, all starting at 8 p.m.

Delisle moves into first in SVHL after pair of winsCrossroads Staff The Delisle Bruins have moved into sole possession of first place in the Sask Valley Hockey League standings after picking up two huge wins last weekend. A log jam at the top of the SVHL standings has been broken and there is now a bit of separation among the league’s teams. Delisle started…

West Central Wheat Kings minor hockey update

Bantams and peewees both back in action this weekend

West Central Wheat Kings minor hockey updateCrossroads staff While the West Central Bantam Wheat Kings had been idle until last night, the Peewee Wheat Kings extended their winning streak to six games. The players have been responding well to what the coaches ask of them, said Peewee Wheat King head coach Brett Sautner of their performance. The Bantam Wheat Kings were…

Undefeated SWHL teams set to collide on Saturday

Kindersley and Wilkie, both at 8-0, meet in Wilkie at 8 p.m.

Undefeated SWHL teams set to collide on SaturdayCrossroads Staff The Wilkie Outlaws and Kindersley Sr. Klippers are still undefeated after games last weekend and they meet for the first time this season tomorrow night. There were only three games on the schedule this past weekend for Sask West Hockey League teams, but Kindersley and Wilkie were involved in all three games. Each…
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