The Wallaceburg Red Devils will be heading to Six Nations tonight for the start of their conference championship series against the top ranked squad in the league… Game time is 8 p.m…Game 2 is set for this Sunday in Wallaceburg. All the action gets underway at 4 p.m. at Wallaceburg Memorial Arena..
It’s topless night tomorrow at South Buxton Raceway with wingless sprints from the Ontario Topless Sprints, Michigan Traditional Sprints and Buckeye Outlaws (Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Indiana) competing for the first Can-Am Championship. Blenheim’s Shawn Jones will be looking to win his second straight Cory Schives memorial race in the Comp 4s, in honor of Cory Schives, who died three days after his 17th birthday in June of 2009 of cancer. Jones and Schives were best-friends growing up in Blenheim, as Cory worked on Shawn’s pit crew. Jones has also won five straight feature races. Chatham’s Brad Authier is riding a four-feature win streak in the UMP Late Models going into tomorrow. Wallaceburg rookie drivers Drew Smith, in the Modifieds, and Willy Vyse, in the Sport Stocks class, will also be in action Saturday. The gates open at 5 p.m. and racing starts at 7 p.m.
Dresden’s own Chris Clements is set to battle veteran Matt Riddle in Calgary tomorrow for UFC 149. Clements topped Keith Wisniewsk back in April with a split decision…. This time around Clements will be on the main card of the Pay-Per-View event…
The Calgary Stampeders rallied from a 17-point fourth quarter deficit for a thrilling 41-38 overtime win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders… Nik Lewis caught a 16-yard touchdown pass in overtime from Kevin Glenn for the game clinching play…
Australian Adam Scott is the leader at the British Open after he opened with a course record-tying 64 yesterday. Tiger Woods (-3) sits three shots back after shooting 67.
The Andrew Luck era is officially beginning for the Indioanapolis COlts. The Colts signed the Stanford quarterback and No. 1 overall pick in the draft to a four-year, $22.1 million deal yesterday.
The St. Louis Blues have agreed to terms on a five-year contract with forward T.J. Oshie worth $20.875 million.
LA Angels 1 at 5 Detroit – Max Scherzer struck out 9 batters as he improved to 9-5 on the season… Detroit topped LA 5-1… Miguel Cabrera cracked his 21st homer of the season in the win… Detroit is now 5 games over .500 and sit only 1.5 games behind the Chicago White Sox for the lead in the Central division. The Tigers host a weekend series against Chicago this weekend as well. Justin Verlander will be on the mound for Detrout tonight. Game time is set for 7:05.
Cleveland 0 at 6 Tampa Bay
San Francisco 2 at 3 Atlanta
NY Mets 9 at 5 Washington
Arizona 6 at 7 Cincinnati
Baltimore 4 at 3 Minnesota
Seattle 6 at 1 Kansas City
Miami 2 at 4 Chicago Cubs
Chicago WSox 1 at 3 Boston
Houston 0 at 1 San Diego
NY Yankees 3 at 4 Oakland