28th annual Chantry Chinook Classic
Conducted by the Lake Huron Fishing Club & presented by 98 The Beach FM
There's no change on top of the leaderboard going to today's angling.
The Salmon lead remains at 18.4 pounds held by Luke Mason of Port Elgin
The winning angler with the heaviest salmon at the end of the derby gets $ 14,000
Todd Bender from St Clements leads the Trout Division at 20.5 pounds
All the leaders are posted under " Latest Sports Stories "
The derby wraps up Sunday at 12 noon
Listen for ongoing updates with Gary Byers
Bluewater Fastball League
Port Elgin Blue Devils 7 Tara Merchants 0
Greg Thede was 3 for 3 at the plate with 2 home runs for the Blue Devils
Thede drove in 4 runs in the victory
Daryl MacKinnon added a 2 run homer for Port Elgin while Matt Hamilton tossed a 3 hit shutout
The Blue Devils will compete at the Canadian Men's Fastball Championship Tournament at Duncan McLellan Park in Owen Sound which runs August 28th to September 4th
Owen Sound Men's Fastball League
Round Robin Playoffs
Harold Sutherland Construction 5 Rams 2
Shawn Laycock had a home run for Harold Sutherland Construction
Bill Fairman struck out 11 batters for the win
Williamsford Woodsmen 7 The Jets 5
Mulgrave Ebels 4 Yellow Jackets 2
Barry's Construction 4 Keady Blaze 1
Caleb Keeshig got the win for Barry's Construction
In a losing cause, Taylor McConnell homered for the Blaze
12 races last night
In the Future Stars Final for 2 year old colts & geldings, Mario Baillargeon won with " Instant Thrill " but a judges inquiry shuffled him back to 4th, leaving " P C Shockwave " for Curtis Clemens to claim half of the $ 21,000 purse
In the Future Stars Final for 2 year old fillies, " Windmachine " for Mario Baillargeon scored the victory and claimed half of the $ 21,400 purse.
All the results from last night are posted under " Latest Sports Stories "
Hanover Raceway has another card Saturday night featuring the Ontario Sire Stakes & 3 year old Colt Trotters
Ireland Era Begins
The Ontario Hockey League Champion Owen Sound Attack introduced Greg Ireland as their new head coach yesterday.
Ireland replaces Mark Reeds who guided the Attack to the OHL Championship and then was chosen as an assistant coach with the Ottawa Senators of the NHL.
Interviews with Greg Ireland & General Manager Dale DeGray are posted under " Latest Sports Stories "
Owen Sound Ladies Slo Pitch
794 Girls 20 Pink Ladies 3
Provincial Intermediate Lacrosse Championship
Owen Sound Watson Construction NorthStars 4 Niagara on the Lake 1
Derek Haylow scored three goals for Watson's Construction and Brock Feltis added another marker.
Owen Sound plays a semifinal game at 11 am this morning against Guelph.
The winner moves on to the gold medal game against Markham at 3:30 this afternoon.