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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Bayshore Broadcasting Afternoon Sports

Regional | by Fred Wallace  

June 29, 2011


CHL Import Draft

The Canadian Hockey League Import Draft is underway.

The London Knights had the first overall selection and chose defender Olli Maatta from Finland

The Ontario Hockey League Champion Owen Sound Attack have pick # 55 and have not been able to make a deal to move up.

This morning Attack General Manager Dale DeGray indicated he firmly believed he could acquire the player he was seeking without trading up.

After 15 selections, the player DeGray covets, a 17 year old forward, had not been chosen.

DeGray also believes he can make a transaction with Peterborough and acquire pick # 61, for their second selection.

The Attack will use both picks and release Russian forward Roman Berdnikov who has spent two years with the Attack.

For the 2nd Import Selection, DeGray felt he had 5 or 6 options available in terms of the player he chooses



CN Canadian Women's Golf Tour

@ Blue Springs Golf Club, at Acton

Megan Chapman of Meaford shot an 81 on the opening round and was tied for 63rd going to the 2nd round today



Bluewater Fastball League

Durham Dodgers at Port Elgin Blue Devils    

Last night, the Blue Devils were defeated 9-8 at Wiarton by the Red Devils who scored twice in the bottom of the 7th to score the upset.

Game time for the Dodgers & Blue Devils tonight is 8:30 pm at Lakeview Park in Port Elgin.



The 2011 OASA Junior Fastball Championship is in Owen Sound this weekend,

Fourteen teams will compete over 3 days at Duncan McLellan park.

The Owen Sound Selects have two teams entered.

The Owen Sound Bluewater Selects face the Ontario Rural entry at 3 pm Friday.

The defending Ontario Junior Champion Brick Brothers Selects will play their first game Friday night at 7 pm against either Napanee or Jarvis.




Hanover Raceway

11 races tonight

The Hanover Rona 10th has the biggest purse of the night with 8 horses competing for a $ 7,000 purse

Post time for the first race is 7:15 pm

The entries for all 11 races & the morning odds are posted under " Latest Sports Stories "

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