Steinbach, MB

9°c Sunny

Full Forecast



Sultans set for MJBL playoffs

By: Terry Frey

Posted: 07/18/2018 1:17 PM

  • Print


The Manitoba Junior Baseball League regular season wrapped up on Monday and the Carillon Sultans finally know who their first round opponent will be in the post-season.

Carillon finished sixth in the regular season standings with an 8-12 record and will face the fifth place Pembina Valley Orioles (9-13) in the best of three quarter-finals, which will be played over three straight days this weekend.

The opening game of the series will be played Friday at 7:00 p.m. in Morden. Game two will be played Saturday at 6:00 p.m. in Ile des Chenes. If a deciding game is required, it will be played Sunday at 6:00 p.m. in Morden.

St. James, with their first place record of 20-4, have received a first round bye in the playoffs. Meanwhile, the Brandon Marlins, who finished third with an 11-6 record, will not be competing in the post-season.

Other opening round match-ups will have the Elmwood Giants (17-7) vs. the Altona Bisons (5-19); and the Interlake Blue Jays (13-11) vs. the St. Boniface Legionaires (6-17).

Pembina Valley won the season series over the Sultans, taking two of the three games they played.

Following this weekend’s opening round of the playoffs, the best of five semi-finals will begin on July 24.

More Sports News

  • Pistons complete pre-season with sweep of Steelers

    09/16/2018 10:27 AM

    The defending MJHL champion Steinbach Pistons, with their pre-season schedule now completed, will spend the week in practice preparing for their regular season opener Friday night in Steinbach.

    With a weekend home-and-home sweep of the Selkirk Steelers by scores ...

  • Isaac Dokken ran for more then 100 yards and scored three touchdowns to lead the SRSS Sabres to a 44-0 victory over the St. Paul's Crusaders #2 Thursday in Steinbach,

    Sabres dominate Crusaders

    09/14/2018 11:04 AM
  • The Steinbach Pistons were 2-1 losers to the Winnipeg Blues in pre-season action Tuesday night at Bell MTS Iceplex. The Pistons return to the ice in exhibition play Friday night in Steinbach as they host the Selkirk Steelers at 7:30 p.m.

    Pistons stopped by Blues

    09/12/2018 8:22 AM

Ads by Google

Electronic Copies

The Carillon single copy cover

Annual Subscription

Back issues available with an e-subscription

Subscribe to single copy
$1.50 each (includes tax)

September 6, 2018 copy now available

Read this week’s classifieds