Athlete of the week
Red Deer’s Julie Young, who completed her fifth year with the University of Calgary Dinos this spring, was selected to compete for the Canadian national women’s volleyball team. Young was named as a libero for both the national A and B teams. The A team will look to qualify for the world championships and the Olympics while the B squad will compete in the World University Games.
• Parkland baseball: Rocky Mountain House at Blindman Valley, 6:45 p.m.
• Women’s fastball: Ponoka at Sliders, Panthers at Red Deer Bantams, 7 p.m., Great Chief Park 1 and 2; Lacombe at Stettler, Budal Ice at Delburne, 7 p.m.; Badgers at N. Jensen’s Bandits, 8:45 p.m., Great Chief Park 1.
• Men’s ball hockey: Raiders vs. Canadiens, Sharks vs. Branley’s, 7 p.m.; East 40th/Ladwig’s Blarney Stone/Just Cuts, Wellington West vs. Wild Cats, 8:15 p.m.; Original Joe’s vs. HSE, Mariners vs. Eh Team, 9:30 p.m., all games at Kin City.
• Sunburst baseball: Fort Saskatchewan at Red Deer Riggers, 7:30 p.m., Great Chief Park.
• High school girls’ soccer: Sylvan Lake at Lindsay Thurber, 4:15 p.m.
• Men’s ball hockey: Branley’s vs. Boston Pizza, Bo’s/Sports World vs. HSE, 9:30 p.m., Kin City.
• High school boys’ soccer: Lindsay Thurber at Central Alberta Christian, 4:15 p.m., Michener Park; Innisfail at Olds, 4:15 p.m., Olds College.
• High school girls’ soccer: Central Alberta Christian at Eckville, Lacombe at Alix, 4:15 p.m.
• Parkland baseball: Red Deer at Lacombe, 6:45 p.m.
• Men’s ball hockey: Raiders vs. Original Joe’s, Sharks vs. Bo’s/Sports World, 7 p.m.; Eh Team vs. Jac X Machine, Wild vs. Canadiens, 8:15 p.m.; Wellington West vs. Boston Pizza, Wild Cats vs. Mariners, 9:30 p.m.; all games at Kin City.
• Women’s fastball: Lacombe at N. Jensen’s Bandits, Panthers at Sliders, 7 p.m., Great Chief Park 1 and 2; Red Deer Bantams at Stettler, Delburne at Ponoka, 7 p.m.; Badgers at Budal Ice, 8:45 p.m., Great Chief Park 1.
• Sunburst baseball: St. Albert Tigers at Red Deer Stags, 7:30 p.m., Great Chief Park.
• High school girls’ soccer: Notre Dame at Hunting Hills, 4:15 p.m., Collicutt West.
• High school boys’ soccer: Lacombe at Hunting Hills, 4:15 p.m., Collicutt East; Alix at Eckville, 4:15 p.m.