There was West Winnipeg Athletic Conference (WWAC) Tier 2 varsity basketball today at Portage Collegiate.

The PCI Saints fell 68-44 to the Daniel McIntyre Maroons.

"We were fighting the ball a little bit out there," says head coach Bill Marsh. "We've also got some injury problems, and some sickness problems, so the players left knew that they had to work a little bit harder tonight. We're also sitting in a playoff spot right now and barely hanging on to it, so I think the pressure may have got to them."

Marsh feels if they can get a win in their final game next week they should be safe for the playoffs.

The junior varsity Saints are on the court Thursday in Portage la Prairie for WWAC Tier 2 action against Churchill High School. Tip off's at 5 p.m.

The varsity Zone 7 playoffs begin Thursday.

MacGregor sees two teams in action. The varsity girls finished third and will visit Elton Thursday at 5. The boys claimed top spot and will host fifth place Minnedosa at 5 in MacGregor.

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SCOREBOARD

Tuesday, April 25th

Esso Cup @ Morden
Preliminary Round
Pembina Valley 4 Durham West 1
Prince Albert 6 Mid-Isle 1
St. Albert 4 Triolet 3

Zone 4 High School Baseball League
Northlands Parkway vs PCI (ppd)

Major League Baseball
Interleague
Toronto 6 St. Louis 5 (11 innings)
American League
Houston 4 Cleveland 2
Tampa Bay 2 Baltimore 0
Detroit 19 Seattle 9
Minnesota 8 Texas 1
Chicago 10 Kansas City 5
Los Angeles 2 Oakland 1 (11 innings)
New York at Boston (ppd)
National League
Chicago 1 Pittsburgh 0
Milwaukee 9 Cincinnati 1
Washington 15 Colorado 12
Arizona 9 San Diego 3
Los Angeles 2 San Francisco 1
Atlanta at New York (ppd)
Miami at Philadelphia (ppd)

NBA
Western Conference
Quarter-finals
Houston 105 Oklahoma City 99
(Rockets win best of 7 series 4-1)
San Antonio 116 Memphis 103
(Spurs lead series 3-2)
Utah 96 L.A. Clippers 92
(Jazz lead series 3-2)

Wednesday, April 26th

NHL Playoffs
Western Conference
Semi-finals
Nashville at St. Louis, 7 p.m.
Edmonton at Anaheim, 9:30 p.m.
(1st games in best of 7 series)

Esso Cup @ Morden
Preliminary Round
St. Albert vs Prince Albert, 12 p.m.
Durham West vs Mid-Isle, 3:30 p.m.
Pembina Valley vs Triolet, 7 p.m.

Zone 4 High School Fastpitch
MCI at WC Miller, 4:15 p.m.
Sanford at Northlands Parkway, 4:15 p.m. Winkler
Morden at Garden Valley, 4:15 p.m. Winkler
Portage Collegiate at Carman (ppd)

Major League Baseball
Interleague
Toronto at St. Louis, 7:15 p.m.
American League
Kansas City at Chicago, 1:10 p.m.
Houston at Cleveland, 5:10 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Baltimore, 6:05 p.m.
Seattle at Detroit, 6:10 p.m.
New York at Boston, 6:10 p.m.
Minnesota at Texas, 7:05 p.m.
Oakland at Los Angeles, 9:07 p.m.
National League
Cincinnati at Milwaukee, 12:40 p.m.
Chicago at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m.
Miami at Philadelphia, 6:05 p.m.
Atlanta at New York, 6:10 p.m.
Washington at Colorado, 7:40 p.m.
San Diego at Arizona, 8:40 p.m.
Los Angeles at San Francisco, 9:15 p.m.

NBA Playoffs
Eastern Conference
Quarter-finals
Atlanta at Washington, 5 p.m.
(best of 7 series tied 2-2)
Chicago at Boston, 7:30 p.m.
(series tied 2-2)

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