The Victoria Day Classic, hosted by the St. Albert Soccer Association, is underway for 30 male and 28 female teams.

The tournament draw features 15 Tier 1, 38 Tier 2 and five Tier 3 teams.

The St. Albert Impact are represented in several male and female divisions.

Medals will be awarded in U10 (pool A male, pool A female), U12 (pool A and B male, pool A female), U14 (pool A and B male, pool A female), U16 (pool A female) and U18 (pool A male, pool A female).

Field locations are Riel Park, Riel turf, St. Albert Rugby Football Club, Grosvenor, Salisbury, Forest Park and Hodgson Park, off Heritage Drive.

Visit for schedules and results.

Meanwhile, the Phoenix U15 female Tier 1 team is challenging all teams at the tournament to contribute new hygiene supplies for the Fort McMurray evacuees.

A truck will be set up in the SASA parking lot this weekend to receive contributions.

For more information, contact Nicole at 780-994-8592.

The 27th annual Senior Bowl High School Football All-Star Game kicks off Monday for five Paul Kane Blues and three Bellerose Bulldogs on the north team

It’s a noon start time between the north and south at Commonwealth Stadium.

Tickets are $10. Admission is free for Fort McMurray evacuees.

Paul Kane will be represented by quarterback Brendan Guy, receiver Tanner Buchanan, offensive lineman Zach Dreger, kicker/punter Rosario Cammarata and defensive lineman Julian Pawlychka.

The Bellerose players are receiver Jaedon Carroll, offensive lineman Matt Flatla and defensive lineman Matt Heinrichs.

The 42-man north roster was selected at tryouts for graduating Grade 12 players.

The first annual Merch Madness Cup golf tournament, hosted by the St. Albert Junior B Merchants, tees off June 10 at the Sturgeon Valley Golf & Country Club.

The format is four-person scramble.

The shotgun start is 8 a.m. and dinner is 1:30 p.m.

Awards/prizes will be awarded to the winning team, most honest, longest drive, longest putt and closest to the pin.

A number of professional hockey players will be in attendance, allowing golfers the opportunity to “Beat the Pro” on certain holes.

Registrations for individuals, teams and sponsors can be done through

Proceeds will support the Merchants Hockey Club, Gord Hollett Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Red Cross for Fort McMurray evacuees.


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