The Moose Jaw Warriors are heading to Round 2 of the WHL Playoffs after completing a first-round sweep of the Brandon Wheat Kings. The Warriors were 6-2 winners last night.

Goaltender Jackson Unger made 35 saves with goals coming from Rilen Kovacevic, Atley Calvert, Lynden Lakovic, Denton Mateychuk, Matthew Savoie, and Jagger Firkus.

The Warriors' opponent for Round 2 is yet to be decided, but the Warriors will be hosting Games 1 and 2 at the Moose Jaw Events Centre.

playoff action continues tonight with saskatoon taking a 3-1 series lead into game 5 versus prince albert and the red deer rebels can advance with a win over medicine hat. the rebels with a 3-1 series lead.

In the IIHF Women's World Championship in Utica, New York, Canada beat Finland 4-1. Canada faces off against Switzerland this afternoon.

In NHL action, the Montreal Canadiens fell 7-4 to the Tampa Bay Lightning, Ottawa Senators were shutout by the Florida Panthers 6-0, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Calgary Flames 5-2.

The Blue Jays open a weekend series against the Yankees in New York today. Game time 11:00 am.

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