http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/images/logo/204_The-Guardian2.jpgThe Guardianhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/The Guardian - SportsList of the latest articles from this category.http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports-12837Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:52:53 -0400Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:52:53 -0400enAthletics defeat Expos in five innings to start KCBL quarter-finalhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3854250/Athletics-defeat-Expos-in-five-innings-to-start-KCBL-quarter-final/1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:22:19 -0400Dominique Ryan had two hits, including a three-run home run, Sunday to lead the P.E.I. Brewing Company Athletics to a 12-1 win over the Charlottetown Expos. They have a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three Kings County Baseball League quarter-final. Josh Kirpatrick pitched five innings for the ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3854250/Athletics-defeat-Expos-in-five-innings-to-start-KCBL-quarter-final/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3854250/Athletics-defeat-Expos-in-five-innings-to-start-KCBL-quarter-final/13 Cheers Pub wins national fast pitch championshiphttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854222/3-Cheers-Pub-wins-national-fast-pitch-championship/1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:56:29 -0400The three-peat is complete for 3 Cheers Pub. The St. John’s, N.L., squad defeated city rivals the Kelly’s Pub Bulldogs 8-1 Sunday in Charlottetown in the Canadian senior men’s fast pitch championship game. “That’s what we came here to do and that’s what we accomplished,” said ace Sean ...<p><strong>Video:</strong> <a href="http://video.theguardian.pe.ca/3760650853001/3-Cheers-Pub-threepeats">http://video.theguardian.pe.ca/3760650853001/3-Cheers-Pub-threepeats</a></p>http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854222/3-Cheers-Pub-wins-national-fast-pitch-championship/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854222/3-Cheers-Pub-wins-national-fast-pitch-championship/1Fawcetts finish third at fast pitch championshiphttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854170/Fawcetts-finish-third-at-fast-pitch-championship/1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:18:55 -04003 Cheers Pub, Kelly's Pub to meet in 3 p.m. finalhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854170/Fawcetts-finish-third-at-fast-pitch-championship/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854170/Fawcetts-finish-third-at-fast-pitch-championship/1Islanders win extra-inning playoff game, take 2-0 series leadhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3854183/Islanders-win-extra-inning-playoff-game%2C-take-2-0-series-lead/1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:14:00 -0400The Charlottetown Gaudet’s Auto Body Islanders are a win away from advancing to the second round of the New Brunswick Senior Baseball League playoffs. The Islanders defeated the Hub City Brewers 5-4 in eight innings on Saturday in Moncton to take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-five quarter-final. ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3854183/Islanders-win-extra-inning-playoff-game%2C-take-2-0-series-lead/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3854183/Islanders-win-extra-inning-playoff-game%2C-take-2-0-series-lead/1English named UPEI women's basketball coachhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854181/English-named-UPEI-womens-basketball-coach/1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:01:00 -0400Mark English is the new women’s basketball coach at UPEI, the university announced on Saturday. “I am extremely excited to have this opportunity to coach this talented group of young women and cannot wait to get started,” English said in the news release. “It’s obviously late in the process, ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854181/English-named-UPEI-womens-basketball-coach/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-31/article-3854181/English-named-UPEI-womens-basketball-coach/1Quinn has passion for the game of softballhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3853796/Quinn-has-passion-for-the-game-of-softball/1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400Stratford resident is Softball Canada presidenthttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3853796/Quinn-has-passion-for-the-game-of-softball/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-31/article-3853796/Quinn-has-passion-for-the-game-of-softball/13 Cheers Pub defeats Fawcetts 10-0 to advance to finalhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-30/article-3854041/3-Cheers-Pub-defeats-Fawcetts-10-0-to-advance-to-final/1Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:19:13 -0400Charlottetown to play in Sunday's semifinalhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-30/article-3854041/3-Cheers-Pub-defeats-Fawcetts-10-0-to-advance-to-final/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-30/article-3854041/3-Cheers-Pub-defeats-Fawcetts-10-0-to-advance-to-final/1Updated: Islanders win opening game in senior baseball playoff serieshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-30/article-3853180/Updated%3A-Islanders-win-opening-game-in-senior-baseball-playoff-series/1Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:35:44 -0400Pitching and defence was the name of this game in the Charlottetown Gaudet’s Auto Body Islanders 1-0 victory over the Hub City Brewers in New Brunswick Senior Baseball League playoff action Friday in Charlottetown. Islanders’ starter Jordan Stevenson held the Brewers to four hits and made Alex ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-30/article-3853180/Updated%3A-Islanders-win-opening-game-in-senior-baseball-playoff-series/1creid@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Baseball/2014-08-30/article-3853180/Updated%3A-Islanders-win-opening-game-in-senior-baseball-playoff-series/1P.E.I. rower Emily Cameron going for gold at worldshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-30/article-3853179/P.E.I.-rower-Emily-Cameron-going-for-gold-at-worlds/1Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:31:09 -0400Emily Cameron will race for a gold medal today at the world rowing championships in Amsterdam. The 31-year-old Wilmot Valley native is a member of the Canadian women’s quadruple sculls team that finished third in Thursday’s semifinal. The top three boats advanced to the final. “We had really ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-30/article-3853179/P.E.I.-rower-Emily-Cameron-going-for-gold-at-worlds/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-30/article-3853179/P.E.I.-rower-Emily-Cameron-going-for-gold-at-worlds/1Fiddler's Facts: Fawcetts in key games at fast pitch nationalshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-30/article-3853178/Fiddlers-Facts%3A-Fawcetts-in-key-games-at-fast-pitch-nationals/1Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:27:26 -0400The Charlottetown John Brown Grille Fawcetts will continue their medal hunt today in the Canadian senior men’s fast pitch championship at Central Field in Charlottetown. The Fawcetts lost 8-1 Thursday night to Kelly’s Pub of Newfoundland and Labrador and saw their preliminary round record drop ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-30/article-3853178/Fiddlers-Facts%3A-Fawcetts-in-key-games-at-fast-pitch-nationals/1fiddlersfacts@hotmail.comSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-30/article-3853178/Fiddlers-Facts%3A-Fawcetts-in-key-games-at-fast-pitch-nationals/1Former Rocket forward taking pro hockey career to Californiahttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Hockey/2014-08-30/article-3853798/Former-Rocket-forward-taking-pro-hockey-career-to-California/1Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:00:00 -0400Josh Currie went south for his first professional hockey season. This year, he's going to the West Coast.The 21-year-old Charlottetown native signed a one-year ECHL contract with the Bakersfield Condors in California.He said it brings clarity and peace of mind with the hockey season quickly ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Hockey/2014-08-30/article-3853798/Former-Rocket-forward-taking-pro-hockey-career-to-California/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Hockey/2014-08-30/article-3853798/Former-Rocket-forward-taking-pro-hockey-career-to-California/1Fawcetts defeat Sooke, B.C., at fast pitch nationalshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3853165/Fawcetts-defeat-Sooke%2C-B.C.%2C-at-fast-pitch-nationals/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:58:15 -0400The Charlottetown John Brown Grille Fawcetts have a medal and two days to determine its colour. The Fawcetts defeated the Sooke Loggers from British Columbia 6-3 Friday in a double-life game at the Canadian senior men’s fast pitch championship in Charlottetown. They will play the two-time ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3853165/Fawcetts-defeat-Sooke%2C-B.C.%2C-at-fast-pitch-nationals/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3853165/Fawcetts-defeat-Sooke%2C-B.C.%2C-at-fast-pitch-nationals/1Pitching and timely hit carries the Islanders to win over Hub Cityhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3853147/Pitching-and-timely-hit-carries-the-Islanders-to-win-over-Hub-City/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:52:44 -0400Jordan Stevenson four-hit the Hub City Brewers and made Alex Abbott's first inning RBI stand in a 1-0 Game 1 playoff victory on Friday in Charlottetown. The Charlottetown Gaudet's Auto body Islanders lead the New Brunswick Senior Baseball League quarter-final series 1-0. Game 2 in the ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3853147/Pitching-and-timely-hit-carries-the-Islanders-to-win-over-Hub-City/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3853147/Pitching-and-timely-hit-carries-the-Islanders-to-win-over-Hub-City/1Connaughton retires from trackhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3852980/Connaughton-retires-from-track/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:14:56 -0400Olympic sprinter Jared Connaughton has retired. The New Haven runner made the announcement on Friday. “It’s time to devote myself to my wife and to our life as a unit,” Connaughton said. “I have started working as a strength and condition consultant in north Texas developing young, collegiate ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3852980/Connaughton-retires-from-track/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-29/article-3852980/Connaughton-retires-from-track/1Kelly's Pub beats Fawcetts 8-1http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-28/article-3851405/Kellys-Pub-beats-Fawcetts-8-1/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:41:05 -0400Brandon Horn hit Robbie Greene’s second pitch of the game over the fence. The Charlottetown John Brown Grille Fawcetts mustered only two more hits the rest of the way in an 8-1 loss to Kelly’s Pub on Thursday. Both teams concluded the round robin of the Canadian senior men’s fast pitch ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-28/article-3851405/Kellys-Pub-beats-Fawcetts-8-1/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-28/article-3851405/Kellys-Pub-beats-Fawcetts-8-1/1UPEI men's soccer team busy preparing for new seasonhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-28/article-3851403/UPEI-mens-soccer-team-busy-preparing-for-new-season/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:21:46 -0400With one week of hard training behind it, the UPEI Panthers men’s soccer team will continue preparing for the 2014 Atlantic University Sport season at home this weekend.The Panthers will play three pre-season matches as part of the annual Vince Mulligan Cup tournament at UPEI.The Panthers will ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-28/article-3851403/UPEI-mens-soccer-team-busy-preparing-for-new-season/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-28/article-3851403/UPEI-mens-soccer-team-busy-preparing-for-new-season/1Down The Backstretch: Whitesand Artist creates CDP masterpiecehttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-28/article-3851402/Down-The-Backstretch%3A-Whitesand-Artist-creates-CDP-masterpiece/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:16:04 -0400The date was Monday, Aug. 9, 1993, and a little black mare had just paced into the history books. Little Black Book won her $6,000 Gold Cup and Saucer trial in an unheard of 1:54 for driver Paul MacKenzie by five lengths over Rocket Le Ru (Mike MacDonald) and Christopher C Down (Jody ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-28/article-3851402/Down-The-Backstretch%3A-Whitesand-Artist-creates-CDP-masterpiece/1nicholasoakes@hotmail.comSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Other-sports/2014-08-28/article-3851402/Down-The-Backstretch%3A-Whitesand-Artist-creates-CDP-masterpiece/1Western Capitals make first round of cutshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Hockey/2014-08-28/article-3851400/Western-Capitals-make-first-round-of-cuts/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:11:40 -0400Summerside junior A hockey team to see game action this weekendhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Hockey/2014-08-28/article-3851400/Western-Capitals-make-first-round-of-cuts/1newsroom@journalpioneer.comSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Hockey/2014-08-28/article-3851400/Western-Capitals-make-first-round-of-cuts/1Hurricanes open football camp this weekendhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Football/2014-08-28/article-3851399/Hurricanes-open-football-camp-this-weekend/1Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:08:59 -0400The Holland College Hurricanes, last season’s Atlantic Football League champions, begin training camp this weekend at UPEI. Sessions start today, at 4 p.m., and are open to the public. Two-a-day practices go Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. each day.“We’ve had an excellent ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Football/2014-08-28/article-3851399/Hurricanes-open-football-camp-this-weekend/1Sportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/Football/2014-08-28/article-3851399/Hurricanes-open-football-camp-this-weekend/1Doucette drives in four runs in Fawcetts victoryhttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-28/article-3851278/Doucette-drives-in-four-runs-in-Fawcetts-victory/1Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:44:10 -0400Tyler Doucette had the game of his career Thursday in propelling the Charlottetown John Brown Grille Fawcetts to an 8-6 victory over the East Hants Mastodons. The win improved the Fawcetts to 3-2 while the Nova Scotia squad dropped to 2-3 at the Canadian senior men’s fast pitch championship. ...http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-28/article-3851278/Doucette-drives-in-four-runs-in-Fawcetts-victory/1jmalloy@theguardian.pe.caSportshttp://www.theguardian.pe.ca/Sports/2014-08-28/article-3851278/Doucette-drives-in-four-runs-in-Fawcetts-victory/1