Sports Schedules 06/14/17

Truro Minor Football Association
Walk-in registration at the TAAC Ground Clubhouse for the 2017 season:
June 21st, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
July 19th, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Please bring a photocopy of your child's provincial health card. You can also register on-line at For more information, contact TMFA President Mary Shannon by email at or by phone 902-893-9365.

Female Hockey Registration
Any girl between the ages of nine and 18 wanting to play female hockey this coming season, in an all female league in either Pictou, Antigonish, Colchester or Cumberland counties, must sign up on the registry by August 9th. There is no fee to sign up, and the zone that applies to these areas is Fundy-Highland. Female teams in the Fundy Highland zone will be based on the registry numbers only. The link to the registry can be found on the Hockey Nova Scotia website.

Female Hockey Coaching
Applications are now available for female hockey in the Fundy Highland zone, which includes Antigonish, Colchester, and Pictou counties. Anyone interested in coaching female teams in all female leagues at both the A and AA level are asked to contact Fundy Highland coaching coordinator for an application. The email is The deadline for applications is July 1, 2017. 

Truro and Area Ladies 7 Aside Soccer
Starting June 18th and running until September. All ages over 25 are welcome, and all levels of skill. Play is at the Timbits Field off Park Street on Sundays from 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Please show up 15 minutes beforehand, bring soccer cleats, shin pads and socks, and dress for weather. For more information, call Holly at 902-986-9919 or find their Facebook page.

Truro Saints Rugby Club
Registration Night
Free BBQ and "try-it" night for all interested players and parents, June 15th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Truro Saints Rugby Club, 441 Farnham Mill Road. There will be an inflatable rugby field set up for all interested players to enjoy, while meeting their new teammates! Please bring visa/debit/Paypal for payment, and the child's health card.

Mini and Junior Programs
There are two non-contact mini age groups, ages 5-7 and 8-11, and one junior introduction-to-contact age group, for ages 12-15. The programs are designed around the Sport Nova Scotia long-term athlete development stages. This program runs weekly, every Thursday night from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Truro Saints Rugby Park, from June 20th to August 24th.

U18 Junior 7s
The girls and boys programs are excellent for new players looking to gain rugby experience before high school, or returning players to gain field time. Practices will run every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Truro Saints Rugby Park, from June 13th until August 24th. Games will be tournament-style on select weekends.

Active Start/FUNdamentals Mini Program
Ages 5-7, cost $31.98 (includes t-shirt), non-contact
Gear required: cleats, water bottle, athletic wear

Learn to Train Mini Program
Ages 8-11, cost $31.98 (includes t-shirt), non-contact
Gear required: cleats, water bottle, athletic wear

Train to Train Junior Program
Ages 12-15, cost $31.98 (includes t-shirt), introduction to contact
Gear required: mouthguard, cleats, water bottle, athletic wear

Train to Compete U18 Junior Program
Ages 16-18, cost $124.90 (includes t-shirt)
Gear required: mouthguard, cleats, water bottle, rugby shorts

For more information, email Meghan MacEachern at

Nova Scotia Senior Baseball League
Truro Bearcats at Kentville Wildcats, 7:30 p.m. (Memorial Park)

American League
Oakland (Gossett 0-0) at Miami (Volquez 3-7), 1:10 p.m.
Tampa Bay (Odorizzi 4-3) at Toronto (Liriano 3-2), 8:07 p.m.
Baltimore (Bundy 6-5) at Chicago White Sox (Gonzalez 4-7), 9:10 p.m.
Seattle (Gaviglio 2-1) at Minnesota (Santana 8-3), 9:10 p.m.
Texas (Cashner 3-5) at Houston (Martes 0-0), 9:10 p.m.
N.Y. Yankees (Pineda 7-3) at L.A. Angels (Shoemaker 6-3), 11:07 p.m.

National League
Cincinnati (Garrett 3-5) at San Diego (Chacin 5-5), 4:40 p.m.
Atlanta (Teheran 5-4) at Washington (Roark 6-3), 5:05 p.m.
Colorado (Marquez 4-3) at Pittsburgh (Kuhl 1-5), 8:05 p.m.
Chicago Cubs (Montgomery 0-3) at N.Y. Mets (Harvey 4-3), 8:10 p.m.
Milwaukee (Garza 2-2) at St. Louis (Leake 5-5), 9:15 p.m.

Oakland (Gossett 0-0) at Miami (Volquez 3-7), 1:10 p.m.
Kansas City (Hammel 2-6) at San Francisco (Cueto 5-5), 4:45 p.m.
Boston (Johnson 2-0) at Philadelphia (Hellickson 5-4), 8:05 p.m.
Arizona (Walker 4-3) at Detroit (Fulmer 6-4), 8:10 p.m.
L.A. Dodgers (McCarthy 5-3) at Cleveland (Kluber 5-2), 8:10 p.m.