Broomball players from across the province will converge on Corner Brook this week in pursuit of gold.
The Pepsi Centre is the venue for the 2014 Broomball Newfoundland and Labrador Men‚Äôs and Women‚Äôs Championships with Corner Brook entering a host team in both genders.
The battle for gold on the men‚Äôs side will see Stephenville, Bishop‚Äôs Falls, Goose Cove and Goose Bay challenge the host team.
The women‚Äôs tournament will feature Corner Brook, Goose Bay, Twin Towns, St. Anthony and the Western Sabres battling in a single round-robin affair with the top two teams playing for gold Saturday at the Pepsi Centre.
Corner Brook will battle St. Anthony in the opening game on the women‚Äôs side at 3 p.m. today, while Corner Brook will tangle with rival Stephenville at 4 p.m. in the opening game of the men‚Äôs tournament.
For a complete tournament schedule see page 14 in today's Western Star.