Newfoundland & Labrador’s Jeff Thomas parlayed steals of one, two and one in ends four to six in defeating Saskatchewan’s Brad Heidt 8-5 in this afternoon’s tie breaker game for third place in the men’s section.
Thomas and his St. John’s foursome of Mark Noseworthy, Peter Hollett and Ross Young now advance to the men’s semi final against Alberta’s Brad Hannah.
That game will be played Friday, March 25 at 6:30 pm (EST).
The women’s semi final pits New Brunswick’s Heidi Hanlon against Saskatchewan’s Delores Syrota. That game will be played as well at 6:30 pm (EST) Friday.
The winners of the semi finals will advance to the championship finals of the 2011 World Financial Group Canadian Seniors against Kelly Robertson of Manitoba and Joyce Potter of Ontario respectively. The finals are set for 1:00 pm (EST) Saturday, March 26 in Digby, NS.