Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 5)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

Award winners, all-stars announced at 2017 Scotties

February 24, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — A current player and a longtime coach were honoured during Friday’s Page playoff 1-2 game at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts at the Meridian Centre.

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Playoff pairing set at 2017 Scotties

February 24, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — It’s a final four that will feature no shortage of compelling Page playoff matchups at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Ontario, Manitoba headed to 2017 Scotties showdown

February 23, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Most skips at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts will tell you they keep their focus on the here and now, and that they don’t even know whom their next opponent is.

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Manitoba bounces back in style at 2017 Scotties

February 22, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — After a potentially shattering loss Tuesday night at the Meridian Centre, Manitoba skip Michelle Englot had no time to dwell on it at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Team Canada keeping pace at 2017 Scotties

February 21, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — They’re the defending champs, but they’re not the talk of the town — not yet, anyways — at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Curling Canada honours annual award-winners

February 20, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Three women who have put in countless hours behind the scenes to advance the sport of curling have won prestigious Curling Canada awards, it was announced on Monday.

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Team Canada hits the win column at the Scotties

February 19, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — It counted as a loss in the standings at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, but as far as Team Canada skip Chelsea Carey was concerned, her opening-day setback to Ontario’s Rachel Homan was a mission accomplished.

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Kleibrink’s Scotties return a success

February 18, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Shannon Kleibrink of Alberta is savouring every moment at this year’s Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Homan captures Ford Hot Shots title

February 18, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Rachel Homan had just signed the paperwork for a two-year lease for a 2017 Ford Escape SE when she issued a challenge to the men who will be competing at the upcoming Tim Hortons Brier in St. John’s.

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New Brunswick a step closer to qualifying

February 17, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Five hours after clinching spots in the final of the pre-qualifying event at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, Kerry Galusha of the Northwest Territories (Yellowknife) and Melissa Adams of New Brunswick (Fredericton) had a dress rehearsal Friday afternoon.

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Territories, New Brunswick into pre-qualifying final

February 17, 2017

ST. CATHARINES — Kerry Galusha of the Northwest Territories (Yellowknife) and Melissa Adams of New Brunswick (Fredericton) clinched spots Friday morning in the final of the pre-qualifying event at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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New skills unveiled for 23rd annual Ford Hot Shots competition

February 16, 2017

Some of the most iconic shots in curling history will be paid tribute in a brand-new Ford Hot Shots skills competition this season.

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2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts gets underway Saturday

February 15, 2017

An intriguing blend of new faces and veterans will take to the ice on Saturday at the Meridian Centre when the  2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts gets underway in St. Catharines, Ont.

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World Financial Group Continental Cup headed to London, Ont., in 2018

February 14, 2017

Curling’s biggest names will be headed to London, Ont., next year for the 2018 edition of the World Financial Group Continental Cup.

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2017 World Juniors begin Wednesday in South Korea

February 13, 2017

Canada’s teams will be looking for a third straight double-podium finish when the 2017 VoIP Defender World Junior Curling Championships get underway Wednesday (Eastern time) in Gangneung, South Korea.

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