Author Archives: Danny Lamoureux

Author Archives: Danny Lamoureux

CIS Award Winners

April 6, 2016

The 2016 CIS / Curling Canada University Championships were held in Kelowna, BC, March 20-23. Here are the award winners: 1st Team All Canadians – Men  (photo) lead: Edward Moore (Waterloo) second: Jason Ginter (Alberta) third: Karsten Sturmay (Alberta) skip: Aaron Squires (Wilfrid Laurier) & Thomas Scoffin (Alberta) (tie) 1st Team All Canadians – Women  (photo) lead: Ashley Nordin (Thompson Rivers) second: Taylor McDonald (Alberta) third: Erin Pincott (Thompson Rivers) skip: Corynn Brown (Thompson Rivers) 2nd Team All Canadians – Men  (photo) lead: Parker Konschuh (Alberta) second: Spencer Nuttall (Wilfrid Laurier) third: Richard Krell (Wilfrid Laurier) skip: none (tie for ...

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Pandas & Golden Hawks off to Kazakhstan!

March 23, 2016

The medal round on the women’s side of the 2016 CIS / Curling Canada University Tournament had the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack against the University of Alberta Pandas for the gold medal.

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Pre-tournament favourites advance to gold medal games

March 23, 2016

On Wednesday morning in the men’s draw both of the top seeded teams advanced to vie for the title of CIS / Curling Canada University champion. The University of Alberta Golden Bears took just eight ends to end the Brock Badgers’ quest for CIS gold with a 9-3 victory and advance to the gold medal match. A key moment was scoring four in the fourth end to take a 7-1 lead. “We stayed patient in that game,” explained Scoffin. “There were some good shots being made back and forth. It didn’t look like we were going to have a big ...

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Medal round set at University Championships

March 23, 2016

(by Jesse Matthews) On Tuesday night all but one of the eight playoff spots had already been decided for Wednesday’s semifinals, and it was in the women’s draw.  

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Golden Bears and Pandas leading the pack

March 22, 2016

Just one team remains with a perfect record in the CIS / Curling Canada National University Championships. (by Jesse Matthews)

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Alberta & Wilfrid Laurier in men’s playoffs

March 22, 2016

On the men’s side, the fifth draw of the CIS / Curling Canada National University Championships saw two teams competing with a chance to stay perfect on the tournament through the second day.

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Five alive at women’s university championship

March 21, 2016

The second draw for the women’s side on Monday saw the reborn Brandon Bobcats program, skipped by Janelle Vachon, take on the Samantha Crook’s as-yet winless Varsity Reds from UNB.

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Dalhousie women unbeaten

March 21, 2016

by Jesse Matthews On Monday morning in the women’s draw at the CIS / Curling Canada University Championships, Brock took on Brandon, Dalhousie squared off against Wilfrid Laurier, Guelph faced Thompson Rivers and Alberta matched up against New Brunswick.

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World champ has Dalhousie on a roll in Kelowna

March 21, 2016

by Grayson Leahy For the women’s tournament at the CIS / Curling Canada University Championships, the second draw on Sunday put UNB against Laurier, Alberta against Guelph, Brock against Dalhousie, and Brandon against TRU. The Brock Badgers (Terri Weeks) and Dalhousie Tigers (Kristin Clarke) left the first and second ends blank, before the Tigers scored first in the third. With never more than a single point scored in any end, the Tigers held a 4-1 lead after the seventh, before Brock took one in both the eighth and ninth to pull within one heading into the final end. The only ...

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Wolf Pack on the prowl early at CIS-Curling Canada Championships

March 20, 2016

By Grayson Leahy The 2016 CIS / Curling Canada University Championships opening draw at the Kelowna Curling Club had the host UBC Okanagan Heat men taking on the Sir Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks. While the Heat earned an automatic bid as the host team, and have few competitive games under their proverbial belt, the Golden Hawks are considered to be one of the favourites in the tournament.

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Going for Gold!

March 28, 2015

The teams are set for the gold medal games at the 2015 Everest Canadian Senior Men’s & Women’s Curling Championships at the Thistle CC in Edmonton.

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Table is set for Championship Saturday at Everest Seniors

March 28, 2015

The match-ups are in place for the semifinals of the 2015 Everest Canadian Senior Men’s & Women’s Curling Championships at the Thistle CC in Edmonton.

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Playoff picture clearer for Senior Women

March 27, 2015

As a result of the games in this 21st draw of the 2015 Everest Canadian Senior Women’s Curling Championship at the Thistle CC in Edmonton, the teams advancing to the playoffs have been identified.

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Alberta and Manitoba stay on top

March 27, 2015

Alberta’s Glen Hansen and Manitoba’s Randy Neufeld have earned berths to Saturday’s semi finals at the 2015 Everest Canadian Seniors Curling Championships at the Thistle CC in Edmonton.

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Hackner upset by Nunavut

March 26, 2015

Ed Sattelberger of the Iqaluit C.C. defeated Al Hackner 10-5 in Thursday afternoon’s draw at the 2015 Everest Canadian Senior Curling Championships at the Thistle C.C. in Edmonton.

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