Author Archives: Jean Mills

Author Archives: Jean Mills

Canada’s Streifel wins bronze at World Juniors

February 25, 2017

Team Canada’s Kristen Streifel will wrap up her junior curling career by bringing home a bronze medal after she and her team – vice-skip Chantele Broderson, second Kate Goodhelpsen, lead Brenna Bilassy, alternate Karlee Burgess and coach Amanda Dawn St. Laurent – dominated in a 6-3 win over South Korea today at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Streifel steals her way to semifinal at World Juniors

February 24, 2017

Canada’s Kristen Streifel stole her way to a 7-5 win over South Korea’s Min Ji Kim in the women’s Page 3 vs 4 playoff, earning a trip to the semifinal, while Tyler Tardi will finish out of playoff contention after losing 8-7 in a tie-breaker to Norway at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea today.

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Tiebreaker for Tardi; Streifel set for playoffs at World Juniors

February 23, 2017

An extra-end 9-8 loss to Scotland means Canada’s Tyler Tardi will have to win a tiebreaker against Norway in order to clinch a berth in the playoffs of the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Canada still working towards playoff berths at World Juniors

February 22, 2017

As the end of the round robin approaches, Team Canada’s Kristen Streifel and Tyler Tardi still need a few more wins to lock up a spot in the playoffs of the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Confidence builds for Tardi at World Juniors

February 21, 2017

Tyler Tardi poured on the offence in an 8-3 decision over Switzerland on Tuesday evening, a win that moves Canada into second place in the standings at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Strong day for Team Canada’s Streifel and Tardi at World Juniors

February 20, 2017

It was a good day for Canada at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships as both Kristen Streifel and Tyler Tardi posted strong wins at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Team Canada stays with leaders at World Juniors

February 19, 2017

Halfway through the round robin at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships in Gangneung, South Korea, Team Canada’s Tyler Tardi and Kristen Streifel are keeping themselves in position for playoffs.

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Streifel notches another win at World Juniors

February 18, 2017

Canada’s Kristen Streifel scored two in the final end to take an 8-6 win over Turkey on Saturday night at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Team Canada building momentum at World Juniors

February 17, 2017

Tyler Tardi and Kristen Streifel are staying close to the leaders as the round robin continues at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships today at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung, South Korea.

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MQFT with Kristen Streifel

February 16, 2017

This week, John sits down with the 2017 Canadian Junior Women’s Champion, Kristen Streifel. Originally from Saskatchewan, Kristen played for the green and white for three years on the national junior stage before moving to Alberta and hoisting her first Canadian title. She’ll be looking to win Canada’s fourth gold medal in a row at the World Junior Championships.

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Strong start for Canada at 2017 World Juniors

February 16, 2017

Canada’s two junior champions hit the ice at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships today at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung, South Korea, where Tyler Tardi kicked off with a win in the men’s one game of the day, and Kristen Streifel split her two matches, coming up just short in an 8-7 loss to Sweden.

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MQFT with Colin Hodgson

February 9, 2017

This week, John sits down with Colin Hodgson, lead for Reid Carruthers, co-owner of Dynasty Curling Apparel, and all-around good guy. It’s been quite the year for Team Carruthers, as they won two events – the Home Hardware Canada Cup and World Financial Group Continental Cup – a month apart from each other and sealed their berth in the 2017 Olympic Trials.

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Gold for Canada’s Kelsey Rocque at Winter Universiade

February 7, 2017

Kelsey Rocque and her University of Alberta team – vice-skip Danielle Schmiemann, second Taylor McDonald, lead Taylore Theroux and coach Garry Coderre – are coming home with a gold medal after cruising to an 8-3 win over Russia’s Victoria Moiseeva in the women’s curling final of the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Tuesday morning.

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Rocque will play for gold at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 6, 2017

Team Canada’s Kelsey Rocque earned a chance to play for the gold medal after defeating Sweden’s Isabella Wranaa, 7-4, in semifinal action at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on Monday.

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Rocque finishes first as round robin wraps up at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 4, 2017

University of Alberta’s Kelsey Rocque, and her team of vice-skip Danielle Schmiemann, second Taylor McDonald, lead Taylore Theroux and coach Garry Coderre are headed to the semifinals after finishing at the top of the standings at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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