Author Archives: Jean Mills (page 2)

Author Archives: Jean Mills

Canada cruises to 12-0 win on first day of 2018 World Mixed Doubles

April 21, 2018

Canada’s Laura Crocker and Kirk Muyres kicked off the 2018 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship with a comfortable 12-0 win over Ireland in Östersund, Sweden, this morning.

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Under-18 teams ready for playoffs on Saturday in St. Andrews

April 13, 2018

Alberta’s Ryan Jacques and Nova Scotia’s Graeme Weagle are through to the semifinals on the Boys’ side of the 2018 Under-18 Curling Championships, with Ontario’s Madelyn Warriner and Saskatchewan’s Skylar Ackerman moving on to the Girls’ semifinals on Saturday afternoon in St. Andrews, N.B.

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Moncton curler making an impression at Under-18 championship

April 13, 2018

Carly Smith of Moncton, N.B., has been curling since she was six, and this week she’s competing at the 2018 Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships in St. Andrews, playing third for Team New Brunswick (Host) team – a second provincial team added to the competition to even out the pools at seven each.

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Championship round set at Under-18 Curling Championships

April 12, 2018

The round robin wrapped up on Thursday night, and sixteen teams – eight boys’, eight girls’ – will now move on to the Championship double-knockout round of the 2018 Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships in St. Andrews, N.B.

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Three teams still undefeated at Under-18 championships

April 11, 2018

Quebec and Ontario women continue to roll undefeated through the round robin, with the 2017 champions from Northern Ontario dominating on the men’s side at the 2018 Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships in St. Andrews, N.B.

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Undefeated teams emerge at Under-18 championships

April 10, 2018

All teams were in action on Tuesday at the 2018 Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships in St. Andrews, N.B., with pool play underway to determine who will move on to the championship round later this week.

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Under-18 Canadian championships now underway in St. Andrews, N.B.

April 9, 2018

The 2018 Canadian Boys and Girls Under-18 Curling Championships kicked off with the opening draw on Monday night in St. Andrews, N.B.

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Saskatchewan claims 2018 Canadian Wheelchair Curling title

April 1, 2018

Saskatchewan’s Marie Wright is the new Canadian Wheelchair Curling champion, and she had to defeat her Team Canada Paralympic teammates to do it.

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Crocker and Muyres win Canadian Mixed Doubles gold

April 1, 2018

Laura Crocker and Kirk Muyres will be wearing Team Canada jackets at the world championship in Östersund, Sweden, after defeating Kadriana Sahaidak and Colton Lott, 8-7, in the finals of the 2018 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship today in Leduc, Alta.

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Semifinals of 2018 Canadian Mixed Doubles include something old and something new

April 1, 2018

The semifinal match-ups are set at the 2018 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship and they feature something old and something new – “old”, as in the reigning 2017 champions and “new”, referring to the youngest team in the competition.

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Paralympic teammates will battle each other for Canadian gold at Wheelchair Championship

March 31, 2018

Saskatchewan will try to wrest the gold medal from reigning champion Manitoba when the two face off in the final of the 2018 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship tomorrow in Leduc, Alta.

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Playoff match-ups are set at Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship

March 31, 2018

The action intensified as playoffs loomed on the final day of round robin pool play at the 2018 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Leduc, Alta., and when the dust settled, the youngest team in the competition was sitting in first place overall.

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Undefeated Saskatchewan leads the way to playoffs at Canadian wheelchair championship

March 30, 2018

The playoff match-ups are set at the 2018 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship in Leduc after the final round robin draw wrapped up on Friday afternoon in front of a full house in the curling club of the Leduc Recreation Centre.

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Finding the perfect teammate is the “magic” of mixed doubles

March 30, 2018

After the first full day of competition at the 2018 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship the leaders are starting to emerge, but even going undefeated so far doesn’t mean this is going to be easy, says Joanne Courtney, who, with mixed doubles partner Reid Carruthers, scored another win on Thursday night to join a handful of teams with 4-0 records.

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B.C. moves into second place at Canadian Wheelchair Championships

March 30, 2018

Marie Wright and her Saskatchewan team continue to lead the pack, but British Columbia’s Darryl Neighbour moved into solid second place in the standings after scoring a 7-3 win over Ontario’s Chris Rees in Draw 7 at the 2018 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship on Thursday evening in Leduc, Alta.

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