Author Archives: Jean Mills (page 30)

Author Archives: Jean Mills

Carey gets first win; Howard finds form

November 30, 2012

Chelsea Carey and her team of Kristy McDonald, Kristen Foster and Lindsay Titheridge are feeling a little less pressure tonight after notching their first win of the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup, a 7-4 victory over Cathy Overton-Clapham.

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Stoughton, McEwen and Lawton lead the way

November 29, 2012

Jeff Stoughton kept his undefeated record alive with a decisive 10-4 win over a struggling Kevin Martin, joining Mike McEwen at the top of the leaderboard after five draws at the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling.

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Undefeated teams keep momentum rolling

November 29, 2012

Undefeated teams Mike McEwen and Stefanie Lawton won in extra ends to keep the momentum rolling on the second day of round robin play at the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling in Moose Jaw.

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Only four teams remain undefeated after Day 1

November 29, 2012

The standings are beginning to take shape after Draw 3 of the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup, with four teams – Jones, Lawton, Stoughton and McEwen – remaining undefeated, and four – Howard, Gushue, Carey and Overton-Clapham – still looking for their first win.

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Lawton Notches Another Win

November 28, 2012

After a big 10-4 win this morning over Sherry Middaugh, Stefanie Lawton notched another one against 2012 Scotties Tournament of Hearts winner Heather Nedohin. Tied 1-1 after four ends, Lawton applied the pressure in five.  Nedohin came up short on her draw on the last rock of the end, and Lawton scored 4 to take a 5-1 lead into the break – and give the hometown Saskatchewan fans something to cheer about.

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Epic start for Epping in Moose Jaw

November 28, 2012

Ontario’s John Epping came out swinging against last year’s champion in Draw One of the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling which began this morning with eight teams in action.

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PEI Special Olympics Curling Team wins National Honour

November 26, 2012

In February they were gold medalists at the 2012 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games. In May they were named PEI Curling’s Team of the Year. Now there’s one more honour ahead for PEI’s Special Olympics curling team. On Thursday, November 29 in Toronto, these curlers and their coaches will take the stage to receive their award as 2012 Special Olympics Canada’s Team of the Year.

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Ontario Women, Alberta Men win 2012 The Dominion Curling Club Championship

November 24, 2012

Ontario and Alberta are the winners of the 2012 The Dominion Curling Club Championship. In Finals action today at the Scarboro Golf and Country Club, Ontario’s Caroline Deans and her team of Sheri-Lynn Collyer (Third), Kendra Lafleur (Second), Lynne Stapley (Lead) won the Women’s title and Alberta’s Dan Sherrard (Skip), Brandon Klassen (Third), Kyle Reynolds (Second) and Todd Kaasten won the Men’s.

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On to the Finals at The Dominion Curling Club Championship

November 24, 2012

After a day of tie-breakers and semi-finals, the final four teams are set to compete for the Men’s and Women’s titles at the 2012 The Dominion Curling Club Championship.

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Heading to Playoffs at The Dominion Curling Club Championship

November 23, 2012

The last four draws of round robin competition at the fourth annual The Dominion Curling Club Championships wrapped up on Thursday, positioning Manitoba and Saskatchewan at the top of the Men’s division, and Ontario and Manitoba atop the Women’s.

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Day Three at The Dominion Curling Club Championship

November 22, 2012

The leaders are starting to emerge at the fourth annual The Dominion Curling Club Championship taking place at the Scarboro Golf and Country Club this week. After Day Three of the round robin competition, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta sit undefeated at the top of the Men’s standings, and Ontario holds the undefeated position in the Women’s, with Manitoba, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia close behind.

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Around the House: Archival Photos and Vintage Curling Gear in Vancouver

November 21, 2012

Centennial celebrations continue at the Vancouver Curling Club, and the season has already been busy with bonspiels and banquets. Among the highlights was a special photo shoot: VCC members assembled on the ice in an effort to recreate a 1949 image from the club’s archives.

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Leaders Emerge on Day Two of The Dominion Curling Club Championship

November 21, 2012

On Day Two of round robin play at the fourth annual The Dominion Curling Club Championship, teams from the Prairies continued to dominate on the Men’s side, while four teams remain undefeated on the Women’s.

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First Day Action at The Dominion Curling Club Championship

November 20, 2012

Round robin play began at 2012 The Dominion Curling Club Championship, being held at the Scarboro Golf and Curling Club, with men’s and women’s teams on the ice for their first draws Monday afternoon and evening.

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Around the House: Community Funspiel Kicks Off Season in North Bay, Ontario

November 7, 2012

For regular curlers, the season often kicks off with a club bonspiel to get everyone back on the ice and ready for action.  At North Bay Granite, in North Bay, Ontario, an October funspiel brings the local community together for a whole week of curling activities and ensures anyone with an urge to start curling has a positive first exposure to the sport.

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