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Team Canada bound for playoffs at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 25, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — A team meeting between draws helped reignite Team Canada when it needed a spark the most. Canadian third Amy Nixon credited “Auntie Laurie” for getting the team back on track.

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Japan nails down Page 1-2 playoff berth at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 24, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT —Thursday was an historic day for Japanese curling. The country earned its first-ever spot in the Page 1-2 playoff game after dismantling both Scotland and Canada on the final day of round-robin play at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Japan, Russia closing in on playoff berths at Ford Worlds

March 24, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — A pair of teams took significant steps on Thursday morning toward nailing down playoff berths at the 2016 Ford World Women’s  Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 24

March 24, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Playoff race heats up at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 24, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Five teams remain in contention for four playoff spots after play Wednesday at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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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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South Korea steals way to win over Canada at Ford Worlds

March 23, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — The odds are long for South Korea to make the playoffs at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, but the team pulled a shocking upset on the afternoon draw Wednesday.

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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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Japan keeps on rolling at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 23, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Their coach, Calgary’s J.D. Lind, was a believer in Team Japan long before they arrived in Saskatchewan for the 2016 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Eye Opener – Mar. 23

March 23, 2016

The Eye Opener is the Official Daily Paper of the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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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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Big night for Scotland, Italy at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 23, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Since Scotland’s loss to Sweden in its first game at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, the teams have gone in opposite directions.

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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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Canada grinds out two more wins at 2016 Ford Worlds

March 22, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Canada’s Chelsea Carey won twice Tuesday at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, and did it without pulling her hair out. It was tempting, she said after the second game of the day.

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Canada remains in first-place logjam at Ford Worlds

March 22, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — The Team Canada train kept rolling on Tuesday morning at the 2016 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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