Posts Tagged ‘2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling’
The rallying cry around Moose Jaw over the past several months has been “You Gotta Be There!” for the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling. And the community responded in a big way, establishing a new attendance record for the ten-year history of the event.
Jeff Stoughton can heave a sigh of relief. With his 4-3 victory over Glenn Howard in the men’s final of the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling, he not only wins the event for the first time, but he also secures himself a spot in the 2013 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings in his hometown Winnipeg.
Saskatoon’s Stefanie Lawton has secured her place in the 2013 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings after defeating Team Jones, skipped by Kaitlyn Lawes, 6-4 in front of a record-breaking Saskatchewan crowd in the Women’s Final of the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling on Sunday morning.
In semi-final action at the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup, Glenn Howard showed the kind of form that propelled him to last season’s Brier and World championships, powering over Mike McEwen 9-6 in nine ends.
Team Jones, with Kaitlyn Lawes skipping, will play Stefanie Lawton in the final of the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling after defeating Heather Nedohin by a score of 9-5 in an exciting women’s semi final Saturday afternoon.