Tag Archives: 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships

Tag Archives: 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships

Four in a row for Manitoba men at Canadian Junior Championships

January 31, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — He started the run in 2013, and he extended it in 2016. Matt Dunstone and his team from Winnipeg claimed Manitoba’s fourth consecutive men’s gold medal at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championship, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario, Sunday in Stratford, Ont., beating Northern Ontario’s Tanner Horgan (Copper Cliff) 11-4 in the final.

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Nova Scotia wins women’s gold at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 31, 2016

Mary Fay and Karlee Burgess will need an extra closet to store all of their Team Canada gear from this season.

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Manitoba has another shot at gold at 2016 Canadian Junior Championships

January 30, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Matt Dunstone and Colton Lott are hoping Sunday afternoon will be worth the wait. The Manitoba skip and third won men’s gold at the 2013 Canadian Juniors in Fort McMurray, Alta., but their return visit to the national championship was put on hold after losing back-to-back Manitoba finals to Braden Calvert, who would win the national title in 2014 and 2015.

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B.C. to play for women’s gold at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 30, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — It will be a battle of youthful skips to decide the women’s gold medal at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario.

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All-stars, award winners announced at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 29, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — The all-stars and other award winners at the 2016 Canadian Junior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario, were announced on Friday at the awards banquet at the Stratford Rotary Complex. ALL-STARS (determined by shooting percentages during the round robin) Women First Team Skip — Sarah Daniels, B.C. (81 per cent) Third — Marika Van Osch, B.C. (86 per cent) Second — Megan Moffat, Alberta (85 per cent) Lead — Sara Oliver, Manitoba (84 per cent) (Click here for photo of the women’s first all-star team) Second Team Skip — Selena Sturmay, Alberta (80 ...

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New Brunswick women prevail in 2016 Canadian Juniors tiebreaker

January 29, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — There were some nerves, admitted New Brunswick skip Justine Comeau, but that just goes with the responsibility of throwing the last rock.

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Nova Scotia women, Northern Ontario men headed to finals at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 29, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Mary Fay and her Nova Scotia teammate Karlee Burgess have a rare, almost unheard-of, opportunity in front of them.

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Northern Ontario wins extra-end thriller at 2016 Canadian Junior Championships

January 28, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — There was a distinct buzz in the air Thursday night at the Stratford Rotary Complex, and Tanner Horgan’s Northern Ontario team played a major role in generating it.

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Quebec skip fights through injury for big win at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 28, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — As gutsy performances go in the history of the Canadian Junior Curling Championships, you’d be hard-pressed to top the one put in by Quebec skip Félix Asselin on Thursday afternoon.

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Playoff races heating up at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 27, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — The standings boards are suddenly proving to be very intriguing at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario.

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Another historic day for Nunavut at 2016 Canadian Junior Championships

January 27, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — It took nearly four years for a Nunavut team to win a game at the Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario. Now, in less than 24 hours, there have been two Nunavut victories.

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Nunavut women make history at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 26, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — This was no normal post-game team hug. This was four years of history being pushed aside by Team Nunavut, finally able to savour a long-desired victory at the Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario.

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Northern Ontario men making noise at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 26, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Yes, absolutely, Northern Ontario skip Tanner Horgan is a firm believer in this season’s sweeping revolution that sees most elite teams using just one sweeper on certain shots.

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New Brunswick women riding hot streak at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 25, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — New Brunswick skip Justine Comeau had two priorities as she was watching her final shot Monday night at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario.

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Manitoba men remain perfect at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 25, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Kyle Doering is hardly shy about explaining one of the more awkward, and potentially embarrassing, situations that you can have in the sport of curling.

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