Tag Archives: 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Tag Archives: 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Alberta wins 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 29, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – Chelsea Carey took a deep breath in the hack and then delivered a last-rock draw for a single point that earned her Alberta team the Scotties Tournament of Heart championship Sunday evening.

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Team Canada wins Scotties bronze

February 28, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – Jennifer Jones made her last-rock draw a successful one to beat Kerri Einarson of Manitoba 8-7 to win the bronze medal game Sunday at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Northern Ontario shocks Team Canada to reach Scotties final

February 28, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – As Yogi Berra reputedly said, it was like deja-vu all over again. Krista McCarville and her Northern Ontario team from Thunder Bay simply refused to quit on Saturday, scoring back-to-back come-from-behind victories Saturday to advance to Sunday’s final at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Northern Ontario rallies to beat Manitoba and earn spot in Scotties semifinal

February 27, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – Krista McCarville of Northern Ontario stole three points in the final two ends to sneak past Manitoba 7-5 in the Page 3-4 game Saturday at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Playoff pairings set at 2016 Scotties

February 26, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — And then there four. A last-minute comeback from Manitoba’s Kerri Einarson, combined with an emphatic win by defending champ Jennifer Jones and Team Canada, on Friday morning at Revolution Place ensured that there would be no tiebreakers at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Scotties playoff spots still up for grabs

February 26, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – After 16 draws it will all come down to Friday morning’s final draw of the round robin to determine the playoff teams for the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. There are only two certainties. One, Chelsea Carey and her Alberta team, which finished 9-2 after escaping with a 6-5 win over Jolene Campbell of Saskatchewan (6-5; Regina) Thursday evening, will play in Friday night’s Page 1-2 playoff game as the top seed. Two, Jennifer Jones and Team Canada, 8-2 after their 7-4 win over Jenn Hanna of Ontario (5-5; Ottawa), will advance. But they could be in ...

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Family doesn’t count when it comes to playing each other at the Scotties

February 25, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – Jill Officer was hoping her niece, Kristin MacCuish, would make it to this year’s Scotties Tournament of Hearts, but when it came time to play each other on Thursday it was all business, not family.

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Alberta headed to Page 1-2 game at 2016 Scotties

February 25, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — It was a return to form that produced an early reward for Chelsea Carey and Team Alberta on Thursday morning at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Tightly bunched field in chase for Scotties playoff berths

February 25, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – Defending champion Jennifer Jones and Team Canada rolled to a fifth straight win Wednesday evening, but they remain just one of nine teams still chasing playoff spots in the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Einarson wins battle of Manitoba champs at Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 24, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — It’s not a long-standing rivalry, but Chelsea Carey and Kerri Einarson played like it was Wednesday, with the current Manitoba champion knocking off her former provincial rival.

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Alberta rebounds in style at Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 24, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — Nobody on Team Alberta was particularly pleased stepping off the ice Tuesday night at Revolution Place following a so-so day at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Hall of Famer Charette enjoying his work with Larouche

February 23, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — Pierre Charette has been gaining a new appreciation for arguably the finest female curler his home province of Quebec has ever produced.

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Team Canada evens record while Alberta gets to 5-0 at Scotties

February 23, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – Team Canada got back on even ground while Alberta kept rolling right along Monday evening in the seventh draw at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts at Revolution Place. Jennifer Jones and her Winnipeg crew of third Kaitlyn Lawes, second Jill Officer, lead Dawn McEwen, alternate Jennifer Clark-Rouire and coach Wendy Morgan subdued a stubborn Newfoundland-Labrador team 6-4 to even their record at 2-2. One sheet over Chelsea Carey and her Calgary foursome had their hands full but finally got past Suzanne Birt of Prince Edward Island (Charlottetown) 5-4. It was Alberta’s second win of the day ...

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Alberta wins squeaker to remain only unbeaten team at Scotties

February 22, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – Alberta remains the only unbeaten team Monday after six draws at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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McCarville’s clutch draw beats Canada; N. Ontario remains unbeaten

February 22, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — Krista McCarville calmed her nerves and drew the draw with her final stone in the 10th end to score two and beat Team Canada’s Jennifer Jones 8-7 at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts Sunday evening.

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