Tag Archives: Alberta (page 3)

Tag Archives: Alberta

Veteran Gushue spoils McEwen’s debut at Tim Hortons Brier

March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Veteran Brad Gushue spoiled Mike McEwen’s debut in the Tim Hortons Brier Saturday, making a last-rock hit-and-stick in the 11th end for a 5-4 victory in the event’s opening draw.

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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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Alberta takes a step closer to Scotties gold

February 27, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – A smokin’ hot Chelsea Carey and her Alberta teammates rolled past Jennifer Jones and Team Canada 7-5 in the Page 1-2 playoff game Friday evening to earn a spot in Sunday’s gold-medal final of the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Canada will play in Saturday’s semifinal against the winner of the Page 3-4 game Saturday afternoon between Krista McCarville of Northern Ontario (Thunder Bay) and Kerri Einarson of Manitoba (East St. Paul). “That may be the most fun I’ve ever had curling,” said Carey. “I felt really calm (before the game), which is always the part that’s ...

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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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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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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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Young Saskatchewan team keeping pace at the Scotties

February 23, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. – They are among the youngest and least experienced teams here, but Team Saskatchewan, skipped by Jolene Campbell, is keeping pace with the field at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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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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Alberta claims gold at 2016 Canadian Mixed

November 14, 2015

Mick Lizmore and his Alberta teammates will get another chance to wear the Maple Leaf on their backs.

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Alberta, Saskatchewan to play for gold in Toronto

November 14, 2015

The two winningest provinces in the event’s history will do battle today at 4 p.m. Eastern in the final of the 2016 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship.

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Alberta, Manitoba win gold at 2015 Everest Canadian Seniors

March 28, 2015

Prairie provinces stood tall on the medal podium on Saturday afternoon at the Thistle Club in Edmonton.

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Kevin wins Tim Hortons Brier battle of Koes

March 5, 2015

They shook hands before and after the game and had a brief chat in the third end but otherwise the two Koe brothers fought tooth-and-nail Wednesday evening, both desperately needing a win – albeit for different reasons – at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Gushue delivers stunning Tim Hortons Brier game-winner

March 4, 2015

Brad Gushue nearly jumped out of his shoes after a spectacular final shot he called his best ever gave his Newfoundland-Labrador team a heart-stopping 8-7 victory over Alberta Wednesday at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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