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When the battle for the Saskatchewan berth in the 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts started out Jan. 23 in Balgonie, the 12-team field included three names that carry considerable weight in the competitive curling world.
The second team to lock down a spot in the 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts was determined January 13 at the Fort Smith Curling Club in the Northwest Territories when Kerry Galusha played her way to another shot at the Canadian Women’s Curling Championship.
The 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts – the Canadian Women’s Curling Championship – is booked into Kingston’s K-Rock Centre, February 16-24 and the top teams in the country are getting prepared to compete for a spot in the big show.
The 2012 Tim Hortons Brier will be on the ice this weekend at Saskatoon’s Credit Union Centre… but the first chance for fans to see the best curlers in the country comes Friday at the preliminary round of the 18th edition of Ford Hot Shots.
When all was said and done, the Scotties Tournament of Hearts round-robin results more or less reflected most pre-tournament predictions. Manitoba’s Jennifer Jones and her team of Kaitlyn Lawes, Jill Officer and Dawn Askin finished safely out front as predicted.