Tag Archives: Manitoba

Tag Archives: Manitoba

Manitoba wins first showdown against Ontario

February 23, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Manitoba’s Michelle Englot secured the No. 1 spot in the Page playoffs at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts on Thursday, with an easy 9-5 win over previously unbeaten Rachel Homan of Ontario.

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Ontario is playoff-bound at 2017 Scotties

February 22, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Ontario’s Rachel Homan isn’t thinking about running the table for a second time at the Scotties Tournament Hearts.

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Manitoba bounces back in style at 2017 Scotties

February 22, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — After a potentially shattering loss Tuesday night at the Meridian Centre, Manitoba skip Michelle Englot had no time to dwell on it at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Team Canada hits the win column at the Scotties

February 19, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — It counted as a loss in the standings at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, but as far as Team Canada skip Chelsea Carey was concerned, her opening-day setback to Ontario’s Rachel Homan was a mission accomplished.

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Ontario knocks defending champs to open 2017 Scotties

February 18, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – After a one-year absence, Rachel Homan is happy to be back at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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A new Ryan Express riding high at 2017 Canadian Juniors

January 24, 2017

When JT Ryan needs some strategy advice, suffice it to say he’s got some pretty decent options.

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Northern Ontario, Manitoba take aim at Canadian Mixed gold

November 19, 2016

It’ll be a Northern Ontario-Manitoba clash for gold today at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Yarmouth, N.S.

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2018 Canadian Mixed to be hosted by Swan River, Man.

October 5, 2016

Canada’s best four-player mixed curling teams will be headed to the Swan Valley in Manitoba to contest a national championship, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Former Brier champ Vic Peters passes away

March 28, 2016

A long battle with cancer came to an end Sunday evening as 1992 Brier champ Vic Peters of Winnipeg passed away at the age of 61.

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Hot-shooting Koe leads Alberta to Tim Hortons Brier championship

March 13, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe’s razor-thin pick of a Brad Gushue counter in the seventh end was the pivotal shot that led to Alberta’s 9-5 win over Newfoundland-Labrador in the championship game of the Tim Hortons Brier Sunday evening.

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Eleventh end single gives Northern Ontario Tim Hortons Brier bronze medal

March 13, 2016

OTTAWA — Brad Jacobs had a tough time getting up for the Tim Hortons Brier bronze-medal game Sunday and he was short on the house on his first draw, but he and his Northern Ontario teammates got it together in time to get past Mike McEwen of Manitoba 7-6 in 11 ends.

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Measurement gives Alberta semifinal win over Northern Ontario

March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – It took 10 nail-biting ends and a measurement on the winning point for Kevin Koe of Alberta to get by Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 6-5 in the Tim Hortons Brier semifinal Saturday evening.

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“Perfect game” gives Alberta win over Manitoba in Page 3-4 game

March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe made all the shots he had to while Mike McEwen had some early struggles and that was more than enough for Alberta to take a 7-5 victory over Manitoba in the Tim Hortons Brier Page 3-4 playoff game Saturday.

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Newfoundland-Labrador advances to final of Tim Hortons Brier

March 11, 2016

OTTAWA – Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador made a gentle tapback to count one in the 11th end Friday to beat Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 7-6 in the Page 1-2 playoff game and earn a berth in Sunday’s gold-medal game of the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Playoff pairings set at 2016 Tim Hortons Brier

March 11, 2016

OTTAWA — It’s down to the final four at the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier. Friday morning’s final draw of round-robin play was meaningless in terms of determining playoff pairings, but it was important for playoff teams wanting to generate some momentum going into the medal round.

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