Tag Archives: Manitoba

Tag Archives: Manitoba

Manitoba wins Tim Hortons Brier bronze medal

March 12, 2017

They were two hurting teams after bitter losses one day earlier, but Manitoba and Northern Ontario put on a superb performance in the Tim Hortons Brier bronze-medal game Sunday.

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Team Canada rallies to win Tim Hortons Brier semifinal

March 11, 2017

Kevin Koe and Team Canada fought their way back from a 5-2 deficit to steal one in an extra end to defeat Mike McEwen of Manitoba 7-6 in the semifinal of the Tim Hortons Brier Saturday evening

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Gushue back into Tim Hortons Brier final

March 10, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Brad Gushue’s Brier dream is still alive. The Newfoundland/Labrador skip, playing on home ice in his hometown, and shooting almost perfect himself, led his team to a methodical 7-5 win over Mike McEwen of Manitoba (Winnipeg) in Friday’s Page 1-2 playoff game at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Manitoba claims first place in Tim Hortons Brier round robin

March 10, 2017

Mike McEwen of Manitoba and Brad Gushue of Newfoundland/Labrador won their final round-robin games Friday, setting up a head-to-head clash in tonight’s Page 1-2 playoff game at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Home team secures Page 1-2 berth at Tim Hortons Brier

March 9, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Brad Gushue is right where the rowdy crowd in Mile One Arena Thursday night wants him – in the Page playoff 1-2 game Friday night at the Tim Horton Brier.

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Team Canada closes in on Tim Hortons Brier playoff berth

March 8, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — The champs are in familiar territory at the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier. Kevin Koe’s Team Canada rink from Calgary ran its record to 6-2 and put itself in a solid position for a playoff berth with an 8-6 win over the Northwest Territories on Wednesday night at Mile One Centre in the always interesting Battle of the Koe Brothers.

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Manitoba rallies for win at Tim Hortons Brier

March 8, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – Manitoba flirted with disaster for a third straight game and needed two key shots by skip Mike McEwen to pull out a win and remain alone atop the standings at the Tim Hortons Brier Wednesday.

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Territories stun hometown favourites at Tim Hortons Brier

March 7, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Jamie Koe’s Northwest Territories team had every excuse to mail it in on Tuesday morning at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Just two teams unbeaten after two days at the Tim Hortons Brier

March 5, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – After just two days of play there’s only two unbeaten teams at the Tim Hortons Brier, and not surprisingly, one of those is Kevin Koe and Team Canada.

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Manitoba quiets St. John’s crowd with victory

March 5, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Mike McEwen left the ice early Sunday afternoon at Mile One Centre, fairly certain he was not exactly the most popular man in St. John’s.

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Team Gushue opens Tim Hortons Brier with emotion-filled victory

March 4, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – Brad Gushue’s bid to bring the Tim Hortons Brier title back to Newfoundland and Labrador began on a successful note Saturday.

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Ontario to clash with Manitoba for Scotties gold

February 25, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Manitoba’s Michelle Englot and Ontario’s Rachel Homan will play Sunday for the third time in four days. This time the Scotties Tournament of Hearts championship will be on the line.

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Englot, Manitoba a win away from Scotties gold

February 24, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Twenty-eight years ago, Michelle Englot won the bronze medal at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. She will have a medal of a different colour Sunday, all these years later, when she plays for gold.

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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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