Tag Archives: Manitoba (page 2)

Tag Archives: Manitoba

Northern Ontario beats Team Canada to remain a perfect 4-0 at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 7, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier, Northern Ontario third Ryan Fry checks the stones line after delivering his stone as  Team Canada second Carter Rycroft checks the path over his shoulder during draw 7 at the Brier. michael burns photo
March 7, 2016

OTTAWA – There are turning points in games – both on the scoreboard and in the minds of players – and for Brad Jacobs and his still unbeaten Northern Ontario teammates, that came early Monday evening against Pat Simmons and Team Canada.

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P.E.I. knocks Team Canada from unbeaten ranks at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 7, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Open Cermonies Draw 6,Military  Honour Guard. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 7, 2016

OTTAWA – Adam Casey of P.E.I. tapped back a Team Canada counter with his final stone to score two in the 10th end and upset unbeaten Pat Simmons of Calgary 6-4 Monday at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Ménard gets first Tim Hortons Brier win in front of friendly fans

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Jean-Michel Menard, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA — Jean-Michel Ménard of Quebec cracked open a tight game with three in the ninth end Sunday to get past Adam Casey of Prince Edward Island for his first win at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Saskatchewan, Alberta get vital wins at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Brier Bear. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan kept himself in the thick of the chase Sunday afternoon with a vital 8-4 win over Jim Cotter of B.C. at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Team Canada improves to 2-0 at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Team Canada skip Pat Simmons. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

It’s hardly breaking news that the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier features the most talented array of teams in the rich history of the Canadian men’s curling championship.

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Northern Ontario gets extra-end win over Saskatchewan

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier. Northern.Ontario  lead Ryan Harnden, second E.J.Harnden, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan came up short with his last-rock draw in the 11th end Saturday, allowing Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario to take a 6-5 win without having to throw his final stone.

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Veteran Gushue spoils McEwen’s debut at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.NL skip Brad Gushue reacts after defeating Manitoba's Mike McEwen in an extra end 5-4 in draw 1 of the Brier. michael burns photo
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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Team Canada wins Scotties bronze

Team Canada and daughters, the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
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 rallies to beat Manitoba and earn spot in Scotties semifinal

Northern Ontario skip Krista McCarville in the 3/4 playoff game at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
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

Team Manitoba wins and makes the playoff picture clear here at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
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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Tightly bunched field in chase for Scotties playoff berths

Team Canada third Kaitlyn Lawes in draw thirteen action at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
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

Team Manitoba skip Kerri Einarson call the shot in draw five action at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
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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Manitoba’s Einarson ecstatic over first Scotties victory

Team Manitoba Manitoba Skip: Kerri Einarson Third: Selena Kaatz Second: Liz Fyfe Lead: Kristin MacCuish in draw two action at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
February 21, 2016

To say Kerri Einarson was excited to win her first game at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts would be a huge understatement.

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Four in a row for Manitoba men at Canadian Junior Championships

Stratford Ont.Jan 31 2016.Canadian Junior Curling Championship.Manitoba skip Matt Dunstone,third Colton Lott, second Kyle Doering, lead Rob Gordon, coach Calvin Edie, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
January 31, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — He started the run in 2013, and he extended it in 2016. Matt Dunstone and his team from Winnipeg claimed Manitoba’s fourth consecutive men’s gold medal at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championship, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario, Sunday in Stratford, Ont., beating Northern Ontario’s Tanner Horgan (Copper Cliff) 11-4 in the final.

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Manitoba has another shot at gold at 2016 Canadian Junior Championships

Stratford Ont.Jan 30 2016.Canadian Junior Curling Championship.Manitoba fans, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
January 30, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Matt Dunstone and Colton Lott are hoping Sunday afternoon will be worth the wait. The Manitoba skip and third won men’s gold at the 2013 Canadian Juniors in Fort McMurray, Alta., but their return visit to the national championship was put on hold after losing back-to-back Manitoba finals to Braden Calvert, who would win the national title in 2014 and 2015.

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