Tag Archives: Manitoba (page 4)

Tag Archives: Manitoba

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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Tightly bunched field in chase for Scotties playoff berths

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

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

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

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

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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Manitoba men remain perfect at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 25, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Kyle Doering is hardly shy about explaining one of the more awkward, and potentially embarrassing, situations that you can have in the sport of curling.

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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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Team Canada triumphs in Tim Hortons Brier Battle of Alberta

March 4, 2015

The highly anticipated historical Battle of Alberta between Team Canada and Alberta turned out to be an intense game of cat and mouse between two rival teams that refused to give an inch Tuesday at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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B.C. survives another Tim Hortons Brier nailbiter

March 3, 2015

Jim Cotter and his B.C. team have played their share of tight games so they weren’t fazed by another one Tuesday morning, hanging tough until they got the break they wanted in the ninth end to score four and beat Mark Kean of Ontario 8-3 in Draw 8 of the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Northern Ontario remains perfect at Tim Hortons Brier

March 3, 2015

Brad Jacobs and his Northern Ontario Olympic champions continued to roll along at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions, posting two victories Monday to stand alone atop the standings at 5-0, the only unbeaten team.

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Healthy Koe lifts Team Alberta to Brier win column

March 2, 2015

Kevin Koe shook off a case of suspected food poisoning to lead Alberta to a critical 7-3 victory over Mark Kean of Ontario Sunday in the fifth draw of the 2015 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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B.C. knocks off home-ice Albertans at Tim Hortons Brier

March 1, 2015

For several agonizing seconds Jim Cotter and his B.C. team watched helplessly as their potential game-winning rock slid ever so closely to the edge of the house before finally stopping to give them an 8-7 extra-end win over Kevin Koe of Alberta in the evening draw Saturday at the 2015 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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P.E.I. captures prequalifying final at Tim Hortons Brier

February 28, 2015

Prince Edward Island is moving on while the Yukon is going home.

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