Tag Archives: Newfoundland/Labrador

Tag Archives: Newfoundland/Labrador

Newfoundland/Labrador wins Tim Hortons Brier

March 12, 2017

Brad Gushue’s life-long pursuit has finally ended. The 36-year-old St. John’s native and his Newfoundland/Labrador teammates beat Kevin Koe and Team Canada 7-6 Sunday to win his first Tim Horton Brier title before a sellout audience of 6,471 screaming fans who filled Mile One Centre.

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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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Three tied for top spot at Tim Hortons Brier

March 9, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — It took skips’ last rocks – one successful and one not — to decide games that gave Team Canada and Newfoundland/Labrador victories Thursday that vaulted them to the top of the standings at the Tim Hortons 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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Home team scores big win at Tim Hortons Brier

March 7, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – Hometown hero Brad Gushue jumped on a golden opportunity in the fifth end and then made the crucial shots in the final few ends to beat Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 7-5 Tuesday to keep alive his playoff hopes 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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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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Newfoundland/Labrador completes two-win day at Scotties

February 15, 2015

The curling gods smiled on Heather Strong in her first win Sunday. Her Newfoundland/Labrador team’s second victory was all her own doing.

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Newfoundland/Labrador advance to main draw at Canadian Mixed

November 14, 2013

Newfoundland/Labrador skip Gary Oke has emerged from the Pre-Qualifying round

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Crucial win for Newfoundland/Labrador at Canadian Juniors

February 5, 2013

FORT McMURRAY, Alta. — There were two women’s home teams battling on Tuesday afternoon at the M&M Meat Shops Canadian Junior Curling Championships at the Suncor Community Leisure Centre.

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