Tag Archives: Northern Ontario (page 2)

Tag Archives: Northern Ontario

Team Canada keeping pace at 2017 Scotties

February 21, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — They’re the defending champs, but they’re not the talk of the town — not yet, anyways — at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Ontario teams have shot at sweep at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 29, 2017

Matt Hall’s preparation for the 2017 Canadian Junior Curling Championships went well beyond the work he did in practice, throwing rock after rock.

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Alberta, Ontario to play for women’s gold at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 28, 2017

VICTORIA — It’ll be an Alberta-Ontario women’s final on Sunday at the 2017 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Ambrosia Apples.

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Northern Ontario teams off to playoffs at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 27, 2017

VICTORIA — Ten minutes after the game, there was still a look of disbelief on the face of Northern Ontario skip Krysta Burns.

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Nova Scotia, N. Ontario win tiebreakers at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 25, 2017

It may be a wildly unorthodox strategy, but it appears to be working for Kristin Clarke’s Nova Scotia team at the 2017 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Ambrosia Apples.

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Northern Ontario opens with win at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 22, 2017

VICTORIA — A year removed from a silver medal at the Canadian Junior Curling Championships, Tanner Horgan arrived in Victoria with not just a Northern Ontario moose emblem on his back.

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Northern Ontario wins gold at 2017 Canadian Mixed Championship

November 19, 2016

It was a result that skip Trevor Bonot didn’t plan for, but it was a result that, for all intents and purposes, put a Team Canada jacket on the 31-year-old skip from Thunder Bay.

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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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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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Craig Savill’s return to the ice highlights night at Tim Hortons Brier

March 10, 2016

OTTAWA – Craig Savill made a triumphant return to the Tim Hortons Brier Thursday night, a brief one but impressive and emotional one.

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