Tag Archives: Northwest Territories

Tag Archives: Northwest Territories

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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Northwest Territories still in the hunt at 2017 Scotties

February 20, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – While Ontario’s Rachel Homan and Manitoba’s Michelle Englot were loudly running their records to 4-0 Monday afternoon at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, Kerry Galusha of the Northwest Territories was more quietly winning her third game of the competition over on Sheet A.

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Ontario knocks defending champs to open 2017 Scotties

February 18, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – After a one-year absence, Rachel Homan is happy to be back at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Galusha guides Territories to opening victory

February 16, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Veteran skip Kerry Galusha of the Northwest Territories (Yellowknife) was a bundle of nerves after a 9-6 victory over Sarah Koltun of the Yukon (Whitehorse) on the opening draw of the pre-qualifying round at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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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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N. Ontario, Newfoundland/Labrador headed for first-place showdown

March 10, 2016

OTTAWA – Front-runners Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario and Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador will tangle Friday morning for first place in theTim Hortons Brier.

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Newfoundland/Labrador, Alberta clinch Tim Hortons Brier playoff berths

March 10, 2016

Brad Gushue and his Newfoundland/Labrador champs from St. John’s can now start thinking about their weekend schedule.

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Team Canada on the ropes after tough loss to Newfoundland-Labrador

March 9, 2016

OTTAWA – Now the game plan for Team Canada is simple – win or say good-bye to repeating as Tim Hortons Brier champions.

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Northern Ontario still unbeaten; Manitoba stuns Canada at Tim Hortons Brier

March 8, 2016

OTTAWA – Triples were the killer for Kevin Koe and Alberta in their 8-3 defeat Tuesday evening at the hands of Brad Jacobs and his Northern Ontario team, which is unbeaten through 10 draws at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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