Tag Archives: Playoffs

Tag Archives: Playoffs

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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Northern Ontario ousts defending champs at Scotties

February 25, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Krista McCarville and her team from Northern Ontario didn’t need the hammer to eliminate defending Scotties Tournament of Hearts champion Chelsea Carey from gold-medal contention Saturday afternoon.

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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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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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Switzerland to play Canada for gold medal at 2014 Ford Worlds

March 22, 2014

Switzerland will look to finish off second straight Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice, contested on Canadian soil with a gold medal.

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South Korea tops Russia in Page 3-4 playoff to advance to Ford Worlds semi

March 22, 2014

South Korea’s Ji-Sun Kim will play in her second semifinal at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice, in three years.

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South Korea turns back Sweden in 2014 Ford Worlds tiebreaker

March 21, 2014

South Korea’s Ji-sun Kim has advanced to the Page playoff 3-4 game at the 2014 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice.

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Semifinals set at CIS/CCA Nationals; award winners announced

March 23, 2013

The host Thompson Rivers University WolfPack will play in one of the championship semifinals Saturday   at the 2013 CIS/CCA  Curling Championships at the Kamloops Curling Club.

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Canada set for Saturday playoff at World Women’s

March 21, 2013

Team Canada will open the playoffs on Saturday morning at the 2013 Titlis Glacier Mountain World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford Motor Company of Canada, but an opponent won’t be known until some time Friday.

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Playoff matchups set at Mixed Doubles Trials

March 16, 2013

Four teams are straight through to the quarter-finals and another eight will open the playoff round tonight at the inaugural Canadian Mixed Doubles Trials national curling championship. The four pool winners — Scott McDonald and Jaclyn Rivington of Ontario (7-0) from Pool A, Dean Hicke and Chantelle Eberle of Saskatchewan (7-0) from Pool B, Sean Grassie Karen Klein of Manitoba (6-1) from Pool C and Mike Armstrong and Ashley Quick of Saskatchewan (5-2) in Pool D— all earned first-round playoff byes.

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Manitoba tops Nova Scotia in Canadian Juniors men’s semi

February 9, 2013

FORT McMURRAY, Alta. — Manitoba’s Matt Dunstone is on the verge of giving his province a first men’s gold medal at the M&M Meat Shops Canadian Junior Curling Championships in 11 years.

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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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Five remain in hunt for Scotties tiara

February 25, 2011

And then, suddenly, there were five —­ one over the minimum number of teams scheduled to survive the Scotties Tournament Of Hearts preliminaries which wrapped up Thursday night at the Civic Centre.

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