Tag Archives: quebec (page 2)

Tag Archives: quebec

P.E.I. knocks Team Canada from unbeaten ranks at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 7, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Open Cermonies Draw 6,Military  Honour Guard. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 7, 2016

OTTAWA – Adam Casey of P.E.I. tapped back a Team Canada counter with his final stone to score two in the 10th end and upset unbeaten Pat Simmons of Calgary 6-4 Monday at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Ménard gets first Tim Hortons Brier win in front of friendly fans

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Jean-Michel Menard, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA — Jean-Michel Ménard of Quebec cracked open a tight game with three in the ninth end Sunday to get past Adam Casey of Prince Edward Island for his first win at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Saskatchewan, Alberta get vital wins at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Brier Bear. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan kept himself in the thick of the chase Sunday afternoon with a vital 8-4 win over Jim Cotter of B.C. at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Team Canada improves to 2-0 at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Team Canada skip Pat Simmons. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

It’s hardly breaking news that the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier features the most talented array of teams in the rich history of the Canadian men’s curling championship.

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Northern Ontario gets extra-end win over Saskatchewan

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier. Northern.Ontario  lead Ryan Harnden, second E.J.Harnden, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan came up short with his last-rock draw in the 11th end Saturday, allowing Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario to take a 6-5 win without having to throw his final stone.

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Veteran Gushue spoils McEwen’s debut at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.NL skip Brad Gushue reacts after defeating Manitoba's Mike McEwen in an extra end 5-4 in draw 1 of the Brier. michael burns photo
March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Veteran Brad Gushue spoiled Mike McEwen’s debut in the Tim Hortons Brier Saturday, making a last-rock hit-and-stick in the 11th end for a 5-4 victory in the event’s opening draw.

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Hall of Famer Charette enjoying his work with Larouche

Team Quebec Skip Marie-France Larouche, Third Brenda Nicholls, Coach Pierre Charette in draw six action at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
February 23, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — Pierre Charette has been gaining a new appreciation for arguably the finest female curler his home province of Quebec has ever produced.

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Balanced life has Larouche enjoying, and winning, curling again

Team Quebec skip Marie-France Larouche call the line in draw four action at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
February 21, 2016

Marie-France Larouche is now enjoying a more balanced life that has her once again loving the game she has played since a young teenager, and it’s showing on the ice.

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Quebec skip fights through injury for big win at 2016 Canadian Juniors

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January 28, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — As gutsy performances go in the history of the Canadian Junior Curling Championships, you’d be hard-pressed to top the one put in by Quebec skip Félix Asselin on Thursday afternoon.

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Playoff races heating up at 2016 Canadian Juniors

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January 27, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — The standings boards are suddenly proving to be very intriguing at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario.

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Saskatchewan keeps Tim Hortons Brier playoff hopes alive

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Saskatchewan lead Dallean Muyres, second Colton Flasch, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 5, 2015

Steve Laycock’s last-rock double takeout gave Saskatchewan a vital 6-5 win Thursday over Kevin Koe to virtually eliminate the defending champion skip at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Gushue knocks off Jacobs in Tim Hortons Brier showdown

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, N.L. skip Brad Gushue, third Mark Nichols, lead Geoff Walker, second Brett Gallant, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 5, 2015

It was a morning of the heavyweights at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions, with Newfoundland-Labrador and Team Canada emerging the big winners.

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Gushue delivers stunning Tim Hortons Brier game-winner

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, N.L. skip Brad Gushue, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 4, 2015

Brad Gushue nearly jumped out of his shoes after a spectacular final shot he called his best ever gave his Newfoundland-Labrador team a heart-stopping 8-7 victory over Alberta Wednesday at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Familiar names atop the standings at Tim Hortons Brier

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Quebec third Matin Crete, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 4, 2015

There are four familiar names atop the leaderboard after Wednesday’s 11th draw at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions – Brad Jacobs, Brad Gushue, Jean-Michel Ménard and John Morris.

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Team Canada triumphs in Tim Hortons Brier Battle of Alberta

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier.Team Canada third Pat Simmons, lead Nolan Thiessen, second Carter Rycroft, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
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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