Tag Archives: Saskatchewan

Tag Archives: Saskatchewan

Quebec rolls to fifth straight win at Tim Hortons Brier

March 8, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Depending on whom you ask, Jean-Michel Ménard’s Quebec team is not one you’d want to be playing right about now at the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier.

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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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Alberta continues to improve at Tim Horton Brier

March 7, 2017

Brendan Bottcher and his rookie Alberta team continued to shake off the horrors of an 0-3 start to the Tim Hortons Brier Tuesday.

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Morris and Team B.C. find win column at Tim Hortons Brier

March 5, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – It’s only Day 2 of the Tim Hortons Brier but John Morris and his British Columbia team from Vernon/Kelowna were already in a critical position after two losses.

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Manitoba quiets St. John’s crowd with victory

March 5, 2017

ST. JOHN’S — Mike McEwen left the ice early Sunday afternoon at Mile One Centre, fairly certain he was not exactly the most popular man in St. John’s.

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Two more qualifiers set for 2017 Tim Hortons Brier

February 5, 2017

Adam Casey joined an elite club on Sunday by winning his first Saskatchewan men’s curling championship, while a familiar face remained in his own elite club by winning the Ontario men’s title.

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Schmirler’s legacy lives on at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 22, 2017

VICTORIA — By now, this is familiar territory for Sara England. Different last name, of course, but that legacy of her mother, the late Sandra Schmirler, is never far from her.

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2018 Tim Hortons Brier awarded to Regina

November 3, 2016

There will be a distinctively green flavour to the Tim Hortons Brier in approximately 17 months. The 2018 Canadian Men’s Curling Championship will be staged at the Brandt Centre in Regina from March 3-11, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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MQFT with Steve Laycock

September 13, 2016

This week, John sits down with Steve Laycock, the three-time defending Saskatchewan champion, a Brier bronze medallist, and a former World Junior champion. Steve’s team is ranked 7th on the World Curling Tour Order of Merit heading into the season and will be one of the teams competing at the Canada Cup. Welcome to Magical Question Fun Time, the Curling Canada feature where comedian John Cullen sits down with your favourite curlers for interviews like you have never seen. Each interview will feature eight questions: five standard questions that will be asked to each curler, two questions specific to that ...

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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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