Tag Archives: Steve Laycock

Tag Archives: Steve Laycock

Team Homan headed to Home Hardware Canada Cup women’s final

Brandon MB,December 3, 2016.Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling.Team Homan, lead Lisa Weagle,third Emma Miskew,Curling Canada/michael burns photo
December 3, 2016

BRANDON, Man. – The defending champ doesn’t want to let go and she’ll get a chance Sunday to keep her title for another year.

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Laycock a step closer to playoffs at 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup

Brandon MB,December 3, 2016.Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling.Team Laycock, skip Steve Laycock.Curling Canada/michael burns photo
December 3, 2016

BRANDON, Man. — Saskatoon’s Steve Laycock hasn’t had a ton of success at the Home Hardware Canada Cup over the years, but the 34-year-old skip is taking steps to change that in 2016.

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Homan-Jones showdown set at 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup

Brandon MB,December 2, 2016.Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling.Slider, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
December 2, 2016

BRANDON, Man. — It’s a Friday night showdown between, arguably, the two most dominant women’s curling teams in the country.

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Gushue, Laycock teams set pace after Day 1 of 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup

Brandon MB,November 30, 2016.Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling.Team Gushue, skip Mark Nichols.Curling Canada/michael burns photo
November 30, 2016

BRANDON, Man. — While the leader is away the soldiers will play. And they’ve certainly played well. The Brad Gushue team from St. John’s is tied atop the men’s standings with Saskatoon’s Steve Laycock at 2-0 after the opening day of play at the 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, at Westman Communications Group Place at the Keystone Centre in Brandon.

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Jones jumps out to early lead at Home Hardware Canada Cup

Brandon MB,November 30, 2016.Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling.Team Jones skip Jennifer Jones.Curling Canada/michael burns photo
November 30, 2016

In surroundings in which she’s performed before, Jennifer Jones and her Winnipeg team jumped to a quick start at the 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Carruthers takes the long road to victory at Canad Inns Men’s Classic

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October 18, 2016

Nobody ever doubted that Reid Carruthers was a good curler. He won the 2011 Tim Hortons Brier with Jeff Stoughton and went on to win the world championship the same year. After two more podium finishes at the following two Briers, a pile of World Curling Tour wins, and a couple Grand Slam victories, his résumé spoke for itself. But when Stoughton retired from competitive play, and Carruthers decided to return to skipping his own team, there were plenty of questions about whether he’d be able to continue that success. It didn’t take long to find out the answers. “Curling ...

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Scheidegger, Laycock jump up in CTRS races

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Saskatchewan skip Steve Laycock,lead Dallan Muyres, second Colton Flasch.Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
October 12, 2016

To say there was some movement on the Canadian Team Ranking System leaderboard this weekend would be a massive understatement. With a number of big events for both men and women, it would be easier to name the few teams who didn’t score some big points over Thanksgiving, instead of all the ones who did.

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MQFT with Steve Laycock

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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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Field set for 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup in Brandon

Ottawa Ont.Mar 13, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Alberta skip Kevin Koe, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
June 6, 2016

World and Canadian champions, along with Olympic gold-medallists, will be heading to Brandon, Man., next December for the 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Hot-shooting Koe leads Alberta to Tim Hortons Brier championship

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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

Ottawa Ont.Mar 13, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.Ontario skip Brad Jacobs, (L), third Ryan Fry, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
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

Ottawa Ont.Mar 12, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Semi-Final,Alberta, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
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

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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

Ottawa Ont.Mar 11, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.L.fans, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
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

Ottawa Ont.Mar 10, 2016.Tim Hortons.Manitoba skip Mike McEwen, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
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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