Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 30)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

Sturmay follows up provincial heroics with strong start at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 24, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Yes, for the record. She’s seen the video. Many, MANY times. And, also for the record, Alberta skip Selena Sturmay never gets tired of it. Hard to blame the 17-year-old and her team from Airdrie, because her game-winning shot in the women’s final of the Alberta junior championships, back on Jan. 6 in Wainwright has gone viral with a capital V.

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Fay’s Nova Scotians set hot early pace at 2016 Canadian Juniors

January 23, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Mary Fay is in the midst of a curling season she won’t soon forget. This week, she’s skipping Nova Scotia at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario.

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Strong start for Manitoba men at Canadian Juniors

January 23, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — The Team Manitoba and Team Nunavut men arrived at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario, with very different expectations.

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Curling world mourns passing of Sam Richardson

January 21, 2016

His life in curling went beyond merely throwing a rock or sweeping it. Sam (Garnet) Richardson, who died on Thursday in his hometown of Regina at the age of 82 after a lengthy illness, preached the gospel of curling wherever he went after his competitive career was done, and become a much-sought-after (and willing) banquet speaker.

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2016 Canadian Juniors get cracking Saturday in Stratford

January 21, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. – The Canadian Junior Menʼs and Womenʼs Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario, get underway Saturday at the Stratford Rotary Complex, a facility that features two ice surfaces — RBC Arena and Molson Arena — meaning every game at the Juniors will be played on arena ice for the first time in history.

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Edmonton to host 2017 Ford World Men’s Championship

January 19, 2016

A city that holds the attendance record for three different curling events will get another chance to show off for the world, it was announced jointly today by Curling Canada and the World Curling Federation.

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Team North America prevails at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 18, 2016

LAS VEGAS — It was a nailbiter of historic proportions to the very end.

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It’s all tied up going into final round at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 17, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Three days and 10 rounds of competition have left us exactly where we started at the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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It’s going down to the wire at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 17, 2016

LAS VEGAS — A three-day roller-coaster ride at the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, has set up what has the potential to be a spectacular closing day at the Orleans Arena.

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Team North America fighting back at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 16, 2016

LAS VEGAS — It’s looking more and more like the final day of the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup of Curling is going to be a dogfight down to the wire.

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Team World stretches overall lead at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 16, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Team North America owes a very large debt of gratitude to Jill Officer; without her dramatic shot, Saturday morning would have been an outright disaster at the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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Team World picking up the pace at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 16, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Any fears that Team World was feeling any ill effects from being swept in the Friday morning games at the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, have been quelled.

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Team World bounces back at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS — After a miserable morning at Orleans Arena, Team World righted the ship on Friday afternoon at the World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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Clean sweep for Team North America at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Going to bed behind in the overall standings on Thursday night at the World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, did not sit well with Team North America skip Rachel Homan.

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Team World takes lead into Day 2 at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Team World finds itself in an uncustomary position at the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming — in the lead.

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