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Sturmay hands Switzerland first loss at World Juniors

February 20, 2019

Selena Sturmay and her Edmonton-based foursome continue to build momentum after handing Switzerland’s Raphaela Keiser her first loss of the round robin on Wednesday afternoon at the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships in Liverpool, N.S.

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Team Wild Card, P.E.I. clinch Scotties Championship Pool berths

February 20, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. — Even though her team is tied for the best record in Pool B of the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, Wild Card skip Casey Scheidegger stepped off the ice Wednesday morning at Centre 200 thinking that Thursday could be a long day featuring tiebreakers for her Lethbridge, Alta., squad.

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Alberta moves into Scotties Championship Pool with unblemished record

February 19, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. – Chelsea Carey took the first big step towards a second Scotties Tournament of Hearts championship Tuesday, posting two wins to remain unbeaten and secure a berth in the Championship Pool for Team Alberta.

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Sturmay rebounds for third win at World Juniors

February 19, 2019

After starting the day with a lopsided 9-3 loss to Sweden, Selena Sturmay found her stride against South Korea’s Minji Kim, posting an 8-3 win in Draw 10 of the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships in Liverpool, N.S.

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Team Canada rebounds in record-setting draw at the Scotties

February 19, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. – Don’t count us out, Team Canada skip Jennifer Jones cautioned after back-to-back losses Monday at the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Canada cruises to third win at World Juniors

February 19, 2019

Canada’s Tyler Tardi needed only six ends to shut down Italy’s Luca Rizzolli 10-3 and capture his third win at the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships on Tuesday afternoon in Liverpool, N.S.

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Streaking Manitoba knocks Ontario from ranks of unbeaten at Scotties

February 19, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. — If we’ve learned nothing else at the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, we can say with certainty that Tracy Fleury and Team Manitoba are not so strong starters, but superb finishers.

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Two-loss day for Team Canada creates dogfight at Scotties

February 18, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. – Monday was a rare two-loss day for Jennifer Jones, a result that left Team Canada now in a dogfight to advance into the Championship Pool at the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Canada falls short in extra-end battle with Scotland at World Juniors

February 18, 2019

It was a battle of last year’s finalists as Canada’s Tyler Tardi and Scotland’s Ross Whyte faced off on Monday night in Liverpool, N.S., but this time it was Scotland who came out on top, taking an 8-7 extra-end decision in the men’s round robin at the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships.

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Manitoba, Northern Ontario score key wins at the Scotties

February 18, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. – Manitoba and Northern Ontario posted “must-have” victories at the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts Monday afternoon, while Alberta and Ontario also produced wins to remain the only unbeaten teams in Pool A.

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Sturmay earns second win at World Juniors

February 18, 2019

Selena Sturmay and her Edmonton-based team got off to a quick start, then needed to pull out all the stops to pick up their second win of the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships, a 9-6 victory over Japan’s Ami Enami on Monday afternoon in Liverpool, N.S.

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P.E.I. victory creates Pool B logjam at 2019 Scotties

February 18, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. — It was a snowy Monday night in Charlottetown, almost exactly eight years to the date, the last time Suzanne Birt beat Jennifer Jones in a curling game.

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First goal completed for Team Alberta at Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 17, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. – Chelsea Carey and her Team Alberta came into the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts figuring they had to win two of three key round-robin games to be in the fight for the Championship Round. They completed that goal by winning their third game, a 7-6 win over Team Northern Ontario Sunday evening.

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Sturmay back in the win column at World Juniors

February 17, 2019

Selena Sturmay is back in the win column after posting a 7-6 victory over USA’s Cait Flannery on Sunday night at the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships, in Liverpool, N.S.

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Team Wild Card remains unbeaten at 2019 Scotties

February 17, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. – Last year’s wild card team went to the final of the Scotties Tournament of Hearts and this year’s team, skipped by Casey Scheidegger of Lethbridge, Alta., is looking for a repeat performance.

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