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2019 U SPORTS/Curling Canada Curling Championships Day 3: Dalhousie still tops men’s and women’s standings

March 17, 2019

FREDERICTON (U SPORTS) – The playoff picture is becoming clearer at the 2019 U SPORTS/Curling Canada Curling Championships in Fredericton.

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Day Three at the 2019 CCAA Curling Canada Championships in Fredericton

March 17, 2019

Women’s Championship The Fanshawe Falcons and Augustana Vikings opened day three with one of the most exciting matches of the championship. The teams exchanged the lead seven times over the course of the high scoring affair. With the game tied after eight ends, the Vikings tallied two in the ninth to go up 9-7. The Falcons were not deterred and responded by scoring three in the 10th, squeezing out an entertaining 10-9 victory. Lauren Massey led the Falcons at 75% while Katelyn Skolski curled an impressive 95% for Augustana. After starting the championship at 0-2, the Douglas Royals were looking ...

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Canada caps perfect Sunday with win over Latvia at World Women’s Championship

March 17, 2019

SILKEBORG, Denmark — It was hardly unexpected for Canada’s Chelsea Carey that her Calgary team would have to grind out wins at the  2019 LGT World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Pioneer Hi-Bred.

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Team Canada posts first victory at World Women’s Curling Championship

March 17, 2019

SILKEBORG, Denmark — Better communication, better execution, better confidence — and it all led to a better result for Team Canada Sunday morning at the 2019 LGT World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Pioneer Hi-Bred.

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Day Two at the 2019 CCAA Curling Canada Championships in Fredericton

March 17, 2019

Men’s Championship Saturday’s early matches in then Men’s Draw were primarily one-sided affairs. The NAIT Ooks remained undefeated by scoring five in the third end and three in the fifth on their way to a 13-1 win over the Sault Cougars. NAIT was focused from the start, curling a championship best 85% as a team with JJ Crowder curling 100% and his teammates Trygg Jensen and Jonah Tobinski both curling at 88%.

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2019 U SPORTS / Curling Canada Curling Championships Day 2: Dalhousie’s Jones remains perfect

March 17, 2019

FREDERICTON (U SPORTS) – The Dalhousie Tigers sit atop both the men’s and women’s standings after two days of competition at the 2019 U SPORTS/Curling Canada Curling Championships, in Fredericton.

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Canada’s Team Chelsea Carey falls short in opener at World Women’s Championship

March 16, 2019

SILKEBORG, Denmark — Canada’s Chelsea Carey bowed 7-6 to South Korea’s Min-Ji Kim in the opening game for both teams at the 2019 LGT World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Pioneer Ji-Bred.

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Day 1: Dalhousie open up undefeated at U SPORTS/Curling Canada championships

March 16, 2019

FREDERICTON (U SPORTS) – The defending women’s champion Alberta Pandas won twice on Day 1 of the 2019 U SPORTS / Curling Canada Curling Championships, in Fredericton.

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Day One at the 2019 CCAA Curling Canada Championships in Fredericton

March 16, 2019

By: CCAA staff Women’s Championship The women’s competition began with three one-sided matches and a very tight game between the Holland Hurricanes (ACAA) and Augustana Vikings (ACAC). The Hurricanes and Vikings see-saw battle had both teams owning the lead at different points. As the end neared, Augustana tied the match in the eighth and went ahead 4-3 in the ninth end. However, Holland tied it back up 4-4 with their last shot of the 10th end, before Augustana won it with the last stone in the 11th. The MacEwan Griffins (ACAC) led 5-0 after two ends and never looked back ...

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Catherine MacCallum, 2017-2018 Curling Canada Volunteer of the Year

March 14, 2019

Cathy MacCallum finds it hard to believe that her efforts to improve ice conditions at her little curling club in Lacolle, Que., have resulted in recognition by Curling Canada as the 2017-18 Volunteer of the Year.

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Team Carey aims to give Canada golden three-peat at World Women’s Curling Championship

March 13, 2019

It’s been more than three decades since Canada has managed to win three consecutive gold medals at the world women’s curling championship.

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University, college and mixed doubles curling championships taking centre stage in Fredericton, N.B., Friday

March 12, 2019

Three Canadian curling championships get underway Friday in Fredericton, N.B.

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Koe captures fourth Tim Hortons Brier crown

March 11, 2019

BRANDON, Man. – Kevin Koe tied a record for most Canadian men’s curling crowns by a skip and gave Alberta its record-setting 28th Brier Tankard title by defeating Team Wild Card, skipped by Brendan Bottcher, 4-3 in a tense final at the 2019 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by AGI, Sunday.

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Wild Card’s Bottcher back in Tim Hortons Brier final

March 10, 2019

BRANDON, Man. — For the second consecutive year Brendan Bottcher will play in the Tim Hortons Brier final, but this time instead of battling Team Canada it will be a battle of Alberta.

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Silver for Canadian men at Winter Universiade

March 10, 2019

Karsten Sturmay and his University of Alberta team of third Tristan Steinke, second Chris Kennedy, lead Glenn Venance and coach Rob Krepps are bringing home a silver medal after a 6-5 loss to Norway’s Magnus Ramsfjell in the final of the men’s curling event at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia on Sunday.

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