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Alberta men win critical Championship Pool game at New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 24, 2019

PRINCE ALBERT, SASK. — Desmond Young and his team from Alberta picked up a crucial 10-9 extra end victory against Nova Scotia to stay alive in the playoff picture at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors in Prince Albert, Sask. on Thursday morning.

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England embracing hometown experience at 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 23, 2019

PRINCE ALBERT, SASK. — For most of the week, Saskatchewan’s Sara England has been focussed on the task at hand; calling a strategically-sound game and making her shots. But on Wednesday night at the New Holland Canadian Juniors in Prince Albert, Sask., the hometown skip opened her ears and embraced the noise of the crowd. It paid off, as she and her Callie Curling Club-based team from Regina defeated the defending world champion.

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Saskatchewan curlers pay tribute to Humboldt Broncos

January 23, 2019

PRINCE ALBERT, SASK. — Though Rylan Kleiter’s team, representing Saskatchewan, is deep into the competition at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors, the four men keep everything in perspective.

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Alberta wins tiebreaker at New Holland Juniors

January 23, 2019

The tiebreaker between Alberta’s Desmond Young and Ontario’s Sam Steep at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors had it all – circus shots, nerves, and, in the end, celebration by the Albertans. Young, along with third Dustin Mikush, second Jacob Libbus, lead Gabriel Dyck and coach Bernie Panich, punched their ticket to the championship round with a 5-4 win over Ontario.

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Tardi cruises through first round at New Holland Juniors

January 22, 2019

The defending champions, skipped by British Columbia’s Tyler Tardi, have been making it look effortless at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.

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Strong performance from scholarship recipients at Canadian Juniors

January 22, 2019

The For the Love of Curling (FTLOC) scholarship recipients are coming on strong at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. Eighteen past and present awardees are vying for the top prize in junior curling this week, and they have certainly stepped up to the task.

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It’s all in the family for Manitoba’s Zacharias clan

January 22, 2019

It’s not often you get the chance to compete at the national level with not just one but two of your family members.

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Junior age eligibility guidelines to be modified

January 22, 2019

Junior curling teams will get a three-year grace period to adjust to new age eligibility guidelines that will take effect at the 2021 Canadian Junior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Smith brings Canada Winter Games experience to the New Holland Juniors

January 21, 2019

Fifth time’s a charm? Tyler Smith from Prince Edward Island hopes it could be at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.

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Young Nova Scotia team makes waves in Prince Albert

January 21, 2019

With age comes experience, but despite their youth, Graeme Weagle’s Nova Scotia-based squad is putting on an impressive performance at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors.

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Ontario’s Daly plays with heart at New Holland Juniors

January 21, 2019

A life-threatening disease won’t be stopping Calissa Daly as she competes at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors.

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Host team building experience at New Holland Juniors

January 20, 2019

It’s all about the experience for Skylar Ackerman’s Saskatchewan-based squad at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors – an incredible opportunity that only comes around once in a blue moon.

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Team World nails down World Financial Group Continental Cup victory

January 20, 2019

It was almost one of the greatest comebacks in the event’s history. Almost. But Team World finally made it official Sunday in the final draw of the 2019 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, picking up the final, precious points needed to clinch the championship.

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Quebec women have their eyes on the prize at the New Holland Juniors

January 20, 2019

Just when you think that everything is rolling along according to plan, sometimes life throws a curveball. This is exactly what happened to the Quebec women’s team on the first day of competition when coach Michel St-Georges unexpectedly had to have emergency surgery for a detached retina.

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Team World on cusp of World Financial Group Continental Cup victory

January 20, 2019

Team World, which saw its comfortable lead in the 2019 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, severely shaved, reasserted its dominance in a big way Sunday in Las Vegas.

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