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Gold for Canada’s Kelsey Rocque at Winter Universiade

February 7, 2017

Kelsey Rocque and her University of Alberta team – vice-skip Danielle Schmiemann, second Taylor McDonald, lead Taylore Theroux and coach Garry Coderre – are coming home with a gold medal after cruising to an 8-3 win over Russia’s Victoria Moiseeva in the women’s curling final of the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Tuesday morning.

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Rocque will play for gold at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 6, 2017

Team Canada’s Kelsey Rocque earned a chance to play for the gold medal after defeating Sweden’s Isabella Wranaa, 7-4, in semifinal action at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on Monday.

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Two more qualifiers set for 2017 Tim Hortons Brier

February 5, 2017

Adam Casey joined an elite club on Sunday by winning his first Saskatchewan men’s curling championship, while a familiar face remained in his own elite club by winning the Ontario men’s title.

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Field of teams now complete for 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 5, 2017

In a field that had been somewhat lacking for former Canadian champions, a two-time winner was the 15th and final qualifier on Sunday for the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Rocque finishes first as round robin wraps up at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 4, 2017

University of Alberta’s Kelsey Rocque, and her team of vice-skip Danielle Schmiemann, second Taylor McDonald, lead Taylore Theroux and coach Garry Coderre are headed to the semifinals after finishing at the top of the standings at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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2016 Tim Hortons Brier nominated for CSTA PRESTIGE Event of the Year Award

February 3, 2017

A highly memorable 2016 edition of the Tim Hortons Brier has earned recognition from the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA).

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Rocque is playoff bound at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 3, 2017

With one game left in the round robin, Kelsey Rocque and her University of Alberta Pandas foursome are headed for the playoff round after notching two more wins and climbing into a tie for first place at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Friday.

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Canadian teams battle for playoff positions at Winter Universiade

February 2, 2017

Aaron Squires remains in a logjam right behind the leaders in the men’s competition, and Kelsey Rocque climbed into second place in the women’s as Team Canada continues to battle for playoff spots at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Rocque stays close to leaders at Winter Universiade

February 1, 2017

After splitting two games on Wednesday, Team Canada’s Kelsey Rocque remains close to the leaders – and a possible playoff spot – at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Another win for Squires at Winter Universiade

January 31, 2017

Team Canada’s Aaron Squires faced two tough opponents on the second day of competition at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan, losing a close morning match to Great Britain, but battling to a 5-4 win over Russia on Tuesday night.

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Rebound for Rocque at 2017 Winter Universiade

January 30, 2017

After a rough start against China, Kelsey Rocque rebounded with a strong 6-2 over Germany on the first day of curling competition at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Fields for 2017 Scotties, Tim Hortons Brier taking shape after provincial finals

January 29, 2017

Brad Gushue’s dream of playing in a hometown Tim Hortons Brier will come true on March 4, while the field for the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts is nearly complete.

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British Columbia men strike gold at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 29, 2017

B.C.’s golden boys have a chance to add to their collection next month.

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Alberta women capture gold at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 29, 2017

Kristen Streifel won’t be making her first trip to South Korea, but this one will last a little longer than the few hours she spent at the airport in Seoul.

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Ontario teams have shot at sweep at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 29, 2017

Matt Hall’s preparation for the 2017 Canadian Junior Curling Championships went well beyond the work he did in practice, throwing rock after rock.

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