Tag Archives: 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

Tag Archives: 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

Team Koe to chase gold wearing the Maple Leaf

December 10, 2017

OTTAWA – With his life’s dream of representing Canada on the line with one shot, Kevin Koe delivered in dramatic fashion.

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Team Homan to curl for Canada in Pyeongchang

December 10, 2017

OTTAWA – Team Rachel Homan of Ottawa pulled off a curling triple crown in 2017 and will start 2018 playing in the Winter Olympics.

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Team McEwen moves on to Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings final

December 9, 2017

OTTAWA – Mike McEwen’s team will get a shot Sunday at winning one of the big prizes it has been craving ever since the Winnipeg boys got together more than a decade ago, while Brad Gushue has been denied an opportunity to chase a second Olympic men’s curling gold medal.

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Team Homan advances to women’s final of Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 9, 2017

Rachel Homan and her Ottawa-based teammates made all the key shots to get an early lead and rode their wave of confidence and their skip’s pinpoint accuracy to a 6-3 win over Jennifer Jones of Winnipeg in Saturday’s women’s semifinal at the Tim Hortons Road of the Rings.

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Homan tops Jones in marquee match of Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 8, 2017

OTTAWA — It was billed as the marquee matchup even before the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings began seven days ago, and in a preview of Saturday’s women’s semifinal, hometown favourite Rachel Homan beat Jennifer Jones of Winnipeg 9-4 Friday evening.

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Team Sweeting steals win at at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 8, 2017

Krista McCarville had that helpless feeling as she watched her final stone in the 11th end curl and come up short of the house Friday, ending the dreams of her and her Thunder Bay, Ont., teammates of making the playoffs at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

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Team Carey carrying on to Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings final

December 8, 2017

OTTAWA – Chelsea Carey is a sports nut. Doesn’t matter if it’s pro or amateur she follows it. So she is the first to realize the significance of the enviable position she’s in now, and that’s one win from playing in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Team Gushue clinches playoff spot at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 7, 2017

OTTAWA — World men’s champ Brad Gushue of St. John’s finds himself oh-so-close to a coveted return trip to the Winter Olympic Games.

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Team Carey steals victory to remain undefeated, Team Koe off to final

December 7, 2017

OTTAWA – Krista McCarville did herself and some other teams a huge favour and at the same time put on a show for the students at the school she teaches at in Thunder Bay, Ont.

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Team Carruthers Stayin’ Alive for Roar playoff spot

December 7, 2017

OTTAWA – Reid Carruthers and his Winnipeg team had the ’70s Bee Gees disco hit Stayin’ Alive playing in their heads following their big win over 2014 Olympic men’s curling gold-medallist Brad Jacobs Thursday morning.

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Team Gushue rolls to second-place tie with Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings win

December 6, 2017

OTTAWA — Brad Gushue of St. John’s moved into a tie for second with Mike McEwen by jumping on two costly misses by the Winnipeg team to score three in the second end and go on to an 8-3 win Wednesday evening at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

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Team Carey continues roll, Team Koe clinches playoffs at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 6, 2017

OTTAWA – Chelsea Carey’s team from Calgary jolted the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings by knocking off the 2014 Olympic women’s curling gold-medallist Jennifer Jones of Winnipeg 7-5 in a battle of the undefeated.

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McEwen, Sweeting teams score key victories at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 6, 2017

Mike McEwen of Winnipeg cracked open a tight game with four points in the sixth end and went on to 10-4, eight-end win over Steve Laycock of Saskatoon, improving his team’s record to 4-1 Wednesday morning at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

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Team Homan keeps Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings front-runners in sight

December 5, 2017

OTTAWA – The cream of Canadian women’s curling is rising to the top at the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

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Teams Koe, Jones remain unbeaten at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 5, 2017

Kevin Koe did what he does best once again Tuesday, making his final stone the winning point; this time a fairly routine hit-and-stick for one and a difficult 6-5 win over Mike McEwen in a battle of the unbeaten men at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

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