Tag Archives: curling (page 4)

Tag Archives: curling

Wytrychowski fitting in nicely at 2019 Canadian U-18 championships

April 5, 2019

SHERWOOD PARK — Jessica Wytrychowski knew curling would be her purpose early in life. She’s representing Alberta for the first time at the 2019 Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships and knows she’s right where she belongs.

Read More

Scotland beats Canada to keep playoff hopes alive at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 5, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Bruce Mouat of Scotland came into the world men’s curling championship as one of the pre-event favourites, but it wasn’t until Thursday that they showed why his team was so highly rated.

Read More

Extra-end win keeps Switzerland chasing top spot at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 4, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Peter de Cruz of Switzerland (8-2) scored a single in an extra end Thursday to beat Yuta Matsumura of Japan (8-2) 6-5 and leave defending champion Niklas Edin of Sweden (9-1) alone atop the standings at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More

‘Koe Special’ gives Canada key win at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 4, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Kevin Koe brought the fans to their feet and Team United States to its knees Thursday morning with one of his patented, spectacular in-offs to secure Canada’s 6-3 win over John Shuster of the U.S. at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More

From Little Rocks to national championships: Team Young’s path to success

April 4, 2019

SHERWOOD PARK, ALTA. — In a sport that emphasizes quadrennial cycles, it’s becoming less frequent to see a team’s full roster remain untouched for more than four years. But Ethan Young’s team from Nova Scotia has exceeded those expectations, completing eight full seasons and counting.

Read More

Sweden hands Canada second loss at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 4, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Hump day was a bad day for Kevin Koe and Team Canada as they lost both their games at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More

Record-tying end gives Switzerland share of top spot at Pioneer HI-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 3, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Peter de Cruz and Team Switzerland cracked a record-tying six-ender on their way to an 11-2 win over SooHyuk Kim of South Korea (0-8) to earn a share of top spot Wednesday at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More

Japan knocks off Canada at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 3, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – There are no longer any unbeaten teams at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing, and Canada has been replaced atop the standings by Japan.

Read More

Sweden scores big win at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 3, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Niklas Edin and Team Sweden (6-1) cracked a pair of three-enders Tuesday evening to beat Peter de Cruz of Switzerland (6-1) 9-4 and reduce the ranks of unbeaten teams at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing to one – Kevin Koe of Canada (6-0), who had the night off.

Read More

Newfoundland & Labrador rely on power of social media and kindness to arrive at 2019 Under-18 Canadian Championships

April 2, 2019

SHERWOOD PARK, ALTA. — Katie Follett’s Newfoundland & Labrador team might have lost its first two games of the Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships on opening-day Tuesday, but it was at least on their own terms. If it wasn’t for the power of social media, the kindness of a Good Samaritan and a little luck, the team wouldn’t have made it to Sherwood Park, Alta., for the first day of competition.

Read More

Canada gets by Germany to remain unbeaten at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 2, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Kevin Koe and Team Canada scored three in the sixth end and went on to a 7-4 win over Marc Muskatewitz of Germany (1-5) Tuesday to remain unbeaten at 6-0 at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More

Sweden gambles and loses to fall from unbeaten ranks at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 2, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Sometimes you win when you gamble and sometimes you lose. Defending champion Niklas Edin gambled and lost Tuesday and was knocked from the ranks of the undefeated at the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More

Three-way tie for first at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship

April 2, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – The number of unbeaten teams has shrunk to three after three days of play at the 2019 Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Heating.

Read More

Easy win leaves Canada alone atop standings at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 1, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Kevin Koe and Team Canada jumped on winless Norway (0-4) for five in the third end and had Magnus Ramsfjell and his teammates shaking hands after six ends in a decisive 10-2 win that kept Canada (5-0) unbeaten at the 2019 Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More

Japan, Sweden remain unbeaten at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship

April 1, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Yuta Matsumura and Team Japan survived an early scare from the Netherlands to score a 9-7, extra-end victory that kept them unbeaten at 4-0 Monday at the 2019 Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

Read More