Tag Archives: Kerri Einarson

Tag Archives: Kerri Einarson

Fourth WCT victory for Einarson

October 9, 2018

When Kerri Einarson’s Gimli, Man., foursome won their first couple of World Curling Tour events this season, it quickly answered the questions of whether four skips could make a successful team. When they won their third, it was obvious that they were ready to redefine what it meant for a new team to be “successful.”

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Weekend Tour action moves to Calgary and Toronto

October 5, 2018

While the turn of the calendar from September to October usually indicates curling season is entering full swing, the weather outside Calgary’s Curler’s Corner Autumn Gold Curling Classic decided to make it blatantly clear that it was time for everybody to get on the ice.

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Einarson claims third tour victory of the young season

September 25, 2018

When Kerri Einarson and Val Sweeting announced they’d be teaming up for the 2018-2019 season, most curling fans thought that would be a formidable back-end combination, regardless of who skipped. When the announcement also mentioned they’d be bringing on two more skips to play front end, those same curling fans started to scratch their head and wonder how, or if, that was going to work. Out of the gate, it appears that it works.

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This week’s World Curling Tour features two Fall Classics

September 21, 2018

This week’s World Curling Tour schedule is a tale of two Granite Clubs, and two Fall Classics. While Winnpeg’s Granite Club is hosting the Mother Club Fall Curling Classic, the KW Granite Club in Waterloo, Ont., is hosting its own version: the KW Fall Classic.

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New-look Team Einarson prevails at Stu Sells Tankard

September 11, 2018

When three Manitoba skips and one from Alberta decided to team up for the upcoming season, there were a number of questions? Who was going to sweep? Who’d call the game? Who would throw last rock?

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New lineups making debuts on World Curling Tour

September 6, 2018

The calendar has turned, the kids are back to school and although it still feels like summer in much of the country, curling season is underway. Two major World Curling Tour events are being hosted this weekend. The Stu Sells Oakville Tankard (Ontario) features both men and women, while the HDF Insurance Shoot-Out in Edmonton is strictly a women’s event.

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2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup field nearly complete

July 4, 2018

It will be a star-studded field that takes to the ice this December for the 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup at Affinity Place in Estevan, Sask.

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Jennifer Jones ties Colleen Jones for most Scotties titles

February 4, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – Jennifer Jones has caught the other legendary Jones for the most Canadian women’s curling crowns. Jones captured her sixth Scotties Tournament of Hearts when Team Manitoba (Winnipeg) downed another Manitoban squad, Team Wild Card, 8-6. That ties her with renowned Nova Scotia skip Colleen Jones for the most Scotties titles. It was also the sixth for Jennifer Jones’s second, Jill Officer. However, it’s their first since 2015. Jones has also lost three finals.

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All-Manitoba final at the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 4, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – A team from Manitoba will win the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts. All that’s left to determine is which one it will be. Team Wild Card, of East St. Paul, Man., skipped by Kerri Einarson defeated Mary-Anne Arsenault of Nova Scotia (Dartmouth) 12-9 in the semifinal this morning setting up a final against Manitoba’s Jennifer Jones later today (4 p.m., PT) at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

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Jones moves to within one win of record-tying Scotties Tournament of Hearts title

February 4, 2018

Jennifer Jones moved to within one win of a record-tying sixth Scotties Tournament of Hearts championship with a crowd-pleasing, heart-stopping 9-7 win over Kerri Einarson and Team Wild Card in the Page Playoff 1-2 game Saturday evening.

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Nova Scotia advances to Scotties semifinal

February 3, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – Mary-Anne Arsenault is two wins away from giving Nova Scotia, and herself, its first Scotties Tournament of Hearts title in 14 years. Nova Scotia (Dartmouth) defeated Northern Ontario (Sudbury) skipped by Tracy Fleury 6-2 Saturday to advance to the semifinal of the 2018 Scotties at the South Okanagan Events Centre. It was Nova Scotia’s ninth consecutive win after starting the week losing two of its first three games.

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Playoff spots set at Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 3, 2018

Kerri Einarson and her Wild Card team continued their run through the Scotties Tournament of Hearts Friday, beating Casey Scheidegger of Alberta 7-4 to finish first in the standings and secure their spot in Saturday’s Page Playoff 1-2 game.

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Three-way tie for top spot at Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 2, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – Mary-Anne Arsenault has been keeping her family, friends and ex-teammates up late at night in Nova Scotia this week. But they don’t mind as long as she keeps winning. And she is. Boy, is she.

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New Brunswick ends Scotties on high note

February 2, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – After being on the outside looking in, Sylvie Robichaud and her New Brunswick team showed they were the best of the rest. New Brunswick (Moncton) downed Newfoundland/Labrador, skipped by Stacie Curtis, 8-4, Friday morning to finish ninth at the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

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Wild Card squad at top of Scotties Championship Pool

February 2, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – A week ago Kerri Einarson arrived at the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts trying to get a ticket to the rock party. Now she and her Team Wild Card (East St. Paul, Man.) have moved to the head of the line.

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