Tag Archives: Manitoba

Tag Archives: Manitoba

B.C. birthday girl enjoys victory celebration

February 17, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. — Sarah Wark’s 33rd birthday is off to a roaring start.

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Team Jones struggles but wins opening game at Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 16, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S – Jennifer Jones doesn’t often miss crucial shots, and when she does it usually doesn’t take long to redeem herself. She was at it again Saturday evening, overcoming struggles with the ice to get her Team Canada off on a winning note at the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts at Centre 200.

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Historic first win for Nunavut at Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 16, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. — Three years ago Jenine Bodner threw Nunavut’s first-ever rock in the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, and on Saturday she skipped the territory’s team to its first-ever victory in the main draw of the event.

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Scheidegger wins Wild Card game, earns berth in 2019 Scotties

February 15, 2019

SYDNEY, N.S. — In a game that saw both team struggle with draw weight, skip Casey Scheidegger of Lethbridge, Alta., made a last-rock draw to the four-foot Friday to score one for a 7-6 win over Team Kerri Einarson of Gimli, Man., and a berth in the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Field set for 2019 Tim Hortons Brier in Brandon

February 11, 2019

Brad Gushue’s quest to join the Tim Hortons Brier record book will face some significant roadblocks when the 2019 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by AGI, gets underway March 2 in Brandon, Man.

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Four 2020 Canadian Curling Championships to be decided in Portage la Prairie, Man.

January 31, 2019

A quartet of Canadian curling championships will be on the line in Portage la Prairie, Man., over a nine-day stretch of March 2020, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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In a league of their own: Tardi, Middleton claim third consecutive New Holland Canadian Junior title for British Columbia

January 27, 2019

PRINCE ALBERT, SASK. — British Columbia skip Tyler Tardi and vice-skip Sterling Middleton etched their names in the record book on Sunday night at the Art Hauser Centre in Prince Albert, Sask. The duo won their third New Holland Canadian Juniors title in a row, a feat that has never been accomplished before.

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Third time’s the charm: Manitoba’s Ryan secures gold-medal game appearance at 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 26, 2019

Manitoba’s dominance on the national junior men’s curling stage continues at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors. Skips such as Matt Dunstone and Braden Calvert have collected numerous junior gold medals over the last six years and now JT Ryan will get the chance the make carve his own path after clinching his first appearance in the national junior men’s gold-medal game on Saturday night.

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Newfoundland and Labrador skip focused on final stretch at 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 24, 2019

PRINCE ALBERT, SASK. — When curling teams look at an upcoming draw, it’s tempting to try and find the ‘free space’; the game on the board that could an easy win. Newfoundland and Labrador’s Greg Blyde arrived at the Art Hauser Centre in Prince Albert, Sask., determined to show the competition that his team wouldn’t be the free pass some of the opposition might think they were at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships.

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Manitoba wins Canadian Mixed title in front of hometown crowd

November 10, 2018

Manitoba’s Colin Kurz and his team from the Assiniboine Memorial Curling Club scored early and protected its lead to win the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship. The 21-year-old skip bested Nova Scotia’s Kendal Thompson (Mayflower Curling Club) 7-4 in the final.

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Four teams advance to playoffs at 2019 Canadian Mixed

November 9, 2018

The Friday night entertainment at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Winnipeg is a Manitoba Social. Manitobans will be jubilant to share their tradition with Canada’s other provinces and territories at the championship in the Fort Rouge Curling Club and there’s extra cause for celebration considering Colin Kurz’s hometown team locked up a spot in the playoffs.

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Team Canada goes back-to-back at the Tim Hortons Brier

March 12, 2018

REGINA – Brad Gushue joined some legendary curling company by pulling off back-to-back Tim Hortons Brier, presented by Mosaic, titles.

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Team Alberta to face Team Canada in Tim Hortons Brier final

March 11, 2018

REGINA – Alberta is a win away from setting a record for most Canadian men’s curling crowns, and if it happens it will come from the latest in a long line of sharpshooting skips the province has produced.

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Perfect skip leads Team Canada into Tim Hortons Brier final

March 10, 2018

REGINA – Perfection can’t be beaten. John Epping found that out the hard way. Team Canada skip Brad Gushue was scored at 100 per cent in a 6-2 win over Epping’s Ontario (Toronto) squad in the Page playoff 1-2 game Saturday to advance to the final of the 2018 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by Mosaic.

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All-stars, award winners announced at 2018 Tim Hortons Brier

March 10, 2018

REGINA — The all-stars and other award winners at the 2018 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by Mosaic, were announced on the closing weekend of the championship.

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