Tag Archives: New Brunswick (page 7)

Tag Archives: New Brunswick

Team Canada opens with win over host province at Scotties

January 27, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – Michelle Englot has worn the iconic green of her native Saskatchewan seven times at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Last year it was the yellow of Manitoba. Saturday, though, was the first time she wore red and white, and she made a successful debut in Team Canada colours, skipping her Winnipeg team to a 6-2 victory over British Columbia in the opening draw of the 2018 Scotties.

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Perfect fit at Ford Hot Shots for winning Penticton fan

January 27, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – Arlene Kolundzic looked to be a perfect fit behind the wheel of the 2018 Ford Escape SE.

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Team Einarson scores historic Scotties wild-card win

January 27, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – Be warned there will be plenty of Manitoba buffalo roaming the ice of the South Okanagan Events Centre for the next week or so with a late report of four more wild, er, make that wild-card, bison making an appearance.

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New Brunswick tops Ford Hot Shots prelims

January 26, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. – Four teams are still at the wheel and four fans from the British Columbia’s Okanagan are along for the ride as the revamped Ford Hot Shots is driven in a different direction for the 24th version of the popular curling skills competition.

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Canadian U-18 championships to be staged in Saint Andrews, N.B.

July 6, 2017

Canada’s top up-and-coming curlers will play for national championships for a second straight year in the province of New Brunswick.

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Koe’s Team Canada successful in opening defence of Tim Hortons Brier title

March 4, 2017

ST. JOHN’S – It was a struggle but Kevin Koe and Team Canada served notice Saturday evening that they will not easily surrender their Tim Hortons Brier championship.

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New Brunswick a step closer to qualifying

February 17, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Five hours after clinching spots in the final of the pre-qualifying event at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, Kerry Galusha of the Northwest Territories (Yellowknife) and Melissa Adams of New Brunswick (Fredericton) had a dress rehearsal Friday afternoon.

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Galusha guides Territories to opening victory

February 16, 2017

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Veteran skip Kerry Galusha of the Northwest Territories (Yellowknife) was a bundle of nerves after a 9-6 victory over Sarah Koltun of the Yukon (Whitehorse) on the opening draw of the pre-qualifying round at the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Memory of brother inspires N.B. skip at 2017 Canadian Junior Championships

January 24, 2017

Officially, Samantha Crook’s New Brunswick team at the 2017 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Ambrosia Apples, has four players — all female.

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Hot-shooting Koe leads Alberta to Tim Hortons Brier championship

March 13, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe’s razor-thin pick of a Brad Gushue counter in the seventh end was the pivotal shot that led to Alberta’s 9-5 win over Newfoundland-Labrador in the championship game of the Tim Hortons Brier Sunday evening.

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Eleventh end single gives Northern Ontario Tim Hortons Brier bronze medal

March 13, 2016

OTTAWA — Brad Jacobs had a tough time getting up for the Tim Hortons Brier bronze-medal game Sunday and he was short on the house on his first draw, but he and his Northern Ontario teammates got it together in time to get past Mike McEwen of Manitoba 7-6 in 11 ends.

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Measurement gives Alberta semifinal win over Northern Ontario

March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – It took 10 nail-biting ends and a measurement on the winning point for Kevin Koe of Alberta to get by Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 6-5 in the Tim Hortons Brier semifinal Saturday evening.

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“Perfect game” gives Alberta win over Manitoba in Page 3-4 game

March 12, 2016

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe made all the shots he had to while Mike McEwen had some early struggles and that was more than enough for Alberta to take a 7-5 victory over Manitoba in the Tim Hortons Brier Page 3-4 playoff game Saturday.

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Newfoundland-Labrador advances to final of Tim Hortons Brier

March 11, 2016

OTTAWA – Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador made a gentle tapback to count one in the 11th end Friday to beat Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario 7-6 in the Page 1-2 playoff game and earn a berth in Sunday’s gold-medal game of the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Playoff pairings set at 2016 Tim Hortons Brier

March 11, 2016

OTTAWA — It’s down to the final four at the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier. Friday morning’s final draw of round-robin play was meaningless in terms of determining playoff pairings, but it was important for playoff teams wanting to generate some momentum going into the medal round.

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