Tag Archives: Val Sweeting

Tag Archives: Val Sweeting

From Portage to Pyeongchang: Lawes/Morris win gold at Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

January 7, 2018

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, MAN. — Kaitlyn Lawes (Winnipeg) and John Morris (Canmore, Alta.) punched their tickets to Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Sunday after defeating Val Sweeting (Edmonton) and Brad Gushue (St. John’s) 8-6 in the 2018 Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials final.

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Sweeting/Gushue’s second-half heroics lead to Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials final

January 6, 2018

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, MAN. — Brad Gushue (St. John’s) isn’t used to having someone throw the last rock for him. But Val Sweeting (Edmonton) has been doing just that for him this week and it’s earned them a spot in the 2018 Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Curling Trials final.

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Gushue/Sweeting, Lawes/Morris two wins away from gold at Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

January 5, 2018

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, MAN. — Brad Gushue (St. John’s) and Val Sweeting (Edmonton) along with John Morris (Canmore, Alta.) and Kaitlyn Lawes (Winnipeg) will play each other in the Page 1 vs. 2 playoff game after their victories at the 2018 Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials on Friday evening.

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Sweeting/Gushue a win away from Page 1-2 game at Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

January 5, 2018

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, MAN. — Val Sweeting (Edmonton) and Brad Gushue (St. John’s) served Laura Crocker (Edmonton) and Geoff Walker (St. John’s) their first loss at the 2018 Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials by a score of 7-4.

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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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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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Carey’s Calgary crew off to strong start at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 4, 2017

OTTAWA – Going into every game the goal is to win, but the key at an event like the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, according to Chelsea Carey, is not to lose two in a row.

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Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings begins Saturday in Ottawa

November 30, 2017

Canada’s best four-player men’s and women’s teams will be chasing their gold-medal dreams when the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings gets underway Saturday at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa.

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Fourteen teams set for Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings in Ottawa

May 1, 2017

Fourteen teams are officially a step closer to achieving their gold-medal dreams after being named to the field for the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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World champions back on the ice at Players’ Championship

April 11, 2017

Just two days after winning the world championship, Brad Gushue is set to hit the ice again. The St. John’s foursome of Gushue, Mark Nichols, Brett Gallant and Geoff Walker barely had time to celebrate in Edmonton before leaving for Toronto and the WestJet Players’ Championship at Ryerson University’s Mattamy Athletic Centre.

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Big win in front of home-town crowd for Team Jacobs

December 13, 2016

To say Brad Jacobs got his season back on track would be rude. By most team’s standards, it was never really off track. With a World Curling Tour win in Saskatoon and a Grand Slam runner-up in Okotoks, Alta., it would seem that the Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., foursome was playing at a high level.

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Laycock a step closer to playoffs at 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 3, 2016

BRANDON, Man. — Saskatoon’s Steve Laycock hasn’t had a ton of success at the Home Hardware Canada Cup over the years, but the 34-year-old skip is taking steps to change that in 2016.

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Rivals will be cheering for Epping tonight at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 2, 2016

BRANDON, Man. – A few of his fiercest competitors will be fans of John Epping tonight.

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Three-way tie for first at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 1, 2016

BRANDON – It’s getting a little crowded at the top, except maybe underneath Reid Carruthers’ cap, where the occupants are shedding.

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Homan in the hunt at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 1, 2016

Following a derailment the night before the defending champs got back on track Thursday.

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