Homan clinches second at Canadian Curling Trials
Rachel Homan didn't care how she got a spot into the Canadian curling trials semifinal, it just mattered that her rink got one. The defending Canadian champion defeated Stefanie Lawton of Saskatoon 6-5 in the final game of the seven-game round robin to finish 4-3, but Winnipeg's Chelsea Carey and Ontario's Sherry Middaugh also sported the same mark. Full Story.(Photo: Canadian Press)
Reigning Canadian curling champion Rachel Homan got two bits of good news on Thursday. The Ottawa skip advanced to Friday's semifinal at the Canadian Olympic curling trials, and then she learned the federal government had approved funding of more than $2.5 million for the Canadian Curling Association in 2013-14. Full Story.
Closer to Sochi
Veteran Jennifer Jones clinched a spot in the finals of the Canadian Olympic curling trials with a 7-6 victory over Rachel Homan on Wednesday night. Jones, a four-time Canadian champion, upped her record to 5-1 when she stole a point in the 10th end. Homan, the reigning Canadian champion, moves to 3-3. Full Story.
Travelers All-Star Curling Skins Game presented by Pinty's
January 11-12, 2014: Banff, AB
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The Dominion Curling Club Championship in Thunder Bay, ON Nov 18-23