Quebec's Menard clinches final playoff spot at Brier
Jean-Michel Menard led Quebec to an upset 7-5 win over Alberta's Kevin Koe on Friday at the Tim Hortons Brier. Coupled with a loss by Saskatchewan's Steve Laycock, Menard locked up the fourth and final playoff spot and will play Manitoba's Jeff Stoughton in the 3-4 Page Playoff game Saturday. Tonight, B.C.'s John Morris will face Alberta in the 1 vs. 2 Page Playoff Game on TSN at 9:30pm et/6:30pm pt. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Still On Top
Manitoba's Jeff Stoughton and B.C.'s John Morris won their final round-robin games Thursday night to finish the Canadian men's curling championship at 9-2. A final Alberta win Friday would guarantee Kevin Koe a No. 1 finish at 10-1 leaving Manitoba second and B.C. third. Full Story.
Top of the Podium
Canada's Kelsey Rocque defeated South Korea's Kyeong-Ae Kim 6-4 to win the women's title at the world junior curling championships on Wednesday. Braden Calvert and his Winnipeg team of Kyle Kurz, Lucas Van Den Bosch, Brendan Wilson, alternate Matt Dunstone dropped a 7-5 decision to Norway's Erik Mjoeen in the bronze medal game. Full Story.
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