Ontario downs Newfoundland in Scotties tiebreaker

Ontario’s Hollie Duncan advanced to the championship pool at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts with an 11-8 win over Newfoundland’s Stacie Curtis in Thursday’s tiebreaker game. Ontario scored three in the ninth end and a deuce in the 10th. Duncan sealed the win when Curtis was unable to draw her last rock onto the button […]

Jennifer Jones suffers 1st loss as Manitoba falls to Northern Ontario at Scotties

Manitoba’s Jennifer Jones went for a Hail Mary at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts on Wednesday, but her rock slid just a little too far. Jones dropped a 9-5 decision to Northern Ontario’s Tracy Fleury for her first loss of the round-robin at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The five-time Scotties champ gave up a […]

N.L. comes out on top in battle of unbeaten teams against Alberta at Scotties

Stacie Curtis came out on top in a battle of unbeaten teams at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. The Newfoundland and Labrador skip defeated Alberta’s Casey Scheidegger 9-5 in Monday afternoon’s marquee matchup at the South Okanagan Events Centre. Newfoundland and Labrador’s Curtis beats Alberta’s Casey Scheidegger 9-5 in Draw 7.0:24 Curtis is 4-0 and […]

Team Canada improves to 2-0 at Scotties

Michelle Englot’s Team Canada rink earned its second straight win at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, edging Emilia Gagne of Quebec 6-5 in an extra end on Sunday. Englot, whose Winnipeg rink is replacing defending champion Rachel Homan as the Ottawa skip prepares for the Olympic Games, improved to 2-0 atop the Pool B standings. […]

Chelsea Carey takes bronze at Scotties

Chelsea Carey won the bronze medal at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, beating Northern Ontario’s Krista McCarville 7-4 on Sunday. Carey was the defending champion at last year’s Canadian women’s curling championship, but lost 8-1 to McCarville in a playoff game the previous day to fall short of a repeat. McCarville lost the semifinal 7-5 to Ontario’s […]

Ontario's Homan gets rematch with Manitoba's Englot in Scotties final

Manitoba’s Michelle Englot needs to beat Ontario’s Rachel Homan one more time for a Canadian women’s curling title. Manitoba downed Ontario 9-8 in Friday’s playoff between the top two seeds after a 9-5 victory over them to conclude the preliminary round Thursday. So Englot needs a third straight win over Homan on Sunday to claim […]

Krista McCarville secures final Scotties playoff spot

​Northern Ontario’s Krista McCarville claimed the final playoff spot at the Canadian women’s curling championship with a 10-6 win Friday over Northwest Territories. McCarville was a finalist in last year’s Scotties Tournament of Hearts, losing to Chelsea Carey. Carey (9-2) and McCarville (8-3) meet again Saturday afternoon in a playoff between the third and fourth […]

Northern Ontario's McCarville beats defending champ Carey at Scotties

Northern Ontario’s Krista McCarville beat the defending champions at the Canadian women’s curling championship Thursday to stay in the hunt for playoffs. McCarville downed the Chelsey Carey team from Calgary 8-4 as Northern Ontario improved to 6-3 with two games remaining in the round robin. Carey, 7-2, was still in playoff territory also with two […]