Between The Sheets March 15th 2017
It was a fantastic 2 days of curling. Twelve teams came out for the bonspiel and made for a perfect draw. Each level of curlers in 3 divisions. Great shot making by all levels. A round robin was played and each team did a draw to the button to break ties.
The Ready To Rock Division of our beginners curlers was won by the Shayla and Kalissa Jordan, Jackson Hoyem and Emma Clarke. Second place when to Conner James, Mia and Dken Currie and Justyne Mehlsen. Each team finished with two wins and a loss but Emma Clarke draw to the button saw the Jordyn team take first place.
The Rock The Icers Division was won by Molly and Meagan Kneeland, Sydney McCormick, and Katelyn Thompson with three wins. Calissa Craig, Sullivan Swift, Audrey Nicholson and Gracie Drew took second place with one win and a tie.
The Rolling Stones Division was taken by Ryan Bell, Taylor Moss, Shaela Lee and Anna Kneeland with two wins and their draw to the button giving them first place. Second place went to Camryn and Kaiden Bjornson, Zoey Arkinstall and Hailey Lund.
Sportsmanship team award went to Matthew Nixon, Trinity and Hannah Trowridge and Daniel Hvamb. Female Sportmanship award went to Sullivan Swift and male award went to Ryan Bell.
The costume awards went to Josie Lund, Hanley Robertson, Danica Fox and Tanin Peirson and also to Calissa Craig’s crew. Most of the teams donned red and white and all looked great. Best dressed male was Matthew Nixon and female was Anna Kneeland.
Thanks to those curlers that joined us for the weekend but were not a part of our program. Hope to see you all join us next year.
These curlers are all an enjoyable bunch. polite, kind, friendly, helpful kids. I will miss you over the summer and look forward to next season.
Next up at the club is the Ladies Bonspiel and then the Oilmen’s.
What an amazing show of curling on TSN with the Brier winding up! Brad Gushue and his Newfoundland Team deserved that win and will be great ambassadors for Canada. Lead Geoff Walkers started his curling career in hometown Beaverlodge. The World Men’s is being held in Edmonton April 1 through 9th. To catch the World Ladies you’ll have to be up very late or record the games.
The Club Windup & Awards Night will be held April 6th at 6:30pm. Join us for appetizers and drinks. All members and guests are welcome.