Jessica Hanson’s team from Saskatoon went undefeated winning six consecutive games at this past weekend’s junior event in Lloydminster. Hanson defeated Danielle Schiemann from Edmonton 5-2 in the final. Hanson is the 2013 Saskatchewan Junior Women’s champion and is accompanied by Kourtney Fesser, Jordan Maas and Krista Fesser. This is the first Saskatchewan women’s team to win this major junior bonspiel.
Brady Scharback’s junior men’s team also had an excellent weekend as they advanced to the Championship Final before losing 6-1 to Carter Lautner’s Alberta team. Scharback is supported by Quinn Hersikorn, Jake Hersikorn and Brady Kendel.
Saskatchewan Junior curlers begin the road to the M&M Junior Canadian Championships with the first qualification spiel in Yorkton, November 8-10th, 2013. Two more qualifiers will be held in November with 12 teams from both the Men’s and Women’s sides advancing to the Provincial championship in North Battleford from December 27th -31st.