Syrota & Hritzuk Victories Highlight Busy Weekend in Saskatchewan
Team Delores Syrota Defend Provincial Title
(Left to right): Delores Syrota (Skip), Bev Krasowski (Third), Donna Liebrecht (Second), Sylvia Broad (Lead)
(Left to right): Eugene Hritzuk (Skip), Colin Coben (Third), Verne Anderson (Second), Daryl Eddingfield (Lead)
Hritzuk Back on Top as Provincial Champion
Laycock Picks Up First Win at Tim Hortons Brier
It may not have been the start skip Steve Laycock of Saskatoon and the rest of Team Saskatchewan at this years Tim Hortons Brier, dropping their first two games against Quebec & Manitoba during opening weekend here in Regina. But Saskatchewan put on a show Sunday evening during Draw 5 action against Team New Brunswick, as the teams curled a collective 89% as a team to pick up the 9-4 victory and get them into the win column!
With just the single game here on Monday, the boys will look to keep things rolling this afternoon where they will take on Team Prince Edward Island as both teams currently sit at 1-2 records!
Upcoming Saskatchewan Games:
Draw 7 (Mar. 5 @ 2:00pm) vs. Team Prince Edward Island
Draw 9 (Mar. 6 @ 9:00am) vs. Team Northern Ontario
Draw 11 (Mar. 6 @ 7:00pm) vs. Team Nunavut
For all scores/results, please click here.
Steve Laycock calling line during Draw 5 at Tim Hortons Brier in Regina (Photo, Curling Canada)
Team Bindig ~ Wadena Curling Club
Team Haupstein ~ Weyburn Curling Club
SK Region Playdowns Continue
We are in the midst of playdown season here in Saskatchewan, with numerous provincial championships starting to take shape with region playdowns continuing throughout the province of Saskatchewan! Congratulations to the following teams who earned berths into their respective provincial championships:
Team Tessier (Prince Albert) ~ U18
Team Bindig (Wadena) ~ U18
Team Haupstein (Weyburn) ~ U18
Team Fedak (Wadena) ~ U18
The 2018 Ramada Hotels, presented by the Optimist Club of Saskatchewan, U18 Provincial Championships will begin Mar. 22-25 in Swift Current!
Team Fedak ~ Wadena Curling Club