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Sormunen Rink Wins Bruce Bennett

Congratulations to the Sormunen rink of Duluth (Seppo Sormunen, Jeff Ritchie, Mike Huska, Roger Hendrickson) who defeated the Litman Rink of Duluth (Ross Litman, Sam Perrella, Dean Birman, Mike Kniffin) in the A Event.  Other event winners were as follows: B event – Journeaux rink of Wisconsin, C event – the Carr Rink of Duluth, D event – the Hill Rink of Duluth.


Read about it at the Duluth News Tribune

New Curlers League

The second half of the new curlers league begins this Wednesday, January 18th.  Now is the time to offer your friends the opportunity to give curling a try with this 10 week instructional league for half the cost of a new curler membership.  Sign up with Dick in the office (preferred) or just show up early for the 7:00 league.


There is a spaghetti dinner fundraiser on Tuesday, January 17th, 2012, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. All proceeds go to our junior club members who will be competing in the Junior Nationals in Madison, Wisconsin January 28 through February 4, 2012. DCC members competing are Sophie Brorson, Cory Christensen, Elizabeth Busche, Anna Bauman, Sonja Bauman, Ethan Meyers, Trevor Host, Tony Wright, Wes Leksell and Noah Johnson. Please help support our juniors at nationals. The $5.00 tickets can be purchased from one of the juniors or at the door.

Fun Night January 13th

Join us Friday, January 13th at 6pm for a Fun Night!  This is a great opportunity to bring friends down to the club and let them try curling.  Non members pay $5/ free for members.  Instructors will be available to help new curlers at 6pm.  Party Marty will start the music upstairs at 8pm.  Bar and food service will be available.  Come on down for a fun night!  Sponsored by the Duluth Teachers Credit Union.

2011 MN Junior State Champions

Congratulations to the Ethan Meyers Rink (Trevor Host, Mark Fenner, Alexander Fenson) on their 2011 MN Junior State Championship! The Meyers rink will travel to the 2012 USA Curling Junior National Championships, which will take place Jan. 28-Feb. 4 at the Madison Curling Club. The Cory Christensen Rink (Elizabeth Busche, Anna Bauman, and Sonja Bauman) and the Tony Wright Rink (Will Howieson, Jesse Jaeger, and Wesley Leksell) will also be representing Minnesota at the event.

View the 2012 Playdown results

View the list of 2012 Qualifying Teams for Junior Nationals

Bruce Bennett Memorial Over 40 Bonspiel

Monday, Jan 2, 2012. There are currently 40 teams registered for the Bennett Over 40. We will be closing registration, unless we have 4 additional teams. There are some teams looking for a player. Email the club if you want to play but do not have a team.

Junior State Playdowns Standings


Women’s Standings
Team Record
Solem 5-0
Christensen 4-1
Myhrer 1-4
Osbakken 0-5


Men’s Standings
Pool A Pool B
Team Record Team Record
Meyers 4-0 Wright 4-0
Bahr 3-1 Blagoue 3-1
Johannsen 2-2 Runing 2-2
Peterson 1-3 Miles 1-3
Passmore 0-4 Fiskness 0-4


Men’s Final – Sunday 1:00pm

Tony Wright vs. Ethan Meyers


Men’s Semifinals – Sunday 9:00am

A1 – Meyers vs B2 – Blagoue

B1 – Wright vs A2 – Barr