Duluth curler Phil DeVore was selected by the Geoff Goodland rink as their alternate at the Senior Men’s World Championships. Phil will be attending the World Championships in St Paul April 16-23.
2011 State Mixed Championship were played in Two Harbors Feb. 25 – 27, 2011.
The winners were Andy Jukich, Norma O’Leary, Phil DeVore, and Elizabeth Busche.
Seven of our junior curlers competed at the 2011 Junior Nationals in Fairbanks, Alaska.
The Cory Christensen rink was awarded the Curtis Cup for Sportsmanship. Congratulations Cory Christensen, Elizabeth Busche, Anna Bauman, and Sonja Bauman.
John Landsteiner was named All-Star skip and and selected by Team Wald as their alternate. John will be attending the World Championships in Scotland with Team Wald as their 5th player. Congratulations John!
Sophie Brorson’s Junior team won the 2011 Junior Nationals in Fairbanks, Alaska. This is Sophie’s third Junior National Title. Sophie’s team now advances to the 2011 World Junior Championships March 5‐13 in Perth, Scotland. Congratulations Sophie!
All adult curlers of the DCC are invited as well as your family and friends. Play a pick-up game with other members of our club. The fun starts at 6:00pm. Instruction will be offered for new curlers. Fee is $5 for non members. Food and Bar service available. Join in the fun!
The International Bonspiel concluded Sunday afternoon 2/20/2011.
Main Event Winners: Ross Litman Rink (DCC) Scott Schierbeck, Mike Clabaugh, Sam Perrella III and Ross Litman
Main Event R/Up: Aaron Wald (Hibbing)
2nd Event winners: Steve Day (Madison)
2nd Event R/Up: Bob Johansen (Two Harbors)
3rd Event winners: Bill Webb (Ft. William)
3rd Event R/Up: Jon Bodovinitz (DCC)
4th Event Winners: Dave Running (DCC)
4th Event R/Up: Russ Wakewich (Port Arthur)
High Steaks Winners: Gavin Bopp (DCC) and Regis Hadiaris (DCC)
Joe’s team won the 2011 Nationals in Fargo, ND. Joe and his team now advance to represent the United States in the 2011 World Curling Championships April 2-10 in Regina, Saskatchewan. Congratulations Team Fenson!
There is no junior curling on Tuesday 2/22/2011 so from 4pm to 6pm there is ice available for flex games and also make up games. Please reserve your ice with Dick Wicklund to make sure you have a sheet.
Here is the draw for the International Bonspiel for Friday 2/18/2011:
Fridays dinner will be served from 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Weatherbee – Ft. Wm. vs Bopp – DCC
Carr – Pt. Arthur vs Kraus – DCC
Day – Madison vs Litman – DCC
Wakewich – Pt. Arthur vs Hadiaris – DCC
Running – DCC vs Docteur – DCC
Bodovinitz – DCC vs Hill – DCC
Hartman – St. Paul vs Zeman – DCC
Lammi – Ft. Wm. vs Fox – DCC
Berarducci – Side Lake vs Johanson – Two Harbors
Mayne – Madison vs DeVore – DCC
Webb – Ft. Wm. vs Brozic – DCC
McDonald – St. Paul vs Johnson – DCC
Wald – Hibbing vs Carr – DCC
A Level 1 Instructors course has been set for Sunday, 2/27/2011 from 10am to 3pm. The cost is $25.00.
For information and registration contact Jon Fiskness at firstname.lastname@example.org
Good luck to those Duluth curlers playing in the US National Curling Championships taking place this week in Fargo, ND. The Duluth Curling Club is proud of Patti Luke, Aileen Sormunen, Courtney George, Amanda McLean, Joe Polo, Tyler George, Chris Plys, Phil Drobnick, Joey Bonfoey, and John Shuster. Good curling to our Duluth curlers and their teams!!