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Good Luck Duluth Curlers in Fargo!

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!!

Duluth Curling Club Wheelchair Curlers featured on Fox 21 News

Duluth Curling Club members Scott Anderson, Jeff Anderson and Shawn Corbin will be featured on Fox 21 News on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 9:00pm. Fox 21 Sports Anchor, Eric Gullickson recently filmed a story of these wheelchair curlers, who compete in the Sunday 6pm Open League, and the unique delivery they have chosen. Tune in and watch the athletic ability of these special members.

Congratulations Sophie Brorson!

Sophie’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!

2011 Senior National Curling Results

Duluth teams fared well in the U.S. Senior Nationals in Boston.  DCC had two of three teams in the playoffs. Ross Litman, Sammy Perella, Dave Johnson, and Dean Birman finished in third place. Phil DeVore, Seppo Sormunen, Doug Cameron, and Larry Sharp lost to the Geoff Goodland rink in the final.

Duluth Men Win in Thunder Bay

Congratulations to Jack Carr (Thunder Bay), Rob Carr, Glenn Novak, and Ron Gervais for a big ‘A’ event win in the Port Arthur Curling Club’s Superbowl Spiel.

Sunday 4pm and 6pm League Cancellation

Due to the Super Bowl on Sunday February 6, 2011 all scheduled league games are cancelled. The lounge will be closed. There will be ice available after noon, when the last draws of the UMD intramural bonspiel are in progress.

Duluth Teams Win Men’s Spiel in Two Harbors

Congratulations to three Duluth teams which won all three events at the Two Harbors Men’s International Spiel on January 23rd. Winning the A event were Bob Magie, Tom Brozic, Jess Brozic, and Mike Piper. The B event was won by Phil Devore, Lee Leksell, Doug Cameron, and Terry Christensen. The C event was won by Ross Litman, Sammy Perella, Dave Johnson, and Mike Kniffon.