The DCC Final Banquet and end of the year party is March 28th. Watch the event finals and vote for the board elections! Dinner, awards, and lots of fun. Candidates for the board are Phil Devore, Tom Eng, Jon Fiskness, Lee Leksell, Joe Polo, and Matt Wahl. If you are unable to attend, absentee ballots are ready in the office. You may pick one up, mark your ballot and place it in the ballot box.
The Ladies Spring Meeting, Elections, and Social will be held March 26th at 6pm. A dinner special will be available for purchase. Please attend this celebration of the season, short meeting, and women’s board elections.
Congratulations to Phil DeVore, Lee Leksell, Doug Cameron, and Lucy DeVore, winners of the Charles J Futterer Memorial Bonspiel at the Cook County Curling Club this past weekend.
The Norma O’Leary rink won the 2014 Gopher State Women’s Bonspiel in Duluth on Mar 9th. Norma O’Leary, Pam Cavers, Linda Lanigan, and Patti Luke beat St. Paul’s Amy Anderson, Karen Volkman, Michelle Perry, and Nancee Melby in the finals. Congratulations Ladies!
2014 Dunlop Memorial Bonspiel – Friday draws
Jimmy Oakman – Curl Mesabi vs Mike Akervik – Duluth
Ron Gervais – Tofte vs Dick Wicklund – Duluth
Keane Busche – Duluth vs Scott Anderson – Duluth
Phil DeVore – Duluth vs Irv Mossberger – Superior
Rob Giuliani – Duluth vs Paul Burke – Ft. William
Doug Britton – Duluth vs George Host – Duluth
Dennis Abraham – St. Paul vs Glen Novak – Duluth
Pat Kelleher – Duluth vs Michael Hillmeyer – Duluth
Jesse Kringle – Hibbing vs Linda Christensen – Duluth
Drew Arnold – St. Paul vs Tom Brozic – Duluth
Gordy Dahl – Curl Mesabi vs Laurie Orbeck – Duluth
Andrew Parkes – Port Arthur vs Jim Atol – Duluth
Mike Moyle – Duluth vs Anna Bauman – Duluth
The Phil DeVore Rink was victorious in the A event of Superior’s Northwest Bonspiel. Skip Phil DeVore curled with teammates Hudson Turner, Doug Cameron and Lucy DeVore. Each winning team member received a unique wooden curling stone to commemorate their victory. Congratulations!
The 2014 US Curling Nationals are currently being held in Philadelphia. Duluth has 12 curlers competing in the event. For the women: Sophie Brorson and Team C. George (Courtney George, Aileen Sormunen, Amanda McLean, and Monica Walker- MA) And on the Men’s side: Joe Polo, Tyler George, Chris Plys, Joe Bonfoey, and Team Shuster (John Shuster, Jeff Isaacson, Jared Zezel, and John Landsteiner).
Team Christensen: Cory Christensen, Mackenzie Lank (Lewiston, NY) Anna Bauman, Anna Hopkins (Bismarck, ND) and Tina Persinger (Fairbanks, AK) will represent the USA at the 2014 Junior Worlds.
Follow all the action at the World Junior Championships Feb 26 – Mar 5th in Flims Switzerland.
The 2014 Women’s Gopher State will now be at the Duluth Curling Club. The GSWCA found out in November that the originally scheduled site was unavailable. The Gopher State board is putting on the event in cooperation with the DCC. Consider competing in this great event!
- March 7-9th
- 3-game Guarantee – Four Events
- Traveling Trophies & Award Pins
- Participation Pin & Souvenir Gift
- Friday night social and Saturday Night Banquet at the Radisson
- $200 entry fee per team
- Entry Deadline Friday, March 1st
The 2014 US Curling Club National Championships at the Two Harbors Curling Club starts Saturday. The competition runs from Feb. 15-22nd. Good curling ladies!
- Norma O’Leary, Jill Hansen, Mary Shields and Patti Luke
- Jamie Kraus, Barb Payette, Kerry Hadiaris, and Bridgette Perrizo