Tankard update: Howard loses to Epping in close competition

Howard shoots last rock in an effort to tie things up – for larger view click on image


In what was a back and forth game, Team Epping stole one in the 9th, and another one in the 10th for an 8-6 win over Team Howard in the A final.

John Epping now advances to the playoff bracket as the A side qualifier on Saturday, February 12th.

                                                   Team Epping (Curl-On photo)


         Mooibroek moves on

Team Mooibroek scored 1 in 5, then stole three ends in a row on the way to a 13-7 final over Team Ferris.

Team Niepage continued to roll with 4 in the 8th end and a 9-8 win over Team Latimer to move on to play Howard on Friday afternoon.

Team Mitchell scored 2 in the 7th end, then stole 1 in the 8th and 4 in the 9th eventually picking up an 11-5 win over Team Camm.

Draw 6 is set for 2:30 p.m. Friday:

Team Mitchell vs. Team Mooibroek
Team Niepage vs. Team Howard
Team Steep vs. Team Camm
Team Reid vs. Team Ferris

Tickets are sold out for the event however you can enjoy the action live at www.curlontv.ca.