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Roar of the Rings women's final, Dec. 7, 2013

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After a stellar week, Jennifer Jones and her foursome faced Sherry Middaugh in the women's final of the Roar of the Rings Olympic curling trials. Much to the delight of fans at the MTS Centre, the Jones rink won 8-4, and will represent Canada at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia in February 2014.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones delivers a stone.

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    Skip Jennifer Jones delivers a stone.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones (centre left) calls on her sweeper Jill Officer (right) during action as Sherry Middaugh (right) looks on.

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    Skip Jennifer Jones (centre left) calls on her sweeper Jill Officer (right) during action as Sherry Middaugh (right) looks on.

  • Skip Sherry Middaugh reacts to a shot.

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    Skip Sherry Middaugh reacts to a shot.

  • Sherry Middaugh's second Lee Merklinger (left) and lead Leigh Armstrong react to a shot.

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    Sherry Middaugh's second Lee Merklinger (left) and lead Leigh Armstrong react to a shot.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones celebrates scoring three against Sherry Middaugh in the second end.

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    Skip Jennifer Jones celebrates scoring three against Sherry Middaugh in the second end.

  • Jennifer Jones high-fives Jill Officer (left) after a shot.

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    Jennifer Jones high-fives Jill Officer (left) after a shot.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones (centre right) and her team (from left) Jill Officer, Dawn McEwen and Kaitlyn Lawes watch the replay of her three-point shot in the second end.

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    Skip Jennifer Jones (centre right) and her team (from left) Jill Officer, Dawn McEwen and Kaitlyn Lawes watch the replay of her three-point shot in the second end.

  • Fans cheer on Jennifer Jones and her squad.

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    Fans cheer on Jennifer Jones and her squad.

  • Skip Sherry Middaugh (front) lines up a shot as Jennifer Jones watches.

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    Skip Sherry Middaugh (front) lines up a shot as Jennifer Jones watches.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones celebrates after a shot.

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    Skip Jennifer Jones celebrates after a shot.

  • Skip Sherry Middaugh delivers a stone.

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Skip Sherry Middaugh delivers a stone.

  • Skip Sherry Middaugh calls to her sweepers during action against Jennifer Jones in the women's final.

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Skip Sherry Middaugh calls to her sweepers during action against Jennifer Jones in the women's final.

  • Skip Sherry Middaugh  reacts to a shot during action against Jennifer Jones in the women���s final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre on Sat., Dec. 7, 2013. Photo by Jason Halstead/Winnipeg Free Press

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    Skip Sherry Middaugh reacts to a shot during action against Jennifer Jones in the women���s final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre on Sat., Dec. 7, 2013. Photo by Jason Halstead/Winnipeg Free Press

  • Fans cheer on Jennifer Jones and her team as they defeated Sherry Middaugh in the women���s final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre on Sat., Dec. 7, 2013 to win the right to represent Canada at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, in February. Photo by Jason Halstead/Winnipeg Free Press

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Fans cheer on Jennifer Jones and her team as they defeated Sherry Middaugh in the women���s final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre on Sat., Dec. 7, 2013 to win the right to represent Canada at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, in February. Photo by Jason Halstead/Winnipeg Free Press

  • Skip Jennifer Jones calls to her sweepers.

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Skip Jennifer Jones calls to her sweepers.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones shoots against Sherry Middaugh in the women���s final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre on Sat., Dec. 7, 2013. Photo by Jason Halstead/Winnipeg Free Press

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Skip Jennifer Jones shoots against Sherry Middaugh in the women���s final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre on Sat., Dec. 7, 2013. Photo by Jason Halstead/Winnipeg Free Press

  • Jennifer Jones celebrates after defeating Sherry Middaugh in the women's final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre Saturday.

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Jennifer Jones celebrates after defeating Sherry Middaugh in the women's final of Roar of the Rings curling at the MTS Centre Saturday.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones celebrates beating Sherry Middaugh in the women's final at the 2013 Roar of the Rings Canadian Olympic Curling Trials.

    John Woods / The Canadian Press

    Skip Jennifer Jones celebrates beating Sherry Middaugh in the women's final at the 2013 Roar of the Rings Canadian Olympic Curling Trials.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones (centre left) and Kaitlyn Lawes (left) hug as Jill Officer (centre right) and Dawn McEwen join the celebration.

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Skip Jennifer Jones (centre left) and Kaitlyn Lawes (left) hug as Jill Officer (centre right) and Dawn McEwen join the celebration.

  • Skip Jennifer Jones waves to the crowd.

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    Skip Jennifer Jones waves to the crowd.

  • From left: skip Jennifer Jones and her team, Kaitlyn Lawes, Jill Officer and Dawn McEwen show off the spoils of victory.

    Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press

    From left: skip Jennifer Jones and her team, Kaitlyn Lawes, Jill Officer and Dawn McEwen show off the spoils of victory.

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