Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION
Posted: 02/24/2013 4:39 PM | Comments: 0
KINGSTON, ONT. -- B.C.’s Kelly Scott is the 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts bronze medalist.
Scott scored a single in the ninth end and then stole one more in the tenth to defeat Team Canada’s Heather Nedohin 10-8 in Sunday afternoon’s bronze medal game.
B.C. -- Scott, third Jeanna Schraeder, second Sasha Carter and lead Sarah Wazney -- won $5,000 and earned 30 points on the Canadian Team Ranking System, which will determine the participants in next winter’s Olympic pre-trials and trials competitions. Scott has now all but clinched a spot in the former competition.
It was a bitter ending for Team Canada’s Heather Nedohin, who also lost the semifinal earlier Sunday to Manitoba’s Jennifer Jones and lost six of her final eight games after opening at 6-0.
Jones will face Ontario’s Rachel Homan in the final of the Canadian women’s curling championship here tonight (6 p.m. CT, TSN).
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Calvert earns berth in final at junior curling
Alberta advances to women's final
'Are you kidding me?'
Calvert tops Comeau at junior championships
Smith wins 1st tiebreaker at junior championships
Mike McEwen chosen as top seed for men's curling championship in Brandon
B.C. women advance at Canadian juniors
Success, to the power of 7
Jones to represent Manitoba at Scotties
Alberta women unbeaten in junior curling
Team Jones claims seventh provincial curling title
Finally… a sign of weakness
Smith closes opening day at juniors with win
Jones, Einarson to meet in Scotties playoff game
Jones team just ordinary superstars in Winkler
Einarson rocking along unbeaten
Grand Slam of Curling to get bigger, richer