September 5, 2015


Curling

Jacobs roars to 7-4 win over Morris, will play for Canada at Olympics

Third Ryan Fry of the Brad Jacobs rink throws a stone. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Skip John Morris (left) reacts to a shot as Tyler Griffith looks on. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Skip Brad Jacobs fist-pumps after scoring two in the first end during the men's final against John Morris at the 2013 Roar of the Rings Canadian Olympic Curling Trials Sunday. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Skip John Morris delivers a rock. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
John Morris (left) looks up during the men's final against Brad Jacobs (right) at the 2013 Roar of the Rings Canadian Olympic curling trials in Winnipeg Sunday. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Skip John Morris takes a break between ends. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Skip Brad Jacobs (left) watches a shot during action against John Morris (centre). (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Tyrel Griffith (left), Rick Sawatsky and John Morris (right) sweep one of John Cotter's stones to score two points in the fifth end. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Skip John Morris watches as an official measures stones in the fifth end. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Skip John Morris reacts to a shot. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Third Ryan Fry of Brad Jacobs' team watches his shot as the sweepers jump on the rock. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Skip Brad Jacobs celebrates after defeating John Morris' team. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Skip Brad Jacobs (left) and teammates celebrate after defeating the John Morris rink. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
From left: Brad Jacobs, Ryan Harnden, E.J. Harnden and Ryan Fry celebrate their win. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Skip Brad Jacobs (left) and his team acknowledge the crowd as they make their way down the ice after winning the final. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Brad Jacobs (centre left) and Ryan Fry (right) are congratulated by women's winners Jennifer Jones (left) and Jill Officer. (John Woods / The Canadian Press)
Skip Jennifer Jones (centre) and Ryan Fry hug after the men's team was presented with their Team Canada jackets and Roar of the Rings medals. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Skip Brad Jacobs strikes a pose in his Team Canada apparel after defeating John Morris' team 7-4 in the men's final of Roar of the Rings Olympic Curling Trials at the MTS Centre on Sunday. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
Winnipeg skips Jennifer Jones and Brad Jacobs show off their Team Canada jackets and medals. (Jason Halstead / Winnipeg Free Press)
History

Updated on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 5:34 PM CST: Tweaks copy.

5:48 PM: Updates photo.

7:05 PM: Adds video, slide show.

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