SASKATOON -- Jason Gunnlaugson let one get away against a Canadian Olympic Trials favourite this morning.
The Morris team led Brad Jacobs of Sault St. Marie, Ont., 5-3 after five ends but faltered down the stretch and fell 7-5 to the 2014 Olympic champion.
Gunnlaugson is now 1-3 in the nine-team round-robin. Jacobs improved to 4-1.
Mike McEwen of West St. Paul moved to 3-1 with a 6-5 win over Tanner Horgan of Kingston, Ont. (1-3).
Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L, stayed perfect at 5-0 with a 9-4 victory over Matt Dunstone of Regina (0-5).
Kevin Koe of Calgary (3-1) beat Brendan Bottcher of Edmonton 9-7. Bottcher is 1-4.