2019 B.C. Men’s and Women’s Championships: Draw 6 results

Last year’s men’s champs Team Geall lost 1-7 against Team Tardi in Draw 6. Heather Norman photos
Carley Sandwith of Team Wark watches her teammates after throwing the rock.
Cal Jackson (left) and teammate Derek Ryan of Team Blandford sweep down the ice.
Jay Wakefield of Team Barry reacts on the ice. Team Barry suffered a 3-5 loss to Team Blandford.

The B.C. Men’s and Women’s provincials continued this evening with Draw 6, which saw ten teams competing in the West Fraser Centre in Quesnel.

In the men’s competition, Team Tardi of Langley and Victoria pulled off the first win of the night, scoring 7-1 on last year’s provincial champions, Team Geall of Abbotsford. Tardi, the 2018 World Juniors Men’s Champions, got off to a strong start, scoring six points in the first five ends. Geall scored once in the fifth end and Tardi pulled it back once more with a final point in the sixth.

Team Blandford of Victoria beat Team Barry of Golden Ears 5-3, in a game that came to an end in the tenth end.

Team Joanisse of Golden Ears, Royal City and Victoria also pulled off a win in Draw 6, coming out 7-5 against Team Wenzek of Langley, Royal City and Kamloops. The game was a nail-biter, with a tied score of 3-3 going into the seventh end.

In the women’s competition, Team Wark of Abbotsford suffered their first loss of the tournament, losing 6-7 to Team Brown, of Kamloops and Royal City. The game came down to the eleventh end when Team Brown broke the tie.

Also in Draw 6, last year’s champions Team Van Osch, of Nanaimo, Parksville and Vancouver, pulled off their first win of the tournament against Team Hudyma of Vancouver. Team Van Osch won the game 6-4.

Follow the Observer for all your Men’s and Women’s B.C. Curling Championship updates.

READ MORE: Wark, Brown, Gushulak, Cotter, Montgomery win Draw 5 games

READ MORE: 2019 B.C. Men’s and Women’s Curling Championship: Draw 4 highlights

Heather Norman
Community Reporter
Send Heather an email
Like the Quesnel Cariboo Observer on Facebook

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Comments are closed

Just Posted

Cariboo vegetable farmer swamped by Fraser River flooding

Brianna van de Wijngaard was picking vegetables three feet below the water

Quesnel Salvation Army receives boost from Save-On-Foods

The food bank and soup kitchen received $1,660 through the store’s Share It Forward program

International Safe Travels designation program approved for Gold Rush Trail, Cariboo Chilcotin Coast

World Travel and Tourism Council approves, businesses and communities can apply

Quesnel to resume in-person council meetings July 7

Meeting rooms and council chamber occupancy limits have been established

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for Cariboo, North Thompson region

Prince George, Quesnel, Williams Lake and 100 Mile House all under watch

B.C. records 31 new cases, six deaths over three days due to COVID-19

There are 166 active cases in B.C., 16 people in hospital

96-year-old woman scales B.C. butte with help of family, friends

‘I did as I was told and I enjoyed every minute of it’

Parallel crises: How COVID-19 exacerbated B.C.’s drug overdose emergency

Part 1: Officials say isolation, toxic drug supply, CERB, contributing to crisis

Canadians with disabilities disproportionately hit by COVID-19 pandemic

More than four out of 10 British Columbians aged 70 and up have various disabilities

Camping offers a great pandemic escape, for less money than you might think

But for many first-timers, knowing what to bring can be a challenge

Turbulence in Canadian opinion on airlines COVID-19 response: poll

Thousands of people have beseeched Transport Minister Marc Garneau to compel airlines to issue refunds,

Police issue warning after baby comes across suspected drugs in Kamloops park

The 11-month-old girl’s mother posted photos on social media showing a small plastic bag containing a purple substance

Most Read