(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Women’s quarter-finalists took to the ice for the 12:00 pm draw out at the Thunder Bay Tournament Center.
Team Fleury faced off against Team Robertson. Fleury an ex-Northern Ontarian skip has a new foursome out of Manitoba and is in the playoff picture once again on the slam.
Fleury wins her way into the semifinals with a 6-3 victory.
Team Jones vs Team Roth had one of Canada’s best against one of the best women’s teams from the USA. After a very clean game, Team Jones picking up a 3 in five but gave up 2 in the last end to lose to Team Roth.
Team Einarson and Team Tirinzoni were tied 2-2 after two but a tick of the guard made way for a steal for Team Tirinzoni in the 3rd. All tied up 4-4 Einarson takes the points and the victory in the 8th.
Team Walker took on fan favourites Team Homan. After her last shot slipped a little through the house Homan gave up a steal of 2 to open the match.
With another draw attempt in the 2nd end, Homan redeemed the first and put it on the pin to count 3. Back to back steals in fourth and fifth ends proved too much to come back from. Homan wins 5-3.
A big shout out to all the curlers who stop and sign autographs and take pictures with the fans.
The Men’s quarters begin at 4:00 pm head on out to the Thunder Bay Tournament Center to catch all the action live or tune in to Sportsnet