PHOTOS: London rink falls just shy of Brier berth

Jayden King’s London Curling Club rink lost to Glen Howard’s crew from the Penetanguishene Curling Club in the final of the 2024 men’s Ontario Scotties Tankard in Dorchester this weekend. Howard & Co. punched their ticket to the Brier, Canada’s national championship. Photos by LFP’s Derek Ruttan druttan@postmedia.com

PHOTOS: Ontario Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Twelve of the top women’s curling teams from southern Ontario are competing this week for a spot at the 2024 Scotties Tournament of Hearts. The  winning team in Friday’s final at the FlightExec Centre in Dorchester will qualify for the Canadian national women’s curling championship in Calgary in February.  Photos by Mike Hensen mhensen@postmedia.com

PHOTOS: Ontario Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Twelve of the top women’s curling teams from southern Ontario are competing this week for a spot at the 2024 Scotties Tournament of Hearts. The  winning team in Friday’s final at the FlightExec Centre in Dorchester will qualify for the Canadian national women’s curling championship in Calgary in February.  Photos by Mike Hensen mhensen@postmedia.com

SPORTS BRIEFS: Oakville out for MSL season

OAKVILLE IS OUT FOR MSL SEASON For a second-straight season, the Major Series Lacrosse league’s Oakville Rock have requested a one-year hiatus. The MSL made the announcement on its website Thursday while saying that as a result the Rock will forfeit participation in the 2023 MSL Draft set for later this month. The Rock are […]

Howard, Epping, Camm remain at Port Elgin ’22 Ontario Tankard

On super Sunday, curling fans will be treated to a showdown of three top Ontario curling rinks vying for a chance to represent the region at the national championship on the final day of the Port Elgin ’22 Ontario Tankard. Team Camm (Navan Curling Club) and Team Epping (Leaside Curling Club) meet first in the […]

Epping and Howard advance to playoffs at Ontario Tankard

Saturday’s playoff matches are shaping up at the Port Elgin ’22 Ontario Tankard. Team Epping and Team Howard will face-off for the second time at the tankard in a playoff match at the Plex scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m., Saturday. Team Epping beat Team Howard in the A-side final Friday only to have Team […]

Howard and Epping lead 12-team field at Ontario Tankard in Port Elgin

Glenn Howard may be heading into the Port Elgin Chrysler ’22 Ontario Tankard as the favourite according to Curling Canada rankings, but it’s John Epping who is looking to return to the Brier in 2022. The 2021 Ontario Tankard was cancelled due to COVID-19. The last time southern Ontario’s top teams battled to represent at […]

Ontario Tankard in Port Elgin expands to 12 teams

Twelve teams will compete at The Plex in Port Elgin for the chance to become the Ontario men’s representative at the 2022 Tim Hortons Brier – the national curling championship. The Port Elgin Chrysler ’22 Ontario Tankard organizing committee announced the expanded field in a media release Wednesday. Originally slated as a competition between eight […]