Sandra Schmirler, from Biggar, Sask. was larger than life on the ice. She was kind, caring, humble to a fault. On the pebbed sheets, she was intimidating.
Team Canada's Kerri Einarson is the lone undefeated skip at the Canadian women's curling championship after Ontario's Rachel Homan suffered her first loss on Wednesday to Northwest Territories skip Kerry Galusha.
Robin Wilson and sister Dawn Knowles' ideas for the Scotties to be name and rewards in jewelry goes back to 1979. The only change has been Scott to Scotties but the fight they put up to keep it as the Tournament of Hearts has created a legacy for the brand.
Team Manitoba skip, Jennifer Jones, broke a Canadian women's curling championship record for career wins Tuesday with her 153rd victory. She defeated Sarah Hill of Newfoundland and Labrador 6-5 in the morning draw.