Sunday, April 17, 2011

World Seniors: Report 1

Ken Horton's team won their opening game at the World Seniors Curling Championship in Saint Paul, Minnesota, today. They beat the Netherlands, skipped by Wim Neeleman, 6-2. You can find all the results on the official website here.

Here is the Scottish team. L-R: Ken Horton, Gordon Butler, Angus Storrie, Eddie Binks.

Scotland's women (L-R above: Linda Young, Maggie Scott, Hazel Swankie and Fiona de Vries) were against England, with Susan Young playing last stones, in their first game. The English finished 6-3 in front after taking the first six ends with singles to go 6-0 up before Scotland got on the board.

L-R: Susan Young (fourth), Jean Robinson, Alison Barr and Sandra Moorcroft (lead and skip).

Photos and report are courtesy of Leslie Ingram-Brown.