Quebec’s Asselin tops B.C.’s Craig to remain perfect at mixed curling championship


The wealthy received richer on Tuesday at the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Price Albert, albeit not with out a battle in some circles.

The Felix Asselin Quebec crew from Glenmore Curling Club improved to 4-0 atop Pool A at the Prince Albert Golf and Curling Centre with a 10-3 victory within the afternoon draw over Miles Craig’s B.C. squad. Craig slipped to fourth spot within the seven-team Pool A with a 2-2 file.

Shaun Meachem’s Saskatchewan crew from Swift Current Curling Club improved to 3-1 and second in Pool A with a 12-1 victory in six ends over Peter Mackey’s Nunavut squad from the Iqaluit Curling Club. Mackey slipped to 1-3 and sixth spot in Pool A.

Jamie Koe’s Northwest Territories crew from Yellowknife Curling Club improved to 3-0 and second place in Pool B with a 6-5 victory over Dennis Watts’ Prince Edward Island squad from Summerside Curling Club. Watts has a 1-3 file and sits sixth in Pool B.

And Paul Flemming’s Nova Scotia crew from Halifax Curling Club improved to 4-1 and prime spot in Pool B with a 7-6 win over Corey Chambers’ Manitoba crew from Miami Curling Club. Chambers slipped to 1-3 and fifth place in Pool B.

In the morning draw, Trevor Bonot’s Northern Ontario squad defeated William Butler’s Newfoundland and Labrador crew 7-2, Scott McDonald’s Ontario crew handed Nova Scotia its first loss with a 6-2 victory, B.C. rocked Grant Odishaw’s New Brunswick crew 9-2 and Morgan Muise’s Alberta crew brushed by Terry Miller’s Yukon squad 10-5.

In the late draw of Day 4, Yukon (0-3) performs New Brunswick (2-1), Northern Ontario (3-1) faces P.E.I. (1-3), Alberta and Nunavut, each 1-3, sq. off, and Ontario (1-2) performs Newfoundland and Labrador (0-3).

There are three attracts scheduled for Wednesday. Action continues till Saturday.

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