Summerland Curling Club news

Tip of the week, South Okanagan Inter-City Curling League, senior men's bonspiel and more.

Weekly curling news from the Summerland Curling Club.

Weekly curling news from the Summerland Curling Club.

Tip of the week

It is against the rules, to use any device during an end to measure rocks.  After all eight stones are thrown, the stones closest to the centre of button score, no stones are moved until the thirds decide the score. The thirds do any measuring and the team winning the end, marks the score.

The first Summerland curling game in the new South Okanagan Inter-City Curling League was played this Sunday. Penticton boys won 6-5 against Summerland, while the Summerland girls won 6-1 over Penticton, and a make-up team with two coaches were given a good run by Oliver girls 8-4. Games are played every second Sunday in Summerland, Penticton, Oliver or Osoyoos.

The Summerland senior men’s bonspiel was played Nov. 21 to 23.

Thanks to all the teams for making it a success. We had good representation from our neighbouring clubs — seven teams from Kelowna, Penticton, one from Oliver and nine from Summerland. Each team played five games. The team are divided up into three blocks, eight teams per block, with a point system.

The top 3 teams in each block are:

Red block was won by Kelown’as Barry Lemay with points 132, Stan Green of Summerland had 95 points and Paul Cowen of Summerland 93 points. Green block was won by Art Lappalainen from Summerland with 134 points, Larry Kowal from Penticton with 129 points and Chris Cottrill from Penticton with 116 points. Blue Block was won by Eric Johnson from Summerland with 138 points, Warren Parker from Summerland with 117 points and George Hagel from Oliver with 113 points.

Monday   Men  7 p.m  Nov 21

Rob Robinson defeated Roland Dheilly

Dale Abrey defeated Don Lawrence

Bruce Dacre defeated Mike Rudniski

Steve Clement defeated Ken Rae

Tuesday  Ladies    7 p.m  Nov 22

Betty Raymond defeated Jackie Clement

Bev Skinner defeated Gail Ostaficuik

Tricia Mayea   defeated Judy Beck

Wendi Archer defeated   Diane Krancenblum

Wednesday Men  7 p.m. Nov 23

Gary Wingerak defeated Glen Brennan

Louis Costa defeated John Gregg

Dale Abrey defeated Gary Raymond

Ken Rae defeated John Fitzgerald

Thursday  Ladies  9:30 p.m. Nov 24

Gail Ostaficuik defeated  Marilyn Cahoon

Virginia Cundliffe defeated Barb Ezart

Diana Leitch  defeated  RoseMarie Fenrich

Thursday  Open  7:00 pm Nov 24

Jeff Goodis defeated Eric Johnson

Russ Lemke defeated Tony Blashko

Dale Abrey defeated John McKay

Glen Brennan defeated Gary Raymond

John Egyed defeated Armand Houle

Friday mix 6:30 p.m. Nov 25

Cliff Last tied Dave Hood

Gerald Jackson tied Al Carter

Tracy  Cahoon defeated Brian Budzinski

John Fitzgerald defeated Dan Laktin

8:30pm

Steve Penich defeated Steve Callaghan

Al Tower defeated Cliff Rose

Summerland curling next event is the Stick Spiel on Dec. 10. These are two person games, one hour each. So far we have 10 teams. Still room to sign up by calling the curling club at 250-494-9322, if we aren’t in, leave your name and phone number.