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The Red Deer Special Olympics Curling Team, representing Alberta, won gold at the Canadian Special Olympics National Games in St. Albert recently, defeating Ontario 8-4 in the final. Here’s the team: Gene Sale, coach; Graham Kryzanowski, skip; Thomasina Payne, lead; Kelly Stock, second; Rhonda Schochenmaier, alternate lead; Mike Sugden, third; Heather Roberts, coach.

The Red Deer Special Olympics Curling Team, representing Alberta, won gold at the Canadian Special Olympics National Games in St. Albert recently, defeating Ontario 8-4 in the final. Here’s the team: Gene Sale, coach; Graham Kryzanowski, skip; Thomasina Payne, lead; Kelly Stock, second; Rhonda Schochenmaier, alternate lead; Mike Sugden, third; Heather Roberts, coach.

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