Okotoks/Nanton wins Alberta juvenile curling championship

Jeremy Harty and his Okotoks/Nanton crew defeated Tristan Steinke’s foursome from Dawson Creek 5-4 Sunday to clinch the men’s title in the Alberta juvenile curling championship.

SYLVAN LAKE — Jeremy Harty and his Okotoks/Nanton crew defeated Tristan Steinke’s foursome from Dawson Creek 5-4 Sunday to clinch the men’s title in the Alberta juvenile curling championship.

Harty’s rink finished a perfect 5-0 in round-robin play.

Meanwhile, the Edmonton Saville Centre quartet skipped by Danielle Schmiemann dropped a 6-3 decision to Courtney Rossing of Grande Prairie in Sunday’s final round-robin draw, but earned the women’s crown with a 4-1 record.

Both Alberta winners will advance to the nationals March 27-31 at Surrey and Langley, B.C.

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