Former Red Deer curler advances to semi-final at Mixed Doubles Trials

By Sheldon Spackman
January 1, 2018 - 8:16am Updated: January 6, 2018 - 3:21pm

A former Red Deer woman has advanced to the 2018 Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Curling Trials semi-final in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba.

Jocelyn Peterman who now resides in Calgary, is competing with Brett Gallant at the event, with the pair’s next game being Saturday, January 6 at 6:00 p.m. against the duo of either Val Sweeting/Brad Gushue (Edmonton/St. John's) or Kaitlyn Lawes/John Morris (Winnipeg/Camrose, Alta.)

There are 18 teams in total and include numerous Olympic, World and Canadian champion curlers.

The event runs until January 7 and will determine Canada’s first Olympic mixed doubles curling team, being declared an official Winter Olympic medal sport by the International Olympic Committee in 2015.   

Live scoring, standings and statistics are available at www.curling.ca/scoreboard/ 

Major ringette tournament hits the ice in Red Deer this weekend

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