Monthly Archives: March 2012

Laura Crocker selected as Laurier’s Outstanding Woman in 2012

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Wilfrid Laurier University has selected Varsity Women’s skip Laura Crocker as the 2012 Outstanding Woman of Laurier at a ceremony held today at the Waterloo Inn in Waterloo, Ontario. Before an audience of 300 and following a keynote address by former Canadian Women’s hockey captain Cassie Campbell-Pascall, Crocker was named to the honour over fellow Continue Reading

Golden Hawks HPC welcomes Jim Waite

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The Golden Hawks Curling High Performance Centre is pleased to announce the addition of one of this country’s most respected curling authorities, Jim Waite, to the HPC staff. Jim, who served as one of Canada’s 2010 Olympic Team Coaches, will serve as the liaison between the High Performance Centre and both the Canadian and Ontario Continue Reading

Ontario high school championships get underway in Niagara

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The 2012 Ontario High School (OFSAA) Curling Championships get underway today in Niagara Region with play at the Welland, Grimsby and St. Catherine’s Curling Clubs. Twenty boys and twenty girls teams are competing from across Ontario. The rinks include familiar names from the OJCT tour including Amy Heitzner from Patrick Fogerty Secondary School, Chelsea Brandwood Continue Reading

Golden Hawks win 2012 CIS Championship

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Yesterday’s huge wins by the Brock Badgers over both Alberta and Manitoba setup today’s championship final between Brock and the Laurier Golden Hawks in the 2012 Canadian CIS Championships in Welland. The Brock foursome, with skip Joanne Curtis, third Jessica Corrado, second Lauren Wasylkiw and lead Jordan Brandwood were on a roll, having defeated Laurier Continue Reading

Laurier women to play Brock in 2012 CIS final

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A huge win by the Brock Badgers over the Laurier Golden Hawks in the final round-robin game of the 2012 Canadian CIS Championships in Welland proved far greater than that single game, as the Brock foursome, with skip Joanne Curtis, third Jessica Corrado, second Lauren Wasylkiw and lead Jordan Brandwood were fighting for a tie-breaker Continue Reading

Laurier women still undefeated at 2012 CIS Championships

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Two huge wins in todays’s action for the Laurier Golden Hawks, skipped by fourth-year student Laura Crocker and coached by Maurice Wilson, enabled the Laurier women to guarantee themselves first place with an unblemished 6-0 record with one round-robin game remaining at the 2012 Canadian University Championships being held this week at the Welland Curling Continue Reading