Round robin play wrapped up this evening at the Subway AUS Curling Championships at Fredericton’s Capital Winter Club, and the UPEI Women Panthers, skipped by Veronica Smith, finished with a 5-1 win-loss record, tied for first with Dal and Mt. A. Memorial finished fourth at 3-3 and joins the others in the playoff round on Sunday, with UPEI playing Mt. A and Dal facing Memorial in the 9 am semi-finals, with the winners advancing to the 1 pm final.
UPEI finished the round robin with a pair of wins on Saturday – 6-2 over Memorial, and 8-6 over St. FX. PEI’s only loss in the Round Robin was in their first game, to Mt. A, who suffered their first loss, 8-5 against Dal., on Saturday evening.
The Panther team consists of the following players;
Veronica Smith (Skip) 5th year
Sabrina Smith (Third) 2nd year
Chloe McCloskey (Second) 1st year
Meghan Ching (First) 2nd Year
The 2018 U SPORTS/Curling Canada Curling Championships will be held in Leduc, Alta., hosted by the Alberta Golden Bears and Pandas.