Reid Carruthers and Shauna Streich won the Manitoba Curling Tour's Interlake Pharmacy Classic. Carruthers edged David Bohn 4-3 while Streich downed defending Provincial Women's champion Jill Thurston 5-3. Carruthers, who moved up from third to skip when Jeff Stoughton couldn't curl this past weekend, defeated Sean Grassie 5-3 in the semi-final while Bohn beat Garth Smith 7-3. Streich downed Holly Scott 7-3 in their semi-final while Thurston edged Barb Spencer 5-4.
Mike McEwen and Jennifer Jones captured the World Curling Tourss Sunlife Classic in Brantford, Ontario. McEwen defeated Randy Ferbey 7-5 in the men's final while Jones, the reigning Canadian champion, downed Kelly Scott 6-4 in the women's final. Earlier this month both McEwen and Jones won Grand Slam events on the tour. McEwen captured the Grey Power World Cup of Curling in Windsor and Jones took the Sobeys Slam in New Glasgow.