FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 10, 2011 – U.S. Senior National Championships on tap in North Dakota (STEVENS POINT, Wis.) – As the 2011/12 competitive season continues, 25 senior teams will compete to earn the right to represent the U.S. at the upcoming World Senior Championships. Eighteen men’s teams, age 50 and over, will compete at the Capital Curling Club in Bismarck, N.D., for the 2012 USA Curling Senior Men’s National Championship title on Nov. 30 – Dec. 4. The men’s field includes the 2010 senior world gold medalists, led by Paul Pustovar of Hibbing, Minn. Also skipping is tw0 – time U.S. senior champion David Russell (LaCrosse, Wis.).Last year’s Senior Nationals runnerup Phil DeVore (Superior, Wis.), who earned a silver medal at the 2011 world senior championships as alternate for Team USA, is back for another chance to lead the U.S. The men’s teams will be split into three pools for a divisional round robin with a double knockout provision with six teams advancing to the quarterfinals. Seven ladies teams will compete from Dec 2 -4 on the four sheet Grafton Curling Club in Grafton, ND. The women’s field features the defending U.S. senior champions led by Margie Smith (St. Paul, Minn.) as well as tw0 – time U.S. senior champions Pam Oleinik (Brookfield, Wis.), Sharon Vukich (Seattle) and Anne Wiggins (Hendersonville, N.C.). The women’s format will be a round robin with a double Read more about US Men’s Senior Championships[…]
Welcome to the new website! We’ve been working over the past few months to give the LSCC website a fresh look and add some new areas of content to the site. Please let us know what you think and if you have any suggestions for enhancing the site further. Big thanks to Ken Poklitar and Read more about Welcome to lonestarcurlingclub.org[…]
Our open house on September 11th was very successful. We had 2 sheets dedicated to the many people who showed up to learn our wonderful game of curling. Thanks to Pat and Landon who were the primary trainers for the new curlers. Also thanks to the others who also helped including Dave, Dennis and Christina Read more about Open House Successful[…]
We are having an Open House ($5 per person) on September 11, 2011 (9:30am – 11:45am). We welcome new and old curlers! We will have a Learn To Curl ($20 per person) session on September 18, 2011 (9:30am – 11:45am) Our Fall 2011 session of curling begins on September 25.
Congratulations to our newly elected board members: Wayne Garman – President Rob Klien – Vice President Dennis Dunn, Buck Krawczyk, Ken Poklitar, Pat Popovich, Michelle Richter, Landon Russell, Randy “Melvis” Sabbagh, Uly Suchil
The Vancouver Olympics brought curling into the spotlight. The Lone Star Curling Club was lucky to be on the receiving end of some of this fantastic media coverage.
The Lone Star Curling Club hosted two Learn to Curl Open House sessions in honor of the Vancouver Olympic Games. At our first open house on Feb. 28, the last day of the Olympics, we had 410 people take the ice for their first curling lessons. Club members arrived by 8:30 a.m. to get ready Read more about Olympic Open House[…]