Chyz, Calgary foursome in hunt
By QMI Agency
Nadine Chyz and her Alberta queens split two draws Tuesday at the national junior women's curling championship.
Chyz and the Calgary rink lost in the morning 9-8 to Saskatchewan's Trish Paulsen but rebounded in the afternoon to win 8-6 over Manitoba's Breanne Meakin at the 2010 M&M Meat Shops Canadian Juniors in Sorel-Tracy, Que.
The results leave the Alberta foursome tied for fourth with a 4-3 record.
Rachel Homan's Ontario rink improved to 6-0 with a 19-1 thrashing of Amanda Moizis (0-7) of the Northwest Territories in six ends.
Meanwhile, the Alberta junior men's champions skipped by Edmonton's Brendan Bottcher dropped to 4-3 after losing a morning draw to Alex Forrest's Manitoba rink.
Forrest & Co. lead at 7-0.