Four teams still perfect

KIRK PENTON, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 11:08 AM ET

WINNIPEG - A quarter of the field is perfect through two days of the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

Mordenís Chelsea Carey is all alone in first place in the Red Group with a 4-0 mark. She beat Swan Riverís Bev Lumax 11-3 on Thursday night.

Meanwhile, in the Black Group, Fort Rougeís Cathy Overton-Clapham and Kerri Einarson, along with Assiniboine Memorialís Janet Harvey, are all 4-0 going into Fridayís action.

Carey picked up her third straight win when she defeated Springfieldís Karen Rosser 7-4 in a battle of 2-0 squads. Carey, who is the third seed in the 16-team event, stole two in the sixth end to take control of the match.

Overton-Clapham, the top seed, beat Snow Lakeís Kelly Wiwcharuk 10-5 in the morning and then cruised past Assiniboine-Memorialís Brette Richards 8-3 in the afternoon.

Einarson (nee Flett) beat Carberryís Betty Buurma 9-4 and Brookdaleís Tina Kozak 9-3, while Harvey downed Richard 8-2 and Wiwcharuk 11-2.

Fort Rougeís Joelle Brown is at 3-1 after a 9-6 win over Carberryís Betty Buurma.

East St. Paulís Kim Link and Springfieldís Karen Rosser are one game back of Carey in the Red Group with 3-1 records. Link beat Assiniboine Memorialís Michelle Montford 6-4 on Thursday night, while Rosser handed defending champion Jill Thurston of the Granite her second loss, 7-6.

Brandonís Lisa Blixhavn, who lost 10-4 to Montford earlier on Thursday, improved to 2-2 in the late draw with an 8-7 win over LaSalleís Deb McCreanor.


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