Baddeck rink opens with two wins at senior provincials
AMHERST, N.S. — The Bill Marchant rink from the Baddeck Curling Club posted two wins to open the 2010 Nova Scotia Senior Men’s Championship at Amherst Curling Club, Wednesday.
Marchant, joined by third Don Anderson, second Athol Grant and lead Bert Whitty, edged Dave McCusker from the Mayflower Curling Club in Halifax, 10-9, scoring the winning point in the 10th end. They then defeated Steve Elder of Mayflower by a 6-5 score, winning the match in the 11th end.
The Marchant crew continues play today at 9 a.m. against NSCA rink Brian Rafuse. Play concludes Sunday.