Local curlers take gold at US Open
TheQuebec national wheelchair curling team, who are associated with the Magog curling club, won another US Open International Wheelchair Bonspiel, in Utica, New York, earlier this month. Coached by Germain Tremblay and led by skip Benoit Lessard, the team includes Johanne Daly (first), Carl Marquis (third) and Sebastien Boisvert (second), of Stanstead.
The team took first place in the annual tournament, followed by Korea in second position, Scotland in third and USA 1 finishing fourth. In nine matches, the Quebec team had seven victories and two ties, finishing with a total of 16 points.