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Homan wins Canadian women’s curling championship

Homan wins Canadian women’s curling championship

Feb 25, 2024 | 10:01pm
Rachel Homan has won the Canadian women’s curling championship with a dramatic 5-4 win over Jennifer Jones. Homan and teammates Emma Miskew claimed the fourth Scotties Tournament of Hearts victories of their careers, but first since 2017. Jones, needing to draw to the button on her final rock, came up just short, allowing Homan to […]
Homan picks up 14th Grand Slam of Curling title with Masters win over Tirinzoni

Homan picks up 14th Grand Slam of Curling title with Masters win over Tirinzoni

Dec 18, 2023 | 3:38am
Ottawa’s Rachel Homan won the women’s title at the Grand Slam of Curling’s WFG Masters with an 8-4 victory over Switzerland’s Silvana Tirinzoni in Sunday’s final. Homan’s team scored four in the third end to take a 4-1 lead. Tirinzoni chipped away to pull within one, but another big end for Homan, this time scoring […]
Homan lone Canadian to make WFG Masters finals

Homan lone Canadian to make WFG Masters finals

Dec 17, 2023 | 4:42am
Rachel Homan of Ottawa will be carrying Canada’s hopes into Sunday’s finals at the WFG Masters Grand Slam of Curling at Merlis Belsher Place. Homan defeated Jennifer Jones and her Winnipeg-based team 8-4 in Saturday night’s women’s semifinals to earn a berth in Sunday’s championship game. She’ll play Silvana Tirinzoni’s crew from Switzerland, who beat […]
Homan remains undefeated in curling’s Masters with win over Hasselborg

Homan remains undefeated in curling’s Masters with win over Hasselborg

Dec 15, 2023 | 7:46am
Ottawa’s Rachel Homan remained perfect at the Grand Slam of Curling’s WFG Masters with a 7-5 win over Sweden’s Anna Hasselborg in Draw 10 action on Thursday. Homan had the hammer coming into the eighth and final end down 5-4, and responded with a three-point end to improve to 3-0. Hasselborg fell to 2-1. Winnipeg’s […]

Kerri Einarson repeats as Scotties champion

Mar 1, 2021 | 6:09am

Make it back-to-back Canadian Championships for Kerri Einarson, who defeated Rachel Homan and Ontario 9-7 in the Scotties final Sunday night. Homan led 3-2 after the fourth end, but Einarson and Canada took three in the fifth and never trailed after that, despite a tie going into the final end. Einarson becomes the first repeat […]

Homan in familiar spot at Scotties

Feb 28, 2021 | 9:12am

Rachel Homan is in familiar territory in a strange curling season. She’ll skip Ontario in a third straight Canadian women’s curling championship final Sunday. Homan’s 7-2 win over Saskatchewan and defending champion Kerri Einarson’s 10-9 loss in an extra end to Manitoba on Saturday combined to give Ontario a bye to the final. “We really […]

Einarson makes most of second chance to win first Scotties

Feb 23, 2020 | 11:12pm

It went longer than it should have, but Kerri Einarson has won the Canadian women’s curling championship for the first time. Einarson needed an extra end to beat Rachel Homan’s Ontario team 8-7 in Sunday night’s nail-biting final at Moose Jaw’s Mosaic Place to end nine fantastic days of curling, Einarson had a chance to […]

Homan eliminates Jones to move into Scotties final

Feb 23, 2020 | 2:01pm

Jennifer Jones will not win a record 7th Scotties Tournament of Hearts this year. The Winnipeg rink, who was Team Wild Card at the 2020 Scotties, saw championship dreams come to an end Sunday afternoon at Mosaic Place as Ontario’s Rachel Homan moved into the final with an 8-3 win. Homan and her rink consisting […]

Huge shot by Homan sends her into Scotties semi

Feb 22, 2020 | 5:44pm

A spectacular run double for three is sending Team Ontario to the semi-final at the 2020 Scotties. Rachel Homan’s 9th end shot, which may have been the shot of the event, turned a 5-4 deficit into a 7-5 lead.  Homan then stole two in the 10th to take a 9-5 win over Northern Ontario thus […]