The two teams that qualified to the 2016 Travelers Northern Ontario Men’s Curling Championship via Canadian Team Ranking System points now find themselves alone at atop of the eight-team field vying for a chance to represent Northern Ontario at the Tim Horton’s Brier in Ottawa next month.
The Brad Jacobs rink from the Community First Curling Club in Sault Ste. Marie and the Colin Koivula foursome from the Port Arthur Curling Club in Thunder Bay will face-off tonight, which will leave only one leader of the pack heading into the final round robin game Saturday morning at 9:30am.
Jordan Chandler and Mike Assad (both at 3-2) meet in a game of momentous importance with a playoff berth in close reach.
The other two Draw 6 games at 6:30pm this evening will feature Team Gelinas versus Team Horgan on the show sheet (B) and Team Johnston versus Team Gordon.
Here are the standings following Draw 5. [table “” not found /]