Congratulations to Team Smoltz (Jim Smoltz, Cory Fiendell, Eric Hemesath and Andy Karsnia) who prevailed with a perfect 6-0 record in the Evergreen CC Club Championship this past weekend (May 2-4, 2014) at Evergreen Curling Club in Beaverton, OR.
Team Smoltz, who are also the reigning MoPac Men’s Champions, defeated Team Schaak (Doug Schaak, Jason Clifford, Dan Sorensen and Kathy Placek) in the finals and Team Smither (Courtney Smither, Tim Smither, Jim Smither and Jay Smither) in the semi-finals. Schaak defeated Team Irvin (Dana Watson, Gail Starr, Eugene Carroll, Sean Barry and Sara Barry) in the other semi-final.
The ECC Club Championship included two pools of six teams and represented each of ECC’s seven weekly leagues plus one team representing the novice leagues. Teams played four round-robin games with the top two teams in each pool advancing to the semi-finals.
Thanks to Art Placek for organizing the championship, to the IceOps crew for providing excellent ice throughout the weekend and to ECC’s bartenders for keeping everybody happy.