It was a strong weekend for Swift Current Comp. curling teams competing at high school district competitions, with the boys, girls and mixed teams all advancing to Regionals.

In the boys draw, the Swift Current rink consisting of Skip Brendan Ross, 3rd Theo Lautsch, 2nd Tanner Ewert and Lead Brandt Prang claimed the 'A' side title, while winning the 'B' side and also advancing will be the team from Ponteix (Skip Tanner Kendall, 3rd Keegan Goffinet, 2nd Dustin Kendall and Lead Parker Larochelle).

Gull Lake GirlsThe Gull Lake girls captured the SWAC senior district curling title on February 11. L to R coach Faye Keenleyside, skip Rachel Murray, 3rd Nikita Trapp, 2nd Jacey McCarty, lead Brenlyn Butts, coach Bev Dutton.

In the girls’ competition, the winner was Gull Lake (Skip Rachel Murray, 3rd Nikita Trapp, 2nd Jacey McCarty and Lead Brenlyn Butts) who defeated Team Gibson, also from Gull Lake, in the A/B final.

Also representing the Southwest will be the host Swift Current Comp. team consisting of Skip Jenna Sloman, 3rd Kassidy Painchaud, 2nd Tyra Moore and lead Daylin Olfert.

Hodgeville MixedThe Hodgeville mixed curling team captured the SWAC senior district curling title in Ponteix on February 11. L to R Skip Hillary Sauder, 3rd Ben Kerr, 2nd Emma Krauchek, lead Tyson Petersen, coach Michelle Potapinski.

In the mixed competition, Hodgeville won the ‘A’ side (Skip Hillary Sauder; 3rd Ben Kerr, 2nd Emma Krauchek and Lead Tyson Petersen), while Swift Current won the 'B' (Skip Grady Rogers, 3rd Brooklyn Spanier, 2nd Michael Orthner and Lead Shaylynn Nickel).

Each of the teams will now advance to Regionals in their respective categories.

Regionals will be held on March 3 & 4 at the Swift Current Curling Club, with six teams in each category (two from the Southwest, two from South Central and two from Regina).

All teams will be vying for spots at the SHSAA provincial curling championships.

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