Northwest Arena hosted Week 4 of the Dot’s Gift Boutique Backyard Curling Leagues.
5:30 WEDNESDAY LEAGUE
The Brush Offs went 2-0 this week to take over first place with wins over Golfers on Ice, 38-36, and All Curled Up, 31-22, receiving outstanding play from Alex Jacques and Jarrett Kingsbury.
Arthur R. Gren also went 2-0 on the week as Jon Gren Jr. and Claire Tomassini led the way.
Stone Cold Curlers knocked off the Trojan Curlers, 33-32, as Matt Mancuso threw the deciding stone on his last shot to get Stone Cold’s first win of the season.
The Trojan Curlers bounced back with a 33-29 win over Golfers on Ice receiving solid play from Mike Barber.
Close Enough knocked off Stone Cold Curlers, 41-32, with strong play from Ken Mark.
In other action, the Pepsi Zero’s remained in the hunt going 1-1 on the week as they beat Close Enough, 43-33, with Kellie Warner and Fred Pellerito leading the way.
6:30 WEDNESDAY LEAGUE
Neil’s Propane remained on top of the league by going 1-1 this week, getting a win over TRCurlers, 24-21, with outstanding play from Eric Scolton.
Dot’s Gift Boutique collected wins over Neil’s Propane, 28-25, and Slippery Rocks, 40-31, where they were led by newcomer Bruce Dudgeon.
Also going 2-0 this week was Game of Stones, being led by Dave Leathers and Paul Silzle, as the beat Slippery Rocks, 37-18, and Conewango Curlers, 34-33.
TRCurlers knocked off Swedish Meatballs, 24-21, with Beth Jermain leading the way.
Swedish Meatballs bounced back with a win over The Hackers, 39-23, with Katie Conner being the top curler.
Conewango Curlers gained a win over the Hackers, 40-24, as Kylie Munch led the way for the Curlers and Dave Barber for the Hackers.
Legion of Broom took two close wins over The Cremators, 32-30, and Shoeless Joe’s Pub, 34-32, behind strong play from Todd Frangione and Mike Dietrich.
Frozen Assets also went 2-0 by besting Fruit of the Brooms, 41-28, and coworkers from Rand Machine, Cliff and the Baby Broomers, 48-37, with their top curler being Jim Dahlberg.
Teams going 1-1 on the night were Sweeping with your Wife with Joe Poston leading the way; Cliff & the Baby Broomers with top curler Cliff Sleasman; The Cremators led by Chad and Scott Johnson; and Shoeless Joe’s PUB led by Andrea Swanson and Chad Waddington.
Leading the way for winless Fruit of the Brooms were Ed and Steve Cramer.
Mary’s Smooth Red Curlers took two convincing wins over Game of Stones, 43-25, and previously unbeaten Ice Holers, 40-26, having strong play from David Lobb and Pat Langworthy.
Also, going 2-0 was Making Curling Great Again being led by Mary Beth Wuebolt and Bruce Janowsky.
Going 1-1 on the night were the Merrill Lynch Cirls with strong play from Darla Jo Nelson; Short and Curly led by Jason Swanson; and Ice Holers and Snow Ballers being led by Ryan Colburn and Elizabeth Cattman, respectively.