Great opening day at ACAC Curling Championships

Chloe Logelin, second on the RDC Mixed Curling team, helped her team earn a convincing 11-2 win over NAIT. Photo - Tony Hansen
Chloe Logelin, second on the RDC Mixed Curling team, helped her team earn a convincing 11-2 win over NAIT. Photo - Tony Hansen

Brent Forster - RDC

The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Curling Championships kicked off in Camrose on Friday and all three Red Deer College Curling teams picked up important wins. 

The Kings had a great opening day. At 12:00 p.m., the RDC Kings defeated the NAIT Ooks 8-2 in convincing fashion. At 4:00 p.m., the Kings won 3-1 over the host University of Alberta Augustana Vikings to push their record to 2-0. 

The Queens played very well on Friday at Rose City Curling Club. The Red Deer College Queens downed the NAIT Ooks 7-3 at 12:00 p.m. and then picked up a solid 6-1 victory over Concordia University. The Queens also finished with an unblemished 2-0 record. 

The RDC Mixed Curling team split their games on Friday. At 12:00 p.m., they dominated NAIT with an 11-2 win and then dropped a 7-1 decision to MacEwan University at 4:00 p.m.

 Men's Standings               W - L

RDC Kings 2 - 0
Concordia University 1 - 1
U of A Augustana 1 - 1
NAIT 0 - 2

 

 Women's Standings        W - L

RDC Queens                 2 - 0
NAIT 1 - 1
MacEwan University 1 - 1
Concordia University 0 - 2

 

 Mixed Team Standings    W - L

MacEwan University 2 - 0
RDC  1 - 1
NAIT 1 - 1
Portage College 0 - 2

 

All three RDC Curling teams are in action Saturday at 9:00 a.m. The RDC Kings will compete against Concordia University, the Queens will face MacEwan University and the RDC Mixed Curling team will be up against Portage College.