Einarson, Gushue among final four in Canadian mixed doubles curling championship
Brad Gushue and Kerry Einarson of Team Einarson/Gushue play a shot during their 11-2 win over Jones/Laing during the Canadian Mixed Double Curling Championship Calgary on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Curling Canada, Michael Burns
CALGARY -- The Canadian mixed doubles curling championship was down to the final four Wednesday with some familiar names in the mix.
Brad Gushue and Kerri Einarson, Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres, John Morris and Danielle Schmiemann and Colton Lott and Kadriana Sahaidak advanced to the Page playoffs with quarterfinal victories in Calgary.
Gushue, Einarson, Walker, Muyres and Morris also all played with their respective four-player teams in the national men's and women's curling championship in Calgary.
Einarson defended her Scotties Tournament of Hearts title and continues to play for another national championship in mixed doubles.
The four duos were to participate in playoff seeding games Wednesday for the Page playoffs at night.
Walker and Muyres advanced to face Morris and Schmiemann, while Einarson and Gushue took on Lott and Sahaidak.