(Feb 5) Tracey Streifel of Saskatoon defeated Delores Syrota of Wadena,
7-5 in the Championship Final of the Provincial SaskPower Scott Tournament of Hearts in Yorkton
Streifel will now represent Saskatchewan at the 2006 Scott
Tournament of Hearts in London later this month. She was considered a dark horse
at this year's event, however proved herself beating defending champion,
Stefanie Lawton in the round-robin and finishing in first place with a 6-1 record, getting a bye to the Final.
Earlier Sunday, Syrota upset Lawton in the semi-final, 6-5 in
an extra end. Syrota had advanced with an identical 6-5 extra end win over Leah
Birnie in Saturday night's tie-breaker.
Birnie finished at 4-3.
Rounding out the standings were Chantelle Eberle and
Kathy Thiele at 3-4; Karen Purdy at 2-5 and Heather Burnett at 0-7.
The Marj Mitchell
Award, presented to the
competitor who is deemed by their peers, to best exemplify
competitiveness, excellence in performance, and sportsmanship on
and off the ice, was awarded to Delores Syrota.
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(Photo saskcurl.com) Tracey Streifel defeated
Delores Syrota in Sunday's Championship Final of the
Provincial Scott Tournament of Hearts in Yorkton.