Senior Women's Bonspiel
2013 USWCA Senior National Bonspiel
"OZ" - Tasca CC
Opening Ceremony at Nutmeg. The Past Presidents of the USWCA (Anne Robertson, Jennifer Stannard, Present President Maureen Guay and Judy Maier,)
Maureen Guay delivering the "First Rock" of the Bonspiel.
2010 1st EVENT WINNERS: UTICA CURLING CLUB - Team Williams: Lead MJ
Walsh, 2nd Yiva Cortright, Vice Skip Carol Jones and Skip Susan
2009 1st EVENT WINNERS: CHICAGO CURLING CLUB - Team Fields: Lead Judy Johnson, 2nd Lynn Mecklenburg, Vice Skip Susan McDonald and Skip Mary Fields.
2008 1st EVENT WINNERS: ST. PAUL CURLING CLUB - Team Rachu: Skip Myke Rachu, Vice Skip Chris McGirl, 2nd Judy Olsen, and Lead Jean McCann.
2007 1st EVENT WINNERS: MAYFIELD CURLING CLUB
Lucy Shey, Susan Tortorelli, June Nosan, Lynn Shaw
The Itasca Curling Club is hosting the 32nd Senior Women's Bonspiel.
Congratulations to the following Curling Clubs and skips who were drawn to participate in the 24 team 2013 USWCA Sr. Women's Bonspiel being held Nov. 20 - 24. (Updated November 25, 2013)
Albany CC - Roberta Crain Bowling Green CC - Mary Glowacki
Ardsley CC - Nancy Clancy Detroit CC - Linda Handyside
Broomstones CC - Jamie Hutchinson Mayfield CC 1 - Jeannie Borland
Cape Cod CC - Mary Colacchio Mayfield CC 2 - Leslie Cooke
Chesapeake CC - Sandy Bemis Mayfield CC 3 - Dee Montgomery
Philadelphia CC - Rosemary Morgan
Bonnie Spielers/St.Paul CC - Myke Rachu Green Bay CC - Karen Ronk
Cairn Lassies/St. Paul CC 1 - Myrna MacKinnon Kettle Moraine CC - Judy Maier
Cairn Lassies/St. Paul CC 2 - Paula Armstrong Madison CC - Marnee Hafeman
Coyotes CC - Kelly Stephens Racine CC - Barb Vanderleest
Curl Mesabi CC - Ruth Jayson
Duluth CC - Yvonne Patterson
Hibbing CC 1 - Jeriann Danich
Hibbing CC 2 - Marge Martin
Itasca CC - Barb Kern
The Mayfield Curling Club hosted the 31st Annual Senior Women's Bonspiel
Draw Sheets posted:
Nutmeg Curling Club is ready for the start of the 30th USWCA Senior Women's Bonspiel
Draw Sheets posted:
29th USWCA Senior Women's Bonspiel
"Lights 'n' Ice"
December 1-5, 2010
Blackhawk Curling Club, Janesville, WI
Winner: UTICA CURLING CLUB
- Team Williams: Skip Susan Williams, Yiva Cortright, Carol Jones and MJ Walsh.
Runner-Up: CHICAGO CURLING CLUB - Team McDonald: Skip Susan McDonald, Marilyn Wilson, Joby Berman and Judy Johnson.
Winner: HIBBINGS CURLING CLU
- Team Getz: Skip JoAnn Getz, Jane Miettunen, Sue Vidmar and Michele Drlaca.
Runner-Up: PHILADELPHIA CURLING CLUB - Team Morgan: Skip Rosemary Morgan, Jo Hess, Maggie McMahon and Adrianne Hiser.
Winner: ARDEN HILLS CURLING CLUB - Team MacKinnon: Skip Myrna MacKinnon, Maureen Guay, Judy Taylor and Michelle Christianson.
Runner-Up: ARDSLEY CURLING CLUB - Team Muldowney: Skip Diane Muldowney, Nancy Clancy, Mieko Takiguchi, and Kris Liddle.
Winner: AR-SAR-BEN CURLING CLUB - Team Stevens: Skip Kelly Stevens, Sigrid Festersen, Jean Vorachek, and Bobbie Greenspan.
Runner-Up: ALBANY CURLING CLUB - Team Springstead : Skip Florence Springstead, Roberta Crain, Linda Felice and Gloria Martino.
28th USWCA Senior Women's Bonspiel -
"Kids at Heart - on Ice"
Grand Forks Curling Club, Grand Forks, ND
December 2-6, 2009
27th USWCA Senior Women's Bonspiel - "Chicago Rocks!"
The United States Women's Curling Association held its 27th Annual USWCA Senior Women's Bonspiel at the Chicago Curling Club, 555 Dundee Road, Northbrook, Illinois on November 5 - 9, 2008. The 24-rink bonspiel brought ladies from across the nation for 4 days of great competitive curling
The theme was "Chicago Rocks!" and guests enjoyed Chicago-themed breakfasts, lunches and dinners including the Thursday evening, November 6th banquet entitled "An Evening at the Empire Room." A hand-carved curling stone crafted by Erv Huber was sold during the live auction, Elvis entertained and the raffle table was laden with Chicago-themed gifts and baskets.
The Friday evening, November 7th House Party entitled "A Picnic at Ravinia" was held at Mary Fields' home in Northbrook. Chairpersons of the bonspiel were Marcia Arnold and Lynn Mecklenburg.
The 24 competitive curling teams included:
EASTERN REGION: Albany CC, Cape Cod CC, Chesapeake CC, Philadelphia CC, Plainfield CC and The Country Club;
CENTRAL REGION: Bowling Green CC, Chicago CC, Detroit CC, Exmoor CC, Mayfield CC, North Shore CC and Wilmette CC;
WISCONSIN REGION: Blackhawk CC, Kettle Moraine CC, Madison CC, Milwaukee CC and Racine CC;
WEST REGION: Ak-Sar-Ben CC, Arden Hills CC, Curl Mesabi, Duluth CC, Seattle Granite CC and St. Paul CC.
The Results at the 27th Annual USWCA Senior Women's Bonspiel are:
Winner: ST. PAUL CURLING CLUB - Team Rachu: Skip Myke Rachu, Vice Skip Chris McGirl, 2nd Judy Olsen, and Lead Jean McCann.
Runner-Up: CHICAGO CURLING CLUB - Team Wilson: Skip Marilyn Wilson, Vice Skip Liz Reid, 2nd Casey Kremer, and lead Joby Berman.
Winner: BOWLING GREEN CURLING CLUB - Team Freeman: Skip Joan Freeman, Vice Skip Sharon Gargasz, 2nd Jeannie Borland, and Lead Martha Mazzarella.
Runner-Up: PLAINFIELD CURLING CLUB - Team MacLeod: Skip Carolyn MacLeod (Broomstones CC), Vice Skip Maryann Vermeulen), 2nd Mary Lou Mitchell, and Lead Gail Knight.
Winner: SEATTLE GRANITE CURLING CLUB - Team Yalowicki: Skip Marjorie Yalowicki, Vice Skip Margreet deLeeuw, Second Joan Sienkiewicz, and Lead Saralee Schneck.
Runner-Up: PHILADELPHIA CURLING CLUB - Team Morgan: Skip Rosemary Morgan, Vice Skip Maggie McMahon, 2nd Adrianne Hiser, Lead Frances Nannos,
Winner: MAYFIELD CURLING CLUB - Team Whittlesey: Skip LouiniaMae Whittlesey, Vice Skip Dee Montgomery, 2nd Pat Bammel, and Lead Donna Slabas ( Chicago CC).
Runner-Up: CURL MESABI - Team Bone : Skip Becky Bone with Vice Ruth Jayson, 2nd Lynda Erickson ( Hibbing CC), and Lead Linda Jeffery.