TRU curlers sitting at 4-0 in university championships

CISlogoWATERLOO, ON — The Corryn Brown foursome continues to roll right along at the 2015 CIS/CCA University Curling championships.

Brown is representing Thompson Rivers University.

In today’s (Thursday’s) fourth draw, they rolled to a 12-4 eight end victory over Ashley Francis and her foursome from St. Francis Xavier University (AUS).

The Nova Scotian’s jumped out to a 1-0 lead after the first end but TRU came back with two in the second, one in the third, three in the fifth, four in the sixth end and singles in both the seventh and eighth ends.

TRU is now 4 and 0 and is the only unbeaten rink.

The University of Alberta, University of Guelph and Wilfred Laurier University are all tied for second at 3 and 1.

Brown and her TRU foursome will face Carly Howard of Wilfred Laurier in the final draw of day two at 8 p.m. EDT.

The TRU foursome consists of Brown at skip, Erin Pincott at third, second Samantha Fisher and lead Ashley Nordin.

There are two more round robin games on Friday (Mar 20) before the playoff and medal rounds on Saturday (Mar 21).

The 2015 CIS/CCA Nationals are being held at the KW Granite Curling Club in Waterloo.

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