The other quarterfinalists were Randy Dutiaume and Reid Carruthers
who, along with Irving, declared themselves ineligible for MCT Rankings based on line-up.
defeated Chris Galbraith (Travis Bale, Brian Galbraith, Rodney Legault) 6-2 in the bonspiel final and Team Stoughton-Charleswood, skipped by Reid Carruthers
(Jon Mead, Jeff Stoughton, Steve Gould) 7-4 in their semi-final game.
Skipping a team comprising half of Team Bohn (Dennis Bohn & Andrew Irving) and Corey Chambers, available because his skip Sean Grassie is playing the Canadian Mixed this week, Reid Carruthers
has captured the championship in the annual White's Drug Store Classic in Swan River
In the other semi-final, Carruthers
defeated Darrell- McKee-SK 4-3.
Jeff Stoughton-Charleswood (Jon Mead, Reid Carruthers
, Steve Gould), Brock Virtue-AB, and Glenn Howard & John Epping-ON all lost in the quarterfinals and cashed cheques for $4,000.
STOUGHTON-Charleswood: Jeff Stoughton, Jon Mead, Reid Carruthers
, Steve Gould
The nine ineligible teams include seven Safeway zone winners, the Saskatchewan team of Scott Bitz-Regina, and a team skipped by defending champion Reid Carruthers
which includes Jason Gunnlaugson, Tyler Forrest and Travis Bale.
In the men's division, Fowler, Vic Peters-Fort Garry, multiple event winner Sean Grassie-Deer Lodge, David Bohn-Assiniboine Memorial, and Carruthers
are the top five seeds.
The quarterfinalists were teams skipped by Nigel Milnes (Ian Fordyce, Jeff & Terry Milnes), Reid Carruthers
(Derek Samagalski, Pat McCallum, Brent Jesson), Randy Dutiaume (Kyle & Mitch Einarson, Cory Wolchuk), and Tyler Drews (Albert Bazinet, Josh Drews, Darryl Evans).
5) $350 Reid Carruthers
The Jeff Stoughton team, skipped by Reid Carruthers
and with Eric Montford playing second, has won the Interlake Pharmacy Classic in Stonewall.
(Jon Mead, Montford, Steve Gould) defeated David Bohn (Dennis Bohn, Kody Janzen, Larry Solomon) by a score of 4-3 in the Monday night championship final of the Men`s
Team Stoughton earned $7,500 and moved to second place on the MCT money winnings list with the win.
Team Bohn moved up by $5,000 to #6.
In the Sunday semi-finals, Carruthers
defeated Sean Grassie (5-3) and Bohn defeated Garth Smith (7-3).
Stoughton (Jon Mead, Reid Carruthers
, Steve Gould) picked up $10,000 and moved up 19 spots in the standings to #3.
Semi-finalists Jeff Stoughton (Jon Mead, Reid Carruthers
, Steve Gould) and David Bohn (Dennis Bohn, Kody Janzen, Larry Solomon) both put $750 in the bank.
MCT champion Reid Carruthers
will be among the missing.
curling season is finished due to a knee injury, and the 25-year-old skip from West St. Paul could be in line for surgery.
The 2009-10 Manitoba Curling Tour champion, Reid Carruthers
of West St. Paul, is the fourth seed in Curl Manitoba's
32-team field for the provincial Safeway championship in Steinbach this month.
Supported by Chris Galbraith, Derek Samagalski, and Shane Kilgallen, Carruthers
earned $28,050 in tour events this past season, and won the MCT title in Brandon in December.
With Chris Galbraith, Derek Samagalski, and Shane Kilgallen, Carruthers
posted a 6-and-1 record in the 16-team triple knockout playdown, beating Allan Lyburn of Brandon three times, including a 6-5 last-rock triumph in the final.
In total, Carruthers had $28,050 in leading the MCT in earnings this season.
Reid Carruthers of West St. Paul leads the tour with $22,050, followed by David Bohn of Assiniboine Memorial at $21,500.
Reid Carruthers, West St. Paul - Kelly Marnoch, Carberry