Monthly Archives: May 2011

Anthracite Curling Club sending two teams to upcoming GNCC Arena Club Championships

Anthracite Curling Club is pleased to announce it is sending two teams to the second annual GNCC Arena Curling Club Championships from June 10-12, 2011. This year’s event is hosted at Triangle Curling Club in Raleigh, N.C.

Club President Alison Piatt is one of two curlers with Anthracite Curling Club making a second trip to this bonspiel. She will be Skip of Anthracite 1 this year. Joining her will be her league teammate Dana Griesback and two members of Schuylkill Squirrels, Kimm Montone and Joshua Sophy.

Thom Kivler also attended last year’s GNCC Arena Championships at Woodstock Curling Club in Vermont. Kivler (Happy Hour) be returning this year along with fellow Clubbers Lyle Kerrick and Erica Snarski (both of Bitter End) and Michael Detweiler (MLC). Together, they comprise the roster of Anthracite 2.

The Arena Club Championships are an Open format, 4-event, 3-game guarantee event.

Week 8 results set-up exciting final month

It was Cowboy Hat night on Tuesday. Several teams participated, including Little Lebowskis, Team Piatt and Cracked Ice.

The last month of the Spring 2011 League season promises to be filled with some good curling between teams with budding championship aspirations.

In Week 8, the league’s last undefeated team lost, another team continued a month-long winning streak and at night’s end, four teams were within two games of first place in the Fell Conference.

After the latest draws, there are just four weeks remaining in the regular season. It seems like not that long ago we just started. Continue reading