Young and old VCC curlers heading to provincials

A VCC teenager and eight seniors qualified for BC championships on the Jan. 26-28 weekend. Ardis Mellor-Laing qualified for the BC under 18 girls' championship as third on the Everly Royea team. Playdown results are at Ardis is off to Salmon Arm, Mar. 13-18 for the provincial championship.

VCC senior men advancing to the BC championship in Duncan, Feb. 20-25 are Stan Walker, Fred Cleutinx, Paul Dunkin, Richard Brower and Deryk Brower. Walker is third on the Craig Lepine team that won the BC senior men's title last season. More info and results from the playdown are at

VCC senior women, Sandy Tong, Pat Upper and Jane Graham-Smith, will be in Enderby, Feb. 20-25 for the BC championship, qualifying with the Yadranka Thompson team. Internet coverage of the regional playdown is at