WINNIPEG – The Championship Round has been set at the Viterra Championship in Portage la Prairie.
The final two qualifying matches to get into the championship round of the Manitoba Men’s Curling Championship took place Saturday afternoon — Trevor Loreth beat William Lyburn 6-5, while Jason Gunnlaugson defeated Matt Dunstone 5-3.
At 6pm, Mike McEwen meets Reid Carruthers in the 1 vs 2, and Loreth will face off against Gunnlaugson in the 3 vs 4.
On Saturday morning in the playoff round, Mike McEwen beat Matt Dunstone 7-2, in a rematch of last year’s final, while Reid Carruthers beat William Lyburn 8-5 in 11 ends.
Also Saturday morning, Trevor Loreth beat David Bohn 6-4, and Jason Gunnlaugson beat Dennis Bohn 7-5 — sending both Bohns home.