Team USA's Brady Clark, Sean Beighton, Darren Lehto, Philip Tilker, and Greg Persinger finished 9th at the 2013 Ford World Men's Curling Championship in Victoria, British Columbia. The USA did not earn enough qualification points for a direct berth to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games. USA will play in a "last chance" qualifier for a spot to the Olympics in December. USA's team at the qualifier will be the winner of the upcoming 2014 Olympic Team Trials.
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After six years serving the U.S. Curling Association (USCA), Scott Higgins has resigned his post as Director of Sport Education/Coaching Development to pursue another opportunity. Press release.
The U.S. women are officially qualified for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, after Team USA's fourth place finish at the 2013 World Women's Championships.
Connecticut's Derek Surka rink captured the 2013 USA Curling Mixed National Championship March 23 in Willmar, Minn. Surka and teammates Charrissa Lin, Nate Clark and Rebecca Andrew defeated Wisconsin's Sean Murray rink, 10-4.
The 12th End Sports Network’s Chicago affiliate webstreamed games from the event. Final scores & standings scoring are posted in the Scoreboard at www.usacurl.org/curlingrocks. Visit the host committee’s website at http://www.2013usmixednationals.com/ to find out more.