2014 Washington State Club Championships

Granite Curling Club of Seattle

December 14-16, 2013 - Completed

Team Information

Doug, John, Liam, Andrea
Doug Potter 2013 Dec 15
Granite Curling Club
Doug Kauffman, John Rasmussen, Liam Barksdale, Andrea Callegari, Bill Rugen
Record: 2-3 - Runner-up
Won Saturday 9:00 am
Vukich Granite Curling Club 5.250*   1 4 6                
Score 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Kauffman Granite Curling Club 30.375*   2   3   5 7     8    
Lost Saturday 2:00 pm
Kauffman Granite Curling Club 8.000* 2 3 5 9                
Score 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Larway Granite Curling Club 6.250*   1 4 6 7 8   10        
  1. Joel bumps the blue at the top of the house into the blue at the back - It looks like red is lying one. Doug bumps the upper red one out and separates the two back ones to lie 3. Joel has to draw the button.
  2. Kaufman has blues on both sides of the twelve foot with a bunch of reds up front. Benj draws the back of the our relatively open. John hits and rolls to the back edge of the twelve to lie 3. Joel hits and sticks on the back rock - wide open. Doug hits and sticks to lie 3. Joel hits and rolls behind a guard to lie one. Doug crashes on the guard.
  3. After the leads filled the house, the seconds are doing their best to empty it. Benj draws next to a red in the back. There's a blue front right behind a guard. John peels one of the reds leaving the exchange of shots moot. Benj draws light to the top of the twelve with neither a guard or second shot. John bumps the back red back to lie 2. Joel removes his jacket, bumps the blue back, and rolls behind long cover to lie one. Doug draws next to it - but a little deeper - still red one. Joe guards just in front of the house. Doug just misses the runback double to give up one.
  4. Blue puts up guards, red peels them. Benj makes a double peel leaving only a red guard on the close corner. John draws the back of the house. Benj hits and sticks. John bumps the guard to roll in front of the red. Joel removes the blue and rolls to the opposite side of the house. Doug half buries behind the top red. Joel runs back and removes the blue. Doug has to draw for one.
  5. Chad is a bit heavy for a tick on a guard so everything goes back. Second try moves the guard about a foot. Liam draws around the guard. Peter removes a guard. Liam guards. Peter doubles a guard and the shot rock. John draws the 8 foot half covered. Benj takes out the guard, but the shooter goes to the center line. John draws top eight fairly well covered. Benj peels the red guard. Doug's guard is 2 feet wide. Joel removes the top shot rock. Doug ticks the top rock to lie 2 - but it's fully open. Joel actually doubles the two!
Lost Sunday 9:00 am
Kauffman Granite Curling Club 0.000* 1 2 5 7 9              
Score 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Vukich Granite Curling Club 24.750* 3 4   6 8 10            
Ben Richardson playing lead for Vukich this morning.
  1. Evan hits and rolls to empty the house. John is light and wide on his draw to outside the house. Jake draws to the twelve outside. Doogie peels. Jake draws the button. Doogie hits and just rolls to the corner.
  2. Liam replaces a guard on two rocks at the top of the four - it's a little narrow. Luc is a little narrow to peel it. John's guard is at the top of the twelve right inbetween. Evan doubles the guard and one of the shot rocks. John guards. Evan throws another runback double. Doogie draws the back of the four through the few guards. Jake taps it back about a foot. Doogie corner freezes on it to lie one. Jake's draw is narrow and raises a guard - but not to shot.
  3. Evan hits and rolls to the outside. There's a pile of rocks in front to the right of center. John hits the outside red and rolls out. Evan ticks the guard instead of coming in. Doogie draws behind cover. Jakes misses a runback double. Doogie draws and slightly splits leaving a double possibility. Jake gets it.
  4. Jake has jammed up the front, but Doogie has drawn around. Evan corner freezes on the shot blue. John bumps the red blue combo to leave red one. Evan kinda guards. John bumps and rolls off, but doesn't change anything. Jake guards. Doogie opens something up - but not much. Jake guards. Doogie just misses a tick into the house.
  5. Similar to the last end, red has a bunch up front. Blue has a counter on the outside. John's peel jams on the counter leaving a red near the button. Evan guards. John peels. Jake's guard is a touch deep. Doogie is a bit narrow to jam on the back red. Jake draws to the outside to lie two. Doogie draws the button.
  6. Red has two behind the T-line, blue center guard. John hits and rolls to the back twelve. Evan hits and stays. Doogie hits and rolls out. Jake draws short - can't tell whether it's second or third. Doogie ticks a guard and rolls to shot but open. Jake hits and rolls out. Measure for one or two.
  7. Evan looking at four in the house, peels one. John draws a bit heavy in the back eight. Evan almost doubles - shooter in shot in front of one of the ones he moved. John hits and stays to lie four. Jake calls for time out. Jake corner freezes on the shot rock at the back. Doogie is heavy leaving red shot. Jake draws another in. Doogie has only a draw
  8. John draws the center to lie two. Evan hits and sticks - blue lies one. John draws behind the previous shooter half buried. Evan hits the blue and rolls out. Doogie draws in back again a little deeper and half covered. Jake draws top of the twelve, blue still shot. Doogie corner bumps his shot rock - leaving a possible double. Jake hits and sticks.
  9. Andrea draws fully behind a red guard. Luc draws next to it. Liam doubles it out along with a rock that used to be at the back. Liam draws half behind a corner guard. Evan draws in front of the two in the four foot. John misses everything and comes out the back. Evan draws wide and it's wide open. John comes wide again and ticks the red in for shot - ouch. Jake raises his top red into blue leaving a lonely blue in front of his shot red. Doogie hit raises to lie two. Jake doubles to lie two or three. Doogie doubles.
  10. Andrea center guards. Ben draws four foot half covered. Andrea center guards again. Ben ticks the top guard away - nice shot. Liam guards right in front of the other guard. Luc double peels. Liam guards. Luc peels. John guards. Evan peels. John guards just over the hog. Evan peels. Doogie guards. Jake peels. Doogie draws but a foot short of the freeze. Jake hits.
Won Sunday 7:00 pm
Larway Granite Curling Club 0.000* 1   4                  
Score 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Kauffman Granite Curling Club 1.000*     2   3       5      
  1. Doogie makes a great raise tap to lie 2. Joel misses a runback double. Doogie does a one-off on his last shot rock.
  2. Joel has to draw the inside two through a port - is heavy.
  3. Benj makes a great raise double to lie one. Joel hits and sticks.
So all teams end up at 2-2. Vukich team declines to play further. So there'll be a one game play off tomorrow.
Lost Monday 3:00 pm - Game Playoff 2
Larway Granite Curling Club H 1     3 4 5     7      
Score 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Kauffman Granite Curling Club       2   6              
Larway wins the toss and takes second practice. Kauffman picks red.
  1. Joel plays a split for five instead of the draw for four - misses and goes through.
  2. Doogie looking at four - needs to double with a stick to score one. only singles
  3. Joes misses a double to double himself instead. Doogie has open draw for 2 which he makes with about half a rock's width to spare.
  4. Joel makes a great double to lie 2. Doogie ticks a guard. Joel draws.