Roy rink earn spot at provincials

Raymond Roy of Fort Frances captured one of the two berths up for grabs at the provincial senior men’s playdowns.
Competing in Red Lake, Roy ended up tied for first with former world champ Al Hackner (Thunder Bay) and Murray Affleck (Kenora) at 6-1.
Roy and Hackner advanced after a playoff.
Meanwhile, the Judy LaBelle rink from Fort Frances went 2-2 in the senior women’s playdowns but that wasn’t good enough to qualify for the provincial showdown.
Joan Spence-Green (Thunder Bay) and Barbara Ward (Kenora) wound up capturing the two berths up for grabs.