SPLBC acknowledges that it is situated on the unceded traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Indian Band), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish Nation), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh Nation)

Men’s & Women’s Novice Singles Championship

Saturday, July 23, 9:00am  

On Saturday, July 23rd, the 2022 novices competed in the SPLBC Novice Singles Championships. There were twelve women and ten men competing for their one and only chance to be a novice champion.  

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 Both groups played three morning games and based on points and differential, only the top four men and top four women progressed to the semi-finals.  

In the Women’s semi–finals, Rachel Young outplayed Caroline Brunt to win 15-2, while the game between Jo Britton and Cathy Hine ended with a 11-7 win for Jo.  

In the womens final Jo Britton got off to a strong start (8-0 after four ends) before Rachel recovered to win 8 of the following 9 ends to win 16-9 and earn the title of 2022 Women’s Novice Singles champion.  

In the 3rd place game Caroline defeated Cathy 16 -10. 

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In the men’s group, Aurele Dufour scored a four in the last end to edge past Ralph Wettstein 10-8. In the other semi-final, Alan Jones and Bennie Dingemanse battled it out with Alan prevailing 12-9 to move to the final. In the final, Alan defeated Aurele 16-5 to become the 2022 Men’s Novice Singles Champion. In the 3rd place game, Ralph defeated Bennie 14-4. 

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Past Winners

 

Men 

Women 

2021 

D. Sullivan 

M. Postle-Hacon 

2019 

W. Hawrysh 

J. MacKenzie 

2018 

G. Mason 

K. Hume 

2017 

R. Berridge 

K. Pennock 

2016 

A. Aslani 

M. De Roo 

2015 

B. Marchant 

G. Stowell 

2014 

H. Gray 

L. Cheong 

2013 

E. Scott 

R. Brandel 

2012 

A. Bell 

F. Severs 

2011 

D. Caird 

M. Gervin 

2010 

D. Girard 

 

2009 

K. Kipp 

B. Coleman 

2008 

E. Iftody 

M Kawasaki 

2007 

T. Larstone 

J. Spencer