Curling Canada


Team Jennifer Jones Enjoys Another Banner Season It’s been 10 years since Jennifer Jones roared to the forefront of Canadian women’s curling. “The Shot,” as it is still known, put an exclamation mark on a meteoric rise that has been in the making since the early 1990s. A quick scan of YouTube yields videos with titles like “Jennifer Jones Best Curling Shot,” high praise for anyone who has ever picked up a broom. If it was indeed Jones’ 10th end miracle during the 2005 Scott Tournament of Hearts that ensured her name would live on forever in Canadian curling infamy, and her play since then has done nothing to diminish that. Since taking her first Gold at the Scotties, Jones and her rink have gone on to medal seven more times at the iconic tournament, including a Gold medal three-peat from 2008-10. Jones first struck gold in 1994 as a…