It’s been confirmed that the Robyn Silvernagle team of Twin Rivers Curling Club will compete in North Battleford at the Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling.
News that the team would be included in the field for the Meridian Canadian Open was confirmed in a news release Thursday. The team consists of Silvernagle, third Stefanie Lawton, second Jessie Hunkin and lead Kara Thevenot.
The Silvernagle rink is the second Saskatchewan team confirmed to compete at the North Battleford event; the other is the Kirk Muyres rink of Saskatoon. The event is slated to include 16 men’s and 16 women’s teams each. The event runs Jan. 8 to 13 and organizers say weekend and full event passes remain available at the Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling website (www.thegrandslamofcurling.com/tickets) or by calling the Battlefords North Stars box office at 306-445-7827.