When it comes to curling, older isn't always better.
Tyler Tardi, 14, from the Langley Curling Club along with his partner Dezaray Hawes, 16, the Royal City Curling Club put provincial competition on ice last weekend.
Royal City Curling Club's Dezaray Hawes had three kicks at the can but came away empty each time at the junior women's playdowns in Courtney last weekend.
Jon Cornish was named a CFL West division all-star running back.
The great sports results from 2011 could fill a couple of papers. Limiting a whole year of great accomplishments to an even dozen (listed in Wednesday's edition) was difficult, so here is our followup with a score of terrific achievements from the athletes of our communities:
Dezaray Hawes claimed a C event berth into the provincial junior girls' curling championships following a 6-2 victory over Brandi Tinkler of Victoria at the Coastal playdowns in Chilliwack.