Forum staff reports, Published February 18 2011
USA Curling Nationals: Fenson makes finals, George and Birr still aliveTeam Fenson earned an 11-7 victory against Team George at Scheels Arena to advance men’s gold-medal game at the USA Curling National Championships.
Team Fenson remained unbeaten on the week, having posted a 9-0 record in round-robin play prior to the playoffs.
Team George plays Team Birr tonight with the winner of that game advancing to play Team Fenson in the finals. Team Birr beat Team McCormick 9-5, in nine ends, in the first round of the playoffs to stay alive.
The men’s final is scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday.