Forum staff reports, Published February 18 2011
USA Curling Nationals: Team George edges Team Birr to reach the men's final, will face Team FensonTyler George scored a single point with the final rock of the game to lift Team George to an 8-7 victory against Team Birr in the men’s semifinal at the USA Curling National Championships at Scheels Arena.
Team George will play Team Fenson, which is unbeaten, for the men’s gold medal at 3 p.m. Saturday.
“We going up again Pete once again, old friend, old teammates,” said Tyler George, from Duluth, Minn. “We are happy that we are there playing against them. I think that whoever wins will be a great representative at the world championships.”
Team Lank will play Team Pottinger for the women’s gold medal at 10 a.m.