USA Curling

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Position Second
Delivers Right-handed
Born August 2, 1957, in Langdon, N.D.
Hometown Langdon, N.D.
Occupation Farmer
Family Married, two daughters
Year started curling 1960s
Height 6 feet
Weight 195 pounds

CURLING HIGHLIGHTS

  • Men's Second Chance: 2003 (C1 event qualifier)
  • U.S. Men’s Nationals: 2003 (competitor), 2000 (semifinalist)
  • North Dakota State Men's Championships: 2003 (runner-up)
  • U.S. Junior Men's Championships: 1979 (champion)
  • World Junior Curling Championships: 1979 (champion)

Other highlights include:

  • 1973: North Dakota State High School Champion
  • 1978, '79: North Dakota Junior Champion
  • 1979: Hibbing, Minn., Last Chance Champion
  • 1997: Fifth man for Team USA (Disher) at 1998 Olympic Trials
  • 1998, 2001: North Dakota State Men's Champion
  • 2000: USCA Second Chance Champion
  • 2001: Brandon, Manitoba, Berth Spiel runner-up

PERSONAL FILE
In his own words: His daughter, Janelle, won the North Dakota Girls High School Curling Championship while in seventh grade.

Hobbies: Hunting.