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USA Curling

  • 2010
Position Second
Teammates Allison Pottinger, Nicole JoraanstadTabitha Peterson
Hometown Bemidji, Minn.
Age  38 
Occupation Nurse practitioner

Family: Married to John; two daughters

Year started curling: 1993

Education: Bachelor's degree in nursing, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, N.D.; master's of science, nurse practitioner

Curling club: Bemidji

CURLING HIGHLIGHTS

  • Olympic Winter Games: 2010 (10th)
  • Women’s World Championship: 2014 (6th), 2012 (5th), 2009 (9th), 2008 (7th), 2007 (4th), 2006 (silver), 2004 (4th), 2002 (7th),  2000 (6th)
  • U.S. National Championships: 2014 (runner-up), 2013 (bronze), 2012 (champion), 2011 (silver), 2009 (champion), 2008 (champion), 2007 (champion), 2006 (champion), 2005 (3rd), 2004 (champion), 2003 (runner-up), 2002 (champion), 2001 (semifinalist), 2000 (champion), 1999 (runner-up)
  • U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Curling: 2014 (2nd), 2010 (champion), 2006 (3rd), 2002 (6th), 1998 (6th)
  • USA Curling Female Athlete of the Year: 2009
  • USA Curling Team of the Year: 2004, 1997
  • Continental Cup: 2013 (champion), 2007 (champion), 2006 (runner-up), 2004 (champion), 2002 (champion)
  • Junior Nationals: 1997 (champion), '95 (champion); 1994 (4th)
  • Junior Worlds: 1997 (semifinalist); 1995 (6th)

Competition schedule, 2013-14:
Dates  Event  Location  Result 
Aug. 16-18  Fort Wayne Cashspiel  Fort Wayne, IN  3-3, quarterfinals 
Sept. 5-8  Stu Sells Oakville Tankard  Oakville, ON  2-2 
Sept. 26-29  KW Fall Classic  Kitchener-Waterloo, ON  3-2, quarterfinals 
Oct. 3-6  Prestige Hotels & Resorts Curling Classic  Vernon, BC  4-3, quarterfinals 
Oct. 18-20  Valley First Crown  Kamloops, BC  6-0, champion 
Oct. 25-27  Bernick's Miller Lite Open Bemidji, MN  2-2 
Nov. 10-17  2014 U.S. Olympic Team Trials Fargo, N.D.  4-4, runner-up 
Jan. 3-5 Four Seasons Cashspiel Blaine, MN 2-3
March 1-8  2014 U.S. Nationals  Aston, Pa.  8-3, runner-up 
March 15-23  2014 World Women's Championship  St. John, New Brunswick