Men finish 9th

April 04, 2013, 10:23 a.m. (ET)

Team USA's Brady Clark, Sean Beighton, Darren Lehto, Philip Tilker, and Greg Persinger finished 9th at the 2013 Ford World Men's Curling Championship in Victoria, British Columbia. The USA did not earn enough qualification points for a direct berth to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games. USA will play in a "last chance" qualifier for a spot to the Olympics in December. USA's team at the qualifier will be the winner of the upcoming 2014 Olympic Team Trials.