Prince Edward Islander will take 1-1 record into Wednesday night’s draw
(by Jason Simmonds)
SUMMERSIDE – The Adam Casey rink stole its way to victory in Wednesday morning’s early draw.
Adam Casey yells encouragement to sweepers Dustin Kidby, left, and Shaun Meachem during action in the 2017 Home Hardware Road to the Roar in Summerside. Jason Simmonds/Journal Pioneer
With the game tied 4-4 after seven ends, Casey and his Regina-based rink consisting of third stone Brock Montgomery, second stone Shaun Meachem and lead Dustin Kidby stole three in the eighth end and a single point in the ninth in an 8-4 win over Mark Bice of Sarnia, Ont.
Casey, a native of Seven Mile Bay, evened his record in the 2017 Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials curling event at 1-1 (won-lost). Bice fell to 0-3.
Casey, who lost 9-5 to Jamie Murphy of Halifax on Tuesday, is back in action in Wednesday’s 8 p.m. draw against Colton Flasch (0-2).