Entries by bstoiber

5 & Under Bonspiel Results

This past weekend we had five teams playing in the Midwest Curling Association’s 5 & Under Bonspiel. Team Torkelson (Greg Torkelson, Zac Wiles, Girithar Reddy, and Tom Sikma) won the 2nd Event while Team Henderson (Jon Henderson, Tonya Henderson, Jim Schneider, and MIke Jokela) took 4th Event Runner Up. Congratulations to both teams on a […]

From WCCC to WCT – Interview With Matt Galas

Most competitive curlers got into the game in childhood, or their teens at the latest. Your experience has been different. Tell us about your background and what got you into curling in the first place? I got into curling by watching the Olympics.  My love started in 2002 when it was on at 3am… which was […]

Raising Money For Special Olympics Illinois

The Law Enforcement Torch Run Plane Pull is a charity event that benefits Special Olympics Illinois. Teams of 20 compete to see who can move a 99-ton Airbus A300 12 feet in the shortest amount of time. Essentially, it is like playing tug-of-war with a massive airplane. I have been involved with this event since […]