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Allison Pottinger, Craig Brown named U.S. curling team alternates

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The complete U.S. Olympic Curling Team(s) will include five athletes each, not four. Allison Pottinger and Craig Brown were added to the rinks that won the Olympic Trials over the weekend, it was announced Monday. They are alternates and won’t necessarily compete in Sochi. Both 2010 U.S. Olympic teams had alternates. The Vancouver men’s alternate, Chris Plys, replaced the [more]

Erika Brown’s rink wins U.S. Olympic Curling Trials


It’s been referred to as the all-star team of U.S. curling. Call it the 2014 U.S. Olympic Team, too. Erika Brown‘s rink clinched a spot at the Sochi Olympics by sweeping a rink skipped by Allison Pottinger at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Fargo, N.D. Brown and Co. won 8-7 on Saturday night after a 7-5 victory [more]