For the third year in a row, Team Pustovar came down from the Hibbing Curling Club and ran the table to win the A Event at Brainerd’s 11th Annual Open Bonspiel. Not only is Pustovar one of the few teams that has played in every Annual Open Bonspiel at Brainerd, the 4-man team has earned its way into the finals of the A Event nearly every year.
In all, 32 teams competed in the bonspiel on Dec. 1-3.
Below are the winners of each of the 4 events:
A Event Winner: Team Pustovar – Hibbing Curling Club – From left Paul Pustovar, Ross Litman, Don Mohawk, Mike Kniffin
B Event Winner: Team Starkey – Chaska Curling Club – From left, Dave Mathewson, Bob Tessman, Greg Jameson and Skip Ken Starkey
C Event Winner: Team McLelland – St. Paul and Brainerd Curling Clubs – From left, TBD, Greg Worm, Cortney Watson and Skip Cameron McLelland
D Event Winner: Team Teddy Bear – St. Paul and Duluth Curling Clubs – From left, Zach St. Arnold, Skip Teddy Trolson, Dale St. Arnold, Jed Lahti