It was bound to happen at the SaskTel Tankard - the Humboldt and east central favourites went head to head in Draw 3 yesterday and the Dustin Kalthoff team came out on top over Team Dallan Muyres.
The teams got into a defensive battle in the early going but Kalthoff cracked it open with a single in the fifth and 3 more in the sixth on his way to a 7-1 win. This afternoon Kalthoff has a B-side matchup against former Sask Champ Steve Laycock. Tonight Muyres is in a C-side do or die game against the Daymond Bernath rink.
Front runner Colton Flasch takes on undefeated Kelly Knapp in this afternoons A final. Top seeded Flasch dispatched Saskatoon’s Jason Jacobson and Kody Hartung to land in the A side final. Winner heads directly into the 1-2 game tomorrow night.
Muyres and Bernath will settle on the C-side decision in the 3:00 pm draw this afternoon. The teams need a win to stay in the mix.
The final will be decided on Sunday at Affinity Place in Estevan. Games are live streamed on CurlSask’s YouTube channel.