Casey loses pair Tuesday at Brier

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Team P.E.I. skip Adam Casey yells to teammates as his rock enters the house during round robin competition against Team Canada at the Brier curling championship Monday, March 7, 2016 in Ottawa.

The Adam Casey rink dropped two games Tuesday to fall to 1-5 at the Tim Hortons Brier in Ottawa.

Team P.E.I. dropped the morning draw with Northern Ontario's Brad Jacobs 6-2 in nine ends and lost 8-5 to Saskatchewan's Steve Laycock in the afternoon draw.

Jacobs held a 3-1 lead through five ends and scored a deuce in the sixth. The teams traded singles in the ninth and 10th ends.

P.E.I. was tied 4-4 after six ends with Saskatchewan before Laycock scored a deuce in the seventh and singles in the ninth and 10th. Casey had a single in the eighth.

The Island squad of lead Robbie Doherty, second Anson Carmody and third Dave Mathers plays Ontario's Glenn Howard Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. Atlantic. Team P.E.I. is comprised of players from the Charlottetown Curling Complex and the Silver Fox Curling & Yacht Club.

Organizations: Silver Fox Curling Yacht Club

Geographic location: Saskatchewan, Ottawa, Northern Ontario Ontario

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