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Lenentine and her Team Canada teammates 2-1 at world junior curling championship

The Kaitlyn Jones rink will represent Nova Scotia at the world junior girls curling championship next month in Scotland. The Truro Curling Club recently held an event where friends, fans and family members gathered to wish the team well. Members of the foursome are, from left, skip Kaitlyn Jones, third Kristin Clarke, second Karlee Burgess, lead Lindsey Burgess and alternate Lauren Lenentine.
The Kaitlyn Jones rink will represent Nova Scotia at the world junior girls curling championship next month in Scotland. The Truro Curling Club recently held an event where friends, fans and family members gathered to wish the team well. Members of the foursome are, from left, skip Kaitlyn Jones, third Kristin Clarke, second Karlee Burgess, lead Lindsey Burgess and alternate Lauren Lenentine. - Joey Smith

ABERDEEN, Scotland – Canadian skip Tyler Tardi is 2-1 at the world junior curling championship after falling 6-5 to Scotland on Sunday.

Canada led by one going into the final end, but Scotland's Ross Whyte scored a deuce for the win and a 3-0 record to sit atop the standings.

Tardi and his rink from Langley, B.C. - including third Sterling Middleton, second Jordan Tardi, lead Zachary Curtis and alternate Jacques Gauthier - began Sunday with a 7-3 win over Sweden after downing Switzerland by the same score in their tournament opener.

Tardi's next draw is Monday against American Andrew Stopera (3-0).

Canada's Kaitlyn Jones also has a 2-1 record on the women's side after suffering her first loss on Sunday.

Her Halifax rink of third Kristin Clarke, second Karlee Burgess, lead Lindsey Burgess and alternate Lauren Lenentine, a New Dominion native, were defeated by Scotland's Rebecca Morrison 8-4 after opening with wins on Saturday against China and Turkey.

Jones next draw in Monday against Madison Bear of the United States (2-1).

The tournament semifinals for both sides goes Friday, with medal games scheduled for Saturday.

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