GSOC Masters Recap

          Congratulations to Team McEwen & Team Homan, winners of the 2015 Grand Slam of Curling Masters. For McEwen, this marks their second Masters title and sixth Grand Slam title overall. This was Homan’s third Masters title, and their third Grand slam title as well. Both teams now sit firmly atop the World Curling Tour Order Of Merit rankings. Team McEwen went 3-1 in the round-robin, with their only loss coming to their final game against Team Koe. In the playoffs, McEwen defeated Team Carruthers in the quarterfinal, won their rematch against Team Koe in the semifinal, and ultimately defeated Team Cotter in the final. An excellent start to the season to say the least, this marks their third event win of this season. Overall they’re three for five, as they lost in the quarterfinals at the GSOC Tour Challenge and surprisingly failed to qualify at the Canad Inns Men’s Classic. Team Homan went undefeated in the round-robin at this event. Playoff wins came over Team Jones in the quarterfinal, Team McDonald (playing without their skip, who fell ill) in the semifinal, and defending champs Team Sweeting in the final. They’re having an incredible season so far, winning four out of five events and making the final in the fifth (GSOC Tour Challenge). Now, let’s take a look at the predictions I made for this...

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