Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Jennifer Jones to Face Rachel Homan in Canadian Open Championship Draw

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Jennifer Jones to Face Rachel Homan in Canadian Open Championship Draw

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Jones to face Homan in Canadian Open final

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YORKTON, Sask. - Jennifer Jones knocked off defending champion Eve Muirhead with a 7-2 decision in the semifinals at the Canadian Open on Saturday and will face fellow Canadian Rachel Homan in the championship draw.

Jones and her rink from Winnipeg trailed the Scottish skip 2-1 after three ends but responded with back-to-back singles and a deuce in the sixth to take a 5-2 lead. Jones added two more in the seventh to seal the victory.

Homan had very little difficulty earning a berth in the finals, disposing of Calgary's Chelsea Carey 6-0.

The Ottawa foursome opened with a score of two in the first end, added a single in the second and then produced singles in the fourth, fifth and sixth en route to ending the draw after just six ends.

On the men's side, Brad Gushue of St. John's, N. …

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