Congratulations to Team Shuster

Posted by Sunday, December 15, 2013 10:40:00 AM

The U.S. curling team is now the U.S. Olympic curling team.

John Shuster and the Americans won their fifth straight game, a winner-goes-to-the-Olympics finale, 8-5 over the Czech Republic at the Olympic Qualification Event in Fuessen, Germany, on Sunday.

Men's Olympic team consists of John Shuster, Skip; Jeff Isaacson, Vice; Jared Zezel, Second; John Landsteiner, Lead; and Craig Brown, Alternate.

Here’s the full Olympic men’s curling field (nation’s World Curling Federation ranking in parentheses):

Canada (1)
Great Britain (2)
Sweden (3)
Norway (4)
Switzerland (5)
Denmark (6)
China (7)
U.S. (8)
Germany (10)
Russia (12)

The Olympic men’s curling tournament begins Feb. 10, the Monday after the Opening Ceremony. The U.S. will open against Norway.

Good Luck Team Shuster!

 

 

 

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