Like CurlingZone on Facebook
 
 
   
Welcome to CurlingZone, Guest!   Register Now!    
Already a member?   Login:              Forgot Password?
ProCurlingWear - Create Your Design
Disclaimer: CurlingZone does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any Content posted on any Forums area and you acknowledge that any reliance upon such Content shall be at your sole risk. Any Content placed on any Forums area by users and anonymous posters are the views of the user posting the statement, and do not represent the views of CurlingZone or our partners, advertisers or sponsors. By posting anonymously, you are allowing your IP address to be displayed for identification purposes. CurlingZone reserves the right to remove any post at its discretion without warning or explanation.
Pages (2): « 1 [2]   Last Thread   Next Thread
Author
Thread Post New Thread    Post A Reply
Three
Swing Artist

Registered: Feb 2015
Location: Canada
Posts: 202

quote:
Originally posted by UnattachedFC


I think that she still has an outside shot.

If Middaugh makes the finals at Perth and Fleury doesn't qualify in her last two tournaments (Players' and Perth) AND Scheidegger passes Sweeting for 1-year, Middaugh would get that direct spot. Muirhead got 44 points for her win at Perth last year. I expect that winner will get something similar. She needs 29.5567 to pass Fleury considering that we have to take out Middaugh's 8th best result of this season.

Now, we have to see how many points will be available for that tournament, but she only needs the tournament to have a SFM higher than 4.2223. For a finals apperance to be good enough, it must be higher than 5.739. Just to give a comparison to last year, it was a 6.3695. I don't expect it to be lower this year for a finals apperance to not be good enough. I think it's possible that semis gets her something, but the tournament would need to be higher than 6,9545 and I doubt that, it would go that high.

Fleury wouldn't improve her 8th best score if she doesn't qualify in both of her events.

Scheidegger needs in the 1 year to pass Sweeting in that. She's technically 7 points back, but she only needs to tie whatever Sweeting does in points if they both make the playoffs, because Sweeting has to deduct her 11 points from the Canada Cup from her top results.

So you're telling me there's a chance



Great analysis UnattachedFC. SFM came in at 6.75ish so a finals appearance by Middaugh makes the Player's that much more interesting.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 03-29-17 12:59AM
Three is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Three Click here to Send Three a Private Message Find more posts by Three Add Three to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Three
Swing Artist

Registered: Feb 2015
Location: Canada
Posts: 202

Just noticed that Carey is also in Perth....the plot thickens.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 03-29-17 01:05AM
Three is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Three Click here to Send Three a Private Message Find more posts by Three Add Three to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
On The Nose
Swing Artist

Registered: Apr 2014
Location: In the House
Posts: 329

quote:
Originally posted by decade
Who has the best bet to take Homans's Brier spot now that she has a guaranteed medal? Flaxey? All the wannabe's are running to Perth next weekend to get some points, Really Middaugh as our olympic rep? Some of these ladies need a reality check,

Homan's Brier spot?
If they don't allow men to play in the Scotties, as well, allowing women to play in the Brier is unfair!

__________________
"It is easy in the world to live after the world’s opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own... but the great man is he who, in the midst of the crowd, keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 03-29-17 04:03AM
On The Nose is offline Click Here to See the Profile for On The Nose Click here to Send On The Nose a Private Message Find more posts by On The Nose Add On The Nose to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Stoner
Swing Artist

Registered: Mar 2013
Location:
Posts: 439

Is no one or barely anyone seriously putting Carey, even though she's won a Scotties and was at the Worlds and is ranked #8 in the world, like are you joking.

Anyhow the top 8 right now would probably be Homan and Jones of course, Sweeting, Flaxey, Carey, Rocque, Einarson and Fleury.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 03-29-17 04:28AM
Stoner is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Stoner Click here to Send Stoner a Private Message Find more posts by Stoner Add Stoner to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
UnattachedFC
Harvey Hacksmasher

Registered: Jan 2016
Location:
Posts: 89

quote:
Originally posted by Stoner
Is no one or barely anyone seriously putting Carey, even though she's won a Scotties and was at the Worlds and is ranked #8 in the world, like are you joking.

Anyhow the top 8 right now would probably be Homan and Jones of course, Sweeting, Flaxey, Carey, Rocque, Einarson and Fleury.



I think we're talking about the 5 teams that will get their Trials berth in early May. With the Champions' Cup not counting for Trials, Rocque and Einarson have to go through Summerside unless many teams forfeit their spot. It's not about who has the best shot at winning the Trials. It's about who has the best shot of getting the call early and not having to have a great week in Summerside.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 03-29-17 12:26PM
UnattachedFC is offline Click Here to See the Profile for UnattachedFC Click here to Send UnattachedFC a Private Message Find more posts by UnattachedFC Add UnattachedFC to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Stoner
Swing Artist

Registered: Mar 2013
Location:
Posts: 439

quote:
Originally posted by UnattachedFC


I think we're talking about the 5 teams that will get their Trials berth in early May. With the Champions' Cup not counting for Trials, Rocque and Einarson have to go through Summerside unless many teams forfeit their spot. It's not about who has the best shot at winning the Trials. It's about who has the best shot of getting the call early and not having to have a great week in Summerside.



I'm not talking about winning the trials, I'm talking about getting into them.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 03-29-17 04:44PM
Stoner is offline Click Here to See the Profile for Stoner Click here to Send Stoner a Private Message Find more posts by Stoner Add Stoner to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
All times are GMT. The time now is . Post New Thread    Post A Reply
Pages (2): « 1 [2]   Last Thread   Next Thread
Show Printable Version | Email this Page | Subscribe to this Thread

Forum Jump:
Rate This Thread:

Forum Rules:
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
HTML code is OFF
vB code is ON
Smilies are ON
[IMG] code is ON
 
Eastern Time (ET)
Full Scoreboard  |  Play Fantasy Pick'em!  

MOST RECENT CZ FORUM POSTS

Playdowns
Women's ROTR Qualifiying for Ottawa ( 1 2 )
Playdowns
Brier divisions next year ( 1 2 )
Playdowns
2017 mens world championship
Playdowns
2017 women's world championship ( 1 2 3 4 ... Last page )
Rock Talk
NEW! Paul Savage on Curling Legends Podcast
Manitoba Curling
Manitoba shuffle 2017/2018 ( 1 2 )
Rock Talk
Homan will surpass Jones
U.S.A. Curling
2017 Mixed
The Pit
Women's Hockey
Rock Talk
Anyone know of another forum?
Junior Curling
Junior Nationals in Victoria ( 1 2 )
Rock Talk
World Tour Schedule 2017-2018
Rock Talk
Canadian Seniors-Pool tiebreaking
Rock Talk
USA Women & 2018 Olympic Qualifying
Rock Talk
Ice in April.
Curling Club Chat
Shot to the button Rules
Gear Zone/Classifieds
Looking for a corn broom of two
Players/Teams Classifieds
Looking for Men's Team (Regular or Senior)
U.S.A. Curling
World Men's and Women's
Players/Teams Classifieds
2017-2018 Competitive Women's Team
Rock Talk
World women's announcers
Rock Talk
NEW! Curl With Math: Some National Analysis
U.S.A. Curling
Tyler George
Players/Teams Classifieds
2017/2018 season
Rock Talk
2018 Brier Announcers ( 1 2 )
Rock Talk
Anna Sidorova
Playdowns
Men's ROTR Qualifying for Ottawa ( 1 2 )
Media Discussion
TV. Numbers for the Hearts and Brier
World Curling Tour
Elite 10 ( 1 2 )
U.S.A. Curling
Omaha
European Curling
Personaltrainer / nutritional
Rock Talk
Team Laycock - Colton Flasch leaving
Playdowns
The Brier 2017 - ( 1 2 3 4 ... Last page )
Playdowns
brier and scotties
U.S.A. Curling
TV Coverage of the Women's Worlds - list
Women's Curling Tour
Looking for a team
Fantasy Curling
Curling Pool
Rock Talk
Strange question
Rock Talk
Question about Curling Pin (Collections)
U.S.A. Curling
Club Nationals ( 1 2 )
U.S.A. Curling
U-18
U.S.A. Curling
Bucks County Improvements
Playdowns
Brier winnings
Asia-Pacific Curling
World Seniors
Rock Talk
Curling with math questions.....
Rock Talk
Corn Broom Covers?
Rock Talk
"They might get eight...."
Rock Talk
At Brier Time... Some Not-So-Profound Questions About The Curlers...
Rock Talk
Unfair TSN Brier Broadcast schedule ( 1 2 )
Players/Teams Classifieds
Looking For a Team
Post New Message  |  View All Forums

FANTASY PICK'EM

Player Photo
Feltscher, Binia
  No Photo
Aitken, Karina
VIEW MATCHUP
March 30 -- 11:00 am EDT
<
Click to Pick the Winner!
Who do you think will win?