|| Joey Bonfoey, Ted Trolson, Joe Dietz
|| April 2, 1980, in Grand Rapids, Minn.
|| Mankato, Minn.
|| Student at Minnesota State - Mankato; employed with Neighbor's Italian Bistro
| Year started curling:
- U.S. Junior National Championships: 2011 (silver)
- Wisconsin Junior Playdowns: 2001 (champion), 2000 (runner-up)
- Minnesota Junior Playdowns: 1998 (runner-up)
- U.S. Club Naitonal Championships: 2005, 2004
My dad used to make the ice and the Grand Rapids club. I was riding rocks by the age of 2, so needless to say, curling has been a huge part of my life. This is the best game the good lord ever could have created. I imagine heaven being filled with curling ice in tropical temperatures.
Who/What introduced you to Curling?
Who was your favourite athlete growing up?
What other sports do you play?
Soccer, Golf, Pogs, Jacks, D&D, Hopscotch
What is your career highlight to date?
Losing to the immortal Andy Roza Rink.
What is one shot you would like to try one more time?
Every draw I've ever thrown
What is the best advice you've ever received?
The importance of "Quiet Confidence"
What is your favourite sport other than curling?
What is one thing you'd like to do before you die?
Make the Draw
What sporting event would you most like to attend?
The World Cup
What do yo wish you were better at?
Person dead or alive you would most like to have dinner with?
Archbishop Desmond Tutt
Favourite Bands/Music? Television Shows?
Band: Trampled by Turtles; TV: Weeds
What is your favorite Movie(s)?
Who was most influential in your curling development?
It's a tie My Father; Bill Dotlich; Mike Fraboni
What is your most embarrassing moment on the curling ice?
Every time I have to throw a draw
Where would you like to spend a week's vacation?
What hobbies do you have?
What is your earliest curling memory?
Riding rocks at Grand Rapids club
Carly; Dumb-A**, Rake
Curling Strengths? Weaknesses?
Strengths: I'm scrappy (usually don't get blown out.)
Weekness: uhm.... Drawing
What kind of goals have you set for yourself?
Only the highest.
Do others in your family curl?
What do you enjoy most about curling?
Beating Brownie, that and the comraderie
What is your education background?
Working on that.
Other Olympic sports you'd like to try?
Most memorable curling experience?
Who is your greatest competitor? Rival?