Courtney George

USA Curling

  • 2006
Position Skip
Teammates Aileen Sormunen, Amanda McLean, Monica Walker
Resides St. Paul, Minn.
Hometown
Duluth, Minn. 
Age  27 
Occupation Currently working on a master's degree in occupational therapy at St. Catherine University with an internship at Woodwinds Hospital  
Family Single
Year started curling 1998
Education Psychology of behavioral science degree from the University of St. Thomas
Curling Club  St. Paul 
CURLING HIGHLIGHTS
  • Olympic Winter Games: 2006 (8th)
  • World Curling Championships: 2005 (silver)
  • U.S. National Championships: 2014, 2013 (silver), 2012 (bronze), 2011, 2010 (bronze), 2009 (bronze), 2008 (bronze), 2006 (4th), 2005 (4th)
  • U.S. Olympic Team Trials: 2014 (4th), 2010 (bronze), 2006 (4th)
  • Junior World Championships: 2007 (4th), 2004 (4th), 2003 (silver medalist as alternate with Cassie Johnson team), 2002 (gold medalist as alternate with Cassie Johnson team)
  • U.S. Junior Nationals: 2007 (champion), 2005 (5th), 2004 (champion), 2003 (runner-up), 2002 (runner-up), 2001 (3rd)
  • U.S. Junior Nationals All-Star Team: 2005, 2004
  • U.S. Mixed Doubles Championship: 2011 (3rd)

Competition schedule, 2013-14:
Dates  Event  Location  Result 
Aug. 16-18  Fort Wayne Cashspiel  Fort Wayne, IN  4-3, semifinals 
Sept. 5-8  Stu Sells Oakville Tankard  Oakville, ON  2-3 
Sept. 20-22  Four Seasons Early Cashspiel  Blaine, MN  3-2 
Sept. 26-29  KW Fall Classic  Kitchener-Waterloo, ON  3-2, quarterfinals 
Oct. 4-6  St. Paul Cashspiel  St. Paul, MN  3-2
Oct. 18-21  Atkins Curling Supplies Women's Classic  Winnipeg, MB  4-2, quarterfinals 
Oct. 31-Nov. 3  Royal LePage OVCA Fall Classic  Kemptville, ON  0-3 
Nov. 10-17  2014 U.S. Olympic Team Trials Fargo, N.D.  2-4 
Nov. 29-Dec. 1  Molson Cashspiel  Duluth, MN  4-2, runner-up 
Dec. 20-21  Iron Trail Motors Shoot-Out @ Curl Mesabi Eveleth, MN  1-3 
Jan. 3-5  Four Seasons Cashspiel  Blaine, MN 0-5
March 1-8 2014 U.S. National Championships  Philadelphia, PA   
       

Hobbies: Softball, fishing, travelling, spending time with friends/family