Nic Hoffard is not only a capable assistant ice technician here in Abbotsford, but he is a pretty proficient curler, too! He plays lead for Team Silva (playing out of Cloverdale Curling Club on the BC Junior Curling Tour).
Nic Bonneau is also from Abbotsford and throws fourth rocks for the team.
Scott Wilson and Nathan Silva round out the team, which is coached by Karen and Craig Lepine.
The team’s latest result was winning Flight C at the Esquimalt Optimists’ Junior Cashspiel held Nov 11-13, which was good enough to secure the fourth spot overall in the Junior standings. As such, they qualify for the 2018 Boston Pizza BC Junior Curling Championships being held at Langley Curling Club, Dec 18-23.
The four qualifying men’s junior teams are:
The four qualifying women’s junior teams are:
We’re rooting for the Nics!!!