Hackner Wins Silver at 2007 Senior Worlds
Congratulations to Al Hackner, Rick Lang, Al Laine and Brian Adams who won silver medals at the 2007 World Senior Curling Championships in Edmonton, Alberta.
Scotland's Keith Prentice defeated the Hackner foursome 6-5 in the final on March 31st at Edmonton's Thistle Curling Club.
The Hackner squad won the 2006 Canadian Senior Men's Championships held in Summerside, PEI. As Team Northern Ontario, the Hackner four defeated defending world senior champ Les Rogers of Alberta 7-4 in the finals.
Special congrats to Rick Lang who won the Sportsmanship Award as the player who best combines playing ability and sportsmanship (as selected by competitors).