Birt, Murphy win Sobeys Classic 

Published on October 4, 2015

Lead Susan Creelman throws in the final game of the Sobeys Classic, held at the Bluenose Curling Club on Sunday. Creelman is part of Colleen Pinkney’s team, who were topped by Suzanne Birt in the playoffs. 

AMANDA JESS/THE NEWS

P.E.I.’s Suzanne Birt went undefeated in the Sobeys Classic curling bonspiel over the weekend, topping Truro’s Colleen Pinkney in the final on Sunday 8-5.

Birt was 5-0 in round robin play, and 2-0 in the playoffs.

Pinkney was 3-2 and 1-1 in the standings.

In the men’s game, Jamie Murphy of the Lakeshore Curling Club in Lower Sackville beat Bridgewater’s Shawn Adams 5-4.

Murphy won four and lost one in round robin action, while Adams was 4-1 in regular play and 2-1 in the finals.