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Team Howard

Hometown: Penetanguishene, ON
Twitter: @TeamGlennHoward

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Glenn Howard

Birthdate: July 17, 1962
Birthplace: Midland, ON
Resides: Tiny, ON

  • Four-time world champion (1987, 1993, 2007 & 2012)
  • Four-time Brier champion (1987, 1993, 2007 & 2012)
  • 17-time Ontario Tankard champion (1986, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016 & 2017)
  • Six-time Masters champion (2006, Jan. 2008, Nov. 2008, 2009, 2011 & 2013)
  • Four-time National champion (2002, 2004, 2012 & 2014)
  • Two-time Canadian Open champion (2009 & 2012)
  • Four-time Players’ Championship winner (1993, 1997, 2008 & 2013)
Third

Scott Howard

Birthdate: July 11, 1990
Birthplace: Midland, ON
Resides: Tiny, ON

  • World champion (2012)
  • Brier champion (2012)
  • Three-time Ontario Tankard champion (2015, 2016 & 2017)
  • Players’ Championship winner (2012)
  • Canadian junior silver medallist (2011)
Second

David Mathers

Birthdate: May 12, 1991
Birthplace: Ottawa, ON
Resides: Ottawa, ON

  • Two-time Ontario Tankard champion (2015 & 2017)
  • P.E.I. Tankard champion (2016)
  • Players’ Championship winner (2012)
  • Canadian junior silver medallist (2011)
Lead

Tim March

Birthdate: April 28, 1987
Birthplace: Toronto, ON
Resides: Toronto, ON

  • Ontario Tankard champion (2018)
  • Canadian Open champion (2015)
  • Dominion Curling Club Championship finalist (2010)

Team Bio

Glenn Howard is one of the most decorated curlers in the sport’s history. His 16 Grand Slam titles are the most among active curlers, and he ranks second all-time following Kevin Martin (18).

Howard played third with his brother, Russ Howard, winning his first Brier and world titles in 1987. Wayne Middaugh (second) and Peter Corner (lead) joined the Howard brothers in 1990 and a dynasty was born as they captured in Ontario Tankard four consecutive seasons. Team Howard won both Brier and world titles and captured the inaugural Players’ Championship in 1993.

Glenn Howard formed his own team in 2000 with third Richard Hart, second Collin Mitchell, and lead Jason Mitchell. The team claimed the National during the inaugural Grand Slam of Curling season in 2001-02.

Brent Laing (second) and Craig Savill (lead) came on board in 2004 and another dynasty team was born. The club captured four consecutive Masters titles from 2006-09 as well as the 2008 Players’ Championship and the 2009 Canadian Open. Team Howard had another banner year in 2007 winning both the Brier and world titles.

Hart announced his retirement from competitive curling after the 2010-11 season and Howard reunited with Middaugh, who took over at third. Team Howard continued to dominate the Grand Slam of Curling series winning six titles over the course of three seasons. Howard captured his fourth Brier in 2012 and once again completed the double winning a fourth world championship as well.

Scott Howard served as the alternate for his father’s team in the past earning the 2012 Brier and world championships with the club. He won his first career Grand Slam title at the 2012 Players’ Championship with Team Epping, coincidentally, defeating Team Howard in the final. Scott Howard joined Team Kean for 2014-15 and captured the Ontario Tankard to represent the province at the 2015 Brier. He joined Team Howard at lead the following season.

Team Howard has undergone several lineup changes over the years with Hart coming back in 2014 and Middaugh stepping away and returning as well. When Middaugh sustained a broken leg during a skiing accident prior to the 2016 Ontario Tankard, Adam Spencer filled in on the team and helped them win another provincial title.

With Middaugh still on the mend, David Mathers joined the team for 2016-17. Mathers and Scott Howard have played together on numerous occasions in the past reaching the Canadian junior finals and winning the Players’ Championship and Ontario Tankard titles.

Scott Howard moved up to third starting in 2018 with Tim March, formerly with Team Epping, entering the picture at lead.

2019-20 Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling results

Masters

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinKoeL 4-8
Round RobinJacobsw 5-4
Round RobinMcDonaldW 6-2
Round RobinDe CruzW 5-1
QuarterfinalsEppingL 3-7

KIOTI Tractor Tour Challenge (Tier 1)

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinEdinW 5-2
Round RobinMcDonaldW 8-3
Round RobinGushueL 2-6
Round RobinEppingW 5-4
QuarterfinalsJacobsL 5-7

2018-19 Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling results

Princess Auto Elite 10

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinEppingL 1-5
Round RobinGushueW 3-2
Round RobinGunnlaugsonW 4-1
Round RobinMouatW 4-1
QuarterfinalsEppingL 0-4

Masters

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinMurphyL 2-6
Round RobinMouatL 2-8
Round RobinKoeL 1-7
Round RobinWalstadW 7-2

Tour Challenge (Tier 1)

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinCalvertW 9-2
Round RobinBottcherL 4-5
Round RobinJacobsL 1-5
Round RobinKoeW 8-2
TiebreakerDunstoneW 6-4
QuarterfinalsGushueW 6-4
SemifinalsBottcherL 2-5

Boost National

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinGunnlaugsonW 4-1
Round RobinMuyresL 4-6
Round RobinKoeL 4-5
Round RobinEppingW 7-6
TiebreakerMuyresW 4-2
QuarterfinalsJacobsW 5-4
SemifinalsPatersonL 6-7

Meridian Canadian Open

StageOpponentResult
Triple Knockout AGushueW 5-4
Triple Knockout AEdinW 4-3
Triple Knockout AMouatL 3-4
Triple Knockout BJacobsW 5-3
QuarterfinalsGushueL 2-6

Players’ Championship

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinKoeW 6-5
Round RobinMouatW 7-6
Round RobinCarruthersL 2-4
Round RobinEdinW 5-2
Round RobinPatersonL 2-4
QuarterfinalsKoeL 3-7