Local curlers reach the top of the Canadian Mixed Doubles ranks

Katie and Shawn Cottrill, moments after winning the 2018 Ontario Mixed Doubles Curling Championship (Photo submitted by Mike Cottrill)

A major accomplishment for two local curlers.

Shawn and Katie Cottrill, a mixed doubles curling team that curl out of Wingham, will end the 2019 season ranked number 1 in all of Canada.

Team Cottrill began mixed doubles competition 5 years ago, and have climbed all the way to the top of the rankings following a number of strong performances this year.