Leagues and More

For the 2022-2023 season.

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Monday

Monday Open Curing – 7:00 PM

Skill / atmosphere: Social / fun / beginner friendly
Game type: Traditional 8-end games
Register as: Individual, part team, full team
How teams are formed: Individual sign up. You may request a teammate or a team. Requests for teammates and full team entries will be completed through discussion with the drawmaster. In the event of insufficient enrollment, pick-up teams may be formed weekly.
Drawmaster: Wenjun Xue wenjun.xue@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

Wednesday

Wednesday Night League – 7:00 PM

Skill / atmosphere: Semi-competitive / balanced / social / fun
Game type: Traditional 8-end games
Register as: Individual, part team, full team
How are teams formed: Individual sign up. You may request a teammate or a team. Requests for teammates and full team entries will be completed through discussion with the drawmaster. 
Drawmaster: Amanda Marchitelli amanda.marchitelli@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

Thursday

Thursday Practice – 7:30 – 8:20 PM

Skill / atmosphere: Practice (beginner friendly)
Description: This a chance to work on your skills and game strategy; instruction will generally be available.
Contact: Leonard Jarabeck leonard.jarabeck@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

Thursday Night Late League – 8:30 PM

Skill / atmosphere: Semi-competitive / balanced / mentoring / developmental / social / fun
Game type: Traditional 8-end games
Register as: Individual, part team, full team
How are teams formed: Individual sign up. You may request a teammate or a team. Requests for teammates and full team entries will be completed through discussion with the drawmaster. 
Drawmaster: Leonard Jarabeck leonard.jarabeck@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

Friday

Friday Night Pick-Up and Pizza ( $15 per person per week ) – 7:00 PM

Friday Night Pick-Up and Pizza is a seperate offering from the regular leagues that the Pittsburgh curling club offers, allowing club members ( basic membership and above) the opportunity to come out and play on a non regular basis, paying $15 per person per draw.  The members are also allowed to bring guests ( non-members ), paying the $15 per person per draw.  Guests are limited to 3 draws per curling season ( typically October through September ). 

Skill / atmosphere: Social / fun
Game type: Traditional 8-end games
How are teams formed: Pick-up (new team each week) 
Description: This is an every other week league.
Dates: Oct 7, Nov 4, 18, Dec 2, 16, 30, Jan 13, 27, Feb 10, 24, Mar 10, 24
Drawmaster: Jacki Temple jacki.temple@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

Saturday

Stones and Scones – Saturdays 9:00 AM

Skill / atmosphere: Social / fun
Game type: Traditional 8-end games
Register as: Individual, part team, full team
How are teams formed: Pick-up. Requests for teammates should be directed to the drawmaster. If enrollment is sufficient, fixed teams may be set up.
Description: The theme is Stones & Scones.  Each week, we will ask for volunteers to bring a breakfast type item or pastry for all to enjoy. 
Drawmaster: Steve Buffington steve.buffington@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

Sunday

5 & Under League – Sundays 2:00 PM

Skill / atmosphere: Social / fun / developmental
Game type: Traditional 8-end games
Register as: Individual, part team, full team
How are teams formed: Pick-up. Requests for teammates and full team entries will be completed through discussion with the drawmaster. If enrollment is sufficient, fixed teams may be set up.
Description:  This is for curlers with 5 or fewer years of curling experience. 
Drawmaster: Ryan Fissella ryan.fissella@pittsburghcurlingclub.com and Constantin Koehler constantin.koehler@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

Sunday Open Draw – Sundays 4:15 PM

Skill / atmosphere Types: Social / fun
Game type: Traditional 8-end games
Register as: Individual, part team, full team
How are teams formed: Pick-up. Requests for teammates and full team entries will be completed through discussion with the drawmaster.
Drawmaster: Karyn Drombosky karyn.drombosky@pittsburghcurlingclub.com and Sean Mizerski sean.mizerski@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

College Mini League – Sundays 6:30 PM

Skill / atmosphere: Social / fun / developmental
Game type: Traditional-8 end games
Register as: Individual, part team, full team
How teams are formed: Individual sign up. You may request a teammate or a team. Requests for teammates and full team entries will be completed through discussion with the drawmaster. In the event of insufficient enrollment, pick-up teams may be formed weekly.
Description:  This league is for Pittsburgh area college and university students.  Fall Session: October 2-November 16.  Winter Session: January 15 – February 26.  
Drawmaster: Burt Cubbison collegecurling@pittsburghcurlingclub.com

*draw offerings, times and dates are subject to change.

Skill / Atmosphere Types:


Social / Fun
Designed for members at any level of play who are most interested in having fun. Fosters a fun and relaxed curling environment. Teaches game rules, etiquette & strategy.

Mentoring / Developmental
Improvement oriented play with a goal of mentoring newer curlers on the facets of the game or bringing up established curlers into positions such as vice and skip. Expect friendly camaraderie and entertaining games.

Semi-Competitive / Balanced
Builds on the basics with experienced skips and an effort to balance the teams. Designed to increase understanding of the mechanics and strategy of the game while creating a consistent curling experience. Not geared towards brand new curlers, though Curling 101 members are qualified and encouraged to join.

Competitive / Elite
Competitive-oriented teams playing against high level opponents in games of high level strategy and shot making. Designed to fine tune the highest level of the game. Curlers must have a year of experience.