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Sarah Wark and Jeff Richard have been named the 2017 BC Mixed Doubles Curling Champions after defeating the defending champions 7-2 in the final.
Wark, from Chilliwack, and Richard, from Kelowna, will now represent B.C. at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship, which take place at the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon from Apr. 5 to 9.
Wark/Richard defeated the Vernon duo of Jim and Jaelyn Cotter. Jim, the reigning B.C. Men’s Champion, was playing with his daughter, Jaelyn, who competes at the U18 and U21 levels. The Cotters won the 2016 event held in Enderby.
Wark has had recent success. She…