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  • 1. Home: Eden Prairie, MN, Birthday: July 5, 1973 Position: Vice skip Teammates: Debbie McCormick, Nicole Joraanstad, Natalie Nicholson, Tracy Sachtjen Delivers: Right-handed Curls out of: St. Paul Curling Club Year started curling: 1984 Occupation: Marketing research analyst Height: 5 feet, 1 inch Weight: 120 pounds Education: Master's degree in marketing from the University of Milwaukee Web site: Other sports: Running, mountain biking, kayaking, rock climbing, played softball in college (University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh) Participating in: Allison Pottinger is participating in curling as the third position In her own words: "I learned to curl in Otterburn Park, Quebec, Canada, when I was in sixth grade. I come from a curling family. My father, mother, brother and sister all curl." CURLING HIGHLIGHTS Olympic Winter Games: 2010 U.S. Olympic Team Trials: 2009 (champion), 2005 (silver), 2001 (silver) U.S. National Championships: 2009 (champion), 2008 (champion), 2007 (champion), 2006 (champion), 2005 (runner-up), 2004 (runner- up), 2003 (champion), 2002 (champion), 2001 (runner-up), 2000 (runner-up), 1999 (champion), 1998, 1997, 1996 (champion), 1995 (champion) Women's World Curling Championships: 2009, 2008 (7th), 2007 (4th), 2006 (silver), 2003 (gold), 2002 (8th), 1999 (silver), 1997 (6th), 1996 (silver), 1995 (5th)
  • 2. World Curling Tour Players Championship: 2006 (quarterfinalist) Continental Cup: 2008 (runner-up), 2007 (champion), 2003 (runner- up) Mixed Nationals: 1998 (champion), 1995 (champion) U.S. Women's Junior Nationals: 1994 (champion) Women's Junior World Championships: 1994 (silver) Southwest Ontario Women's Cashspiel: 2005 (champion), 2002 (champion) Montreal Open: 2003 (runner-up) USA Curling Team of the Year: 2003, 1999 U.S. Olympic Committee Team of the Month: April 2003 USA Curling Female Athlete of the Year: 2008 September 17- AMJ SHORTY JENKINS CASHSPIEL Brockville, Ontario 20 September BANK OF AMERICA SCHMIRLER Regina, Saskatchewan 25-28 CURLING CLASSIC October 9-11 RE/MAX MASTERS BASAL Basel, Switzerland October 16-18 GRASSHOPPER WOMEN’S MASTERS Zurich, Switzerland November 6-8 OVCA WOMEN'S FALL CLASSIC Kemptville, Ontario November 20- SUN LIFE CLASSIC Brantford, Ontario 23 December 4-6 Morgan Stanley Curling Classic Madison, Wisconsin 42ND INTERNATIONAL BERNESE January 8-10 Berne, Switzerland LADIES CUP GLYNHILL LADIES January 15-17 Glasgow, Scotland INTERNATIONAL February 16- Vancouver, British 2010 WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES 28 Columbia
  • 3. Career Highlights World Ninth Place (2009); Sixth Place (2008); Fourth Place (2007); Championships: Silver Medallist (2006); (2008); Fourth Place (2007); Silver Medallist (2006); Gold Medallist (2003); Seventh Place (2002); Silver Medallist (1999); Sixth Place (1997); Silver Medallist (1996); Fifth Place (1995) US Nationals: Gold Medallist (2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2003, 2002, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995); Silver Medallist (2005, 2004, 2001, 2000) US Olympic Gold Medallist (2009); Silver Medallist (2005, 2001) Trials: Continental Cup: Team North American (2008 Silver, 2007 Gold, 2006 Silver, 2003 Silver) World Junior Silver Medallist (1994) Championships: US Junior Gold Medallist (1994) Nationals: US Curling Female Athlete of the Year (2008) Association: Team of the Year (2006) Team of the Year (2003) Favorite Food: Anything Italian and Veggie Burritos Least Favorite Brussel Sprouts! Food: Favorite Place to Phuket, Thailand - warm & sunny! Visit: Role Models: My Parents, Doug What's on Your Just about everything from country to hip hop and photos of iPod?: the family Pets: Dog - Riley, Cat - Sam Person(s) You Natalie Coughlin, John Stewart, my mother's Dad would Love to Meet: Favorite Thing My teammates - love working as a team and still having an about Curling: individual role - fabulous combination Favorite Pastime: Hanging out with family and friends at the cabin, winter or summer!