Gibson off to Scotties with Van Osch team

Van Osch team

Left to right are lead Amy Gibson, second Kalia Van Osch, third Marika Van Osch and skip Kesa Van Osch. Picture from Victoria Times-Colonist.

Amy Gibson, a practice member at VCC, will be representing BC in the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton, Jan. 27 to Feb. 4. Gibson plays lead on the Van Osch team from Nanaimo that won the BC Scotties championship final in Victoria on Jan. 7 with an 11-4 win over last year's champion, Karla Thompson from Kamloops. Gibson previously represented BC and VCC as a skip in the Dominion Curling Club Championship when she was curling in a league. 

VCC skip Diane Gushulak and lead Sandra Comadina also made the playoffs at the BC Scotties, while Holly Donaldson and Lindsay Hudyma finished with a 2-5 record.