Team Persinger wins 79th International Bonspiel

Submitted 2 years 4 months ago by jcook.

FAIRBANKS-At the end of Sunday's 79th International Bonspiel Greg Persinger adds to his Bonspiel championship collection.

The men's A final pitted Team Birklid against Team Persinger. It was close throughout tied 4-4 in the 6th end after a Team Birklid rally from Matt Birklid, Quinn, Evenson, Atticus Wallace and Ollie Halverson.

Team Persinger responded taking a 5-3 lead in the 7th end. But Persinger, Steve Shuttleworth, John Blake and Pete Lundquist left the door open for Birklid and company in the 8th end but they couldn't capatilize and Team Persinger wins 6-3 wins the Bonspiel. That's nine Bonspiel titles for Persinger.