Jenna Loder

Jenna Loder (born July 11, 1988) is a Canadian curler from Winnipeg, Manitoba.[2] She is a two-time Canadian junior champion and two-time world junior medallist (2008, 2009), playing third for Kaitlyn Lawes.

Jenna Loder
Born (1988-07-11) July 11, 1988 (age 32)
Team
Curling clubAssiniboine Memorial CC,
Winnipeg, MB[1]
SkipBeth Peterson
ThirdJenna Loder
SecondKatherine Doerksen
LeadMelissa Gordon
AlternateMeghan Walter
Career
Member Association Manitoba
Top CTRS ranking12th (2019–20)
Grand Slam victories1 (2011 Autumn Gold)

CareerEdit

Loder, along with skip Kaitlyn Lawes, second Liz Peters, and lead Sarah Wazney, represented Manitoba at the 2008 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, where they won, beating Stephanie McVicar's Saskatchewan rink in the final to qualify for the 2008 World Junior Curling Championships.[3] There, the team lost the 3 vs. 4 playoff game against Russia's Liudmila Privivkova; they faced the Russians again in the bronze medal match, which they won.

Loder, along with Lawes and a new front end of Laryssa Grenkow and Breanne Meakin, returned to the 2009 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, making playoffs and defeating Rachel Homan's team from Ontario in the final.[4] At the 2009 World Junior Curling Championships, the team lost the final to Eve Muirhead's team from Great Britain and claimed the silver medal.[5] On the World Curling Tour that season, the team made it to the semifinals of a Grand Slam, the 2008 Casinos of Winnipeg Classic.

Loder skipped her own team of Liz Peters, Sarah Wazney, and Mary Jane McKenzie for the 2009–10 curling season.[6] They competed in one Grand Slam, the 2009 Manitoba Lotteries Women's Curling Classic.

For the 2010–11 curling season, Loder played second for Jill Thurston.[6] The team qualified for the 2011 Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts, but failed to make playoffs.

The following season, Loder joined Cathy Overton-Clapham's team at third.[6] The team won the 2011 Curlers Corner Autumn Gold Curling Classic, participated in the 2012 Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts, and were finalists in the 2012 Players' Championship. The team remained intact for the 2012–13 curling season, but missed playoffs at all four Grand Slams that they played in and the 2013 Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts, and they placed last in the round robin of the 2012 Canada Cup of Curling, winning a single match.[7] That season, Loder also competed in the 2013 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials with teammate Josh Heidt. They started with two wins but narrowly missed playoffs.[8][9]

Loder was the second for Barb Spencer during the 2013–14 curling season.[6] The team won one event that season, the DEKALB Superspiel.[10] They competed in the 2013 Canadian Olympic Curling Pre-Trials, but were eliminated from playoff contention following a loss to Cheryl Bernard.[11] They placed third in the 2014 Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts after losing in the semifinal to the eventual winner, Chelsea Carey. Loder and Heidt competed again in the 2014 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials, but missed playoffs again.[12]

For the 2014–15 curling season, Loder joined Trish Paulsen's Saskatchewan team at second.[6] The team competed in the 2015 Saskatchewan Scotties Tournament of Hearts but failed to reach playoffs.

Loder joined Kelly Scott's British Columbia rink at second for the 2015–16 curling season.[6] The team, with third Shannon Joanisse and lead Sarah Pyke, were finalists in the 2016 British Columbia Scotties Tournament of Hearts, losing to Karla Thompson.[13]

Loder returned to playing third during the 2016–17 curling season, when she returned to Manitoba to play for Cathy Overton-Clapham, with a front end of Katherine Doerksen and Sarah Pyke.[6] The team missed playoffs at the 2017 Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

Loder and Doerksen joined Rhonda Varnes for the 2017–18 curling season and Beth Peterson for the 2018–19 curling season.[6]

TeamsEdit

Season Skip Third Second Lead
2007–08 Kaitlyn Lawes Jenna Loder Liz Peters Sarah Wazney
2008–09 Kaitlyn Lawes Jenna Loder Laryssa Grenkow Breanne Meakin
2009–10 Jenna Loder Liz Peters Sarah Wazney Mary Jane McKenzie
2010–11 Jill Thurston Kristen Phillips Jenna Loder Kendra Georges
2011–12 Cathy Overton-Clapham Jenna Loder Ashley Howard Breanne Meakin
2012–13 Cathy Overton-Clapham Jenna Loder Ashley Howard Breanne Meakin
2013–14 Barb Spencer Katie Spencer Jenna Loder Raunora Westcott
2014–15 Trish Paulsen Kari Johanson Jenna Loder Kari Paulsen
2015–16 Kelly Scott Shannon Joanisse Jenna Loder Sarah Pyke
2016–17 Cathy Overton-Clapham Jenna Loder Katherine Doerksen Sarah Pyke
2017–18 Rhonda Varnes Jenna Loder Katherine Doerksen Danielle Robinson
2018–19 Beth Peterson Jenna Loder Katherine Doerksen Melissa Gordon
2019–20 Beth Peterson Jenna Loder Katherine Doerksen Melissa Gordon

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "World Curling Tour - Powered by CurlingZone". worldcurl.com. Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-01.
  3. ^ February 11, CBC Sports ·; 2008. "Manitoba, Quebec win curling juniors | CBC Sports". CBC. Retrieved 2019-01-03.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  4. ^ February 9, The Canadian Press ·; 2009. "Manitoba, P.E.I. win junior curling titles | CBC Sports". CBC. Retrieved 2019-01-03.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  5. ^ Federation, World Curling (2009-03-15). "World Curling Federation - Scotland claims third straight World Junior women's title". World Curling Federation. Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.
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  7. ^ "WOMEN - 2012 Capital One Canada Cup" (PDF). s17962.pcdn.co. Archived (PDF) from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.
  8. ^ Cameron, Al. "Heidt/Loder off to fast start in Leduc". Curling Canada. Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.
  9. ^ Cameron, Al. "Playoff matchups set at Mixed Doubles Trials". Curling Canada. Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.
  10. ^ "DEKALB Superspiel". www.worldcurl.com. Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.
  11. ^ "Morris captures A-Event title at Capital One Road to the Roar - Curling Canada – 2013 Capital One Road to the Roar". Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.
  12. ^ Mills, Jean. "Mixed Doubles Trials full of surprises on Day Two". Curling Canada. Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.
  13. ^ Price, Rebecca Connop (2016-01-24). "Team Thompson win the 2016 BC Scotties". Curl BC. Archived from the original on 2019-01-04. Retrieved 2019-01-03.

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