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Hirt wins Eagles bonspiel

The Max Hirt rink of Bemidji recently won the 22nd annual International Eagles bonspiel at the Bemidji Curling Club. Curling with Hirt were Mike Liapis, John Liapis and Jim Howard. Pictured are Hirt, John Liapis, Grand Earie Conductor Ron Malz, Howard and bonspiel chairman Don Wintersteen. Submitted Photo
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Bemidji Pioneer
Hirt wins Eagles bonspiel
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The Max Hirt rink of Bemidji won the 22nd annual International Eagles bonspiel at the Bemidji curling club. The bonspiel attracted 15 teams from Canada and nine from the United States.

Curling with Hirt were Mike Liapis, Jim Howard and John Liapis. Placing second was the Robert VanWynsberge rink of Winnipeg.

The second event winner was Roland Fisette of Winnipeg and Steve Johnson of Bemidji was second.

Lanny Cyr of Bemidji won the third event and Julia Cummins of Winnipeg was second.

Pioneer staff reports
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