// there are ROAD CLOSURES in our region to report at this hour Road Report
Owen Sound's Julie Tippin is 1-1 entering Day 3 at the 2017 Roar of the Rings Canadian Olympic Curling Trials in Ottawa.
Tippin's Woodstock Curling Club rink won their tournament opener 7-3 over Alberta's Val Sweeting Sunday morning.
Tippin scored three in the eighth end to surge ahead 6-3, adding one more in the ninth.
Then in the afternoon draw, Tippin's rink came up just short against three-time Scotties champion Rachel Homan.
Homan led 7-3 after five ends and Tippin scored singles in four straight ends to tie it 7-7 -- before Homan got one in the 10th to win 8-7.
Just one match for Tippin today -- she's up against defending Olympic gold medalist --- WInnipeg's Jennifer Jones at 7 p.m.
Jones comes in at 3-0 -- topping the standings thus far.