Red Deer College Athletics announces Lacombe's Marla Sherrer of the Women's Curling Team and Ponoka's Andrew Jones of the Mixed Curling Team as this week's Athletes of the Week


Marla Sherrer led the RDC Women’s Curling team to a 3-2 record at the Winter Regional with some great shot making.

Combined with a 3-2 record at the Fall Regional, the women’s 6-4 record was good for 2nd spot overall.

She had a great game to lead the team to an opening win over MacEwan University.

Sherrer saved her best game for a win over 1st place Concordia that clinched a spot in the ACAC Championships for the women’s team.

Sherrer has improved her game to the point where she can compete with any of the skips in the league.

She is currently in her 3rd year of studies at RDC in the Occupational Therapist & Physiotherapist Assistant program.


Andrew Jones led the RDC Mixed Curling team to a 4-3 record at Winter Regionals and an overall 10-4 record.

The team finished 3rd in a highly competitive mixed division and advance to the ACAC Championships.

This is Andrew’s 1st year with the team but he has already developed into a leader.

His calm demeanor and positive attitude have played a huge part in the success of the team.

He is one of the hardest workers on the team and has developed into one of the top 2nds in the mixed division

Jones is currently in hist 1st year of the Business Administration - General program at RDC