Team Glenn Howard edges Team Brad Jacobs in early draw at the Masters

Team Jacobs

NORTH BAY, Ont. — Team Glenn Howard scored one in an extra end for a 5-4 win over Team Brad Jacobs on Thursday morning at the Masters.

The Penetanguishene, Ont.,-based team improved to 1-1 after six draws of round-robin play at the North Bay Memorial Gardens.

Jacobs, from Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., fell to 1-1.

In other morning games, Scotland’s Ross Paterson topped Switzerland’s Yannick Schwaller 7-5 and Switzerland’s Peter De Cruz beat Canada’s Kevin Koe 7-4.

Three more draws were scheduled for later Thursday.

The playoffs are set for this weekend at the opening Grand Slam event of the season.