- Mark Dacey
Mark Dacey Born June 22, 1966
Team Curling club Mayflower Curling Club, Halifax, Nova Scotia Skip Mark Dacey Third Tom Sullivan Second Lee Buott Lead Travis Colter Career Brier appearances 6 (1995, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2009) Top CCA ranking 7th (2003-04) Medal record Men's Curling Nokia Brier Gold 2004 Nokia Brier World Curling Championships Bronze 2004 Gävle
Dacey is a former Canadian men's curling champion skip, winning the 2004 Nokia Brier. He defeated Randy Ferbey's team, ending their 3-year Brier winning streak. Dacey went on to win a bronze medal at the 2004 Ford World Curling Championship.
Mark Dacey was a runner-up in the 1995 Brier, as the vice-skip for team Saskatchewan (skipped by Brad Heidt). Representing Nova Scotia, he reached the 2001 Nokia Brier, finishing with a 6-5 record, and at the 2003 Nokia Brier in Halifax, he finished third runner-up with a 7-4 record.
Dacey also won the 2002 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship. In 2005, Dacey was unable to win the Nova Scotia men's championship, precluding him from defending his National title at the 2005 Tim Hortons Brier. In 2006, Dacey recaptured the provincial championship to return to the Brier. His team finished 7-4 in the round-robin, and defeated Alberta's Kevin Martin in the first playoff game. They lost to eventual champion Jean-Michel Ménard of Quebec in the semifinal, securing a third-place finish.
The Dacey team announced it was taking a year off as of Tuesday April 9, 2007.
However, in the 2008 Nova Scotia provincials, the team was back minus Dacey. Bruce Lohnes (Third), Rob Harris (Second), Andrew Gibson (Lead), curled in the provincial finals with Colleen Jones' husband Scott Saunders skipping them.
Dacey won his second mixed title in November 2009 at the 2010 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship. This qualified him and his wife, Heather to represent Canada at the 2010 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship. However, they had to pull out after being delayed by the air travel disruption after the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption.
Event Skip 3rd 2nd Lead Alternate Result 1995 Brier Brad Heidt Mark Dacey Wayne Charteris Dan Ormsby 2nd 2001 Brier Mark Dacey Paul Flemming Blayne Iskiw Tom Fetterly t-5th 2003 Brier Mark Dacey Bruce Lohnes Rob Harris Andrew Gibson Steve Ogden 2nd 2004 Brier Mark Dacey Bruce Lohnes Rob Harris Andrew Gibson Mat Harris 1st 2004 WCC Mark Dacey Bruce Lohnes Rob Harris Andrew Gibson Mat Harris 3rd 2006 Brier Mark Dacey Bruce Lohnes Rob Harris Andrew Gibson 3rd 2010 CM Mark Dacey Heather Smith-Dacey Andrew Gibson Jill Mouzar 1st
He is the husband of 2004 Nova Scotia women's curling champion Heather Smith-Dacey.
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