Ontario teams were positioned for a clean sweep of the 2012 Dominion Command Darts Championships at North Vancouver Branch May 4-6, taking part in final games for the championship in the singles, doubles and team events, but in the end they shared glory with teams from Alberta-Northwest Territories and New Brunswick.
The matches were hard-fought, with ties among second place in singles play and the leaders in doubles. “The level of competition here is fantastic,” said Kerry Howe of Everett, Ont., Branch.
“There are people here who play internationally,” said John Brann of Moose Jaw, Sask., Branch.
This is perhaps to be expected in a tournament among best players in each provincial command, many of whom have decades of competitive experience. And they need it: darts is a game of ph...