Shawn Rojeski

Shawn Rojeski (born January 21, 1972 in Virginia, Minnesota) is an American curler from Chisholm, Minnesota and Olympic medalist. He was born and raised in Biwabik, Minnesota and attended Mesabi East High School. Under skip Pete Fenson, he received a bronze medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino, playing as the third.[1] The team was later named the 2006 USOC Team of the Year.

Shawn Rojeski
Born (1972-01-21) January 21, 1972
Team
Curling clubHibbing CC, Hibbing, Minnesota
SkipPete Fenson
ThirdShawn Rojeski
SecondMark Fenner
LeadAlex Fenson
Career
World Championship
appearances
7 (1998, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2014)
Olympic
appearances
1 (2006)

He participated on the American team at the 1998, 2003, 2005, 2006 2010, 2011 and 2014 World Curling Championships.

After participating at the 2010 Worlds and finishing in 4th place, he and the rest of the Fenson rink teamed up with Ryan Brunt and went to the 2011 Continental Cup of Curling, where Team North America defeated Team World. He then went to the 2011 US Nationals, where, after remaining undefeated in the round robin, the Fenson rink won the gold medal at the nationals. They represented the United States at the 2011 Ford World Men's Curling Championship in April at Regina, Saskatchewan, finishing with a 3-8 win-loss record at 10th after a series of close losses.

Teams

SeasonSkipThirdSecondLeadEvents
2003–04Pete FensonEric FensonShawn RojeskiJohn Shuster2003 Cont., USNCC, WCC
2004–05Pete FensonEric FensonShawn RojeskiJohn Shuster2005 USNCC, WCC
2005–06Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloDoug Pottinger2006 Cont.
Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloJohn Shuster2006 USNCC, OG, WCC
2006–07Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloJohn Shuster
2009–10Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloTyler George2010 USNCC, WCC
2010–11Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloRyan Brunt2011 Cont., USNCC, WCC
2011–12Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloRyan Brunt2012 Cont., USNCC
2012–13Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloRyan Brunt2013 USNCC
2013–14Pete FensonShawn RojeskiJoe PoloRyan Brunt

References

  1. "Torino 2006 Results, Curling" cbc.ca (Retrieved on March 21, 2008)
  • Shawn Rojeski on the World Curling Federation database
  • Shawn Rojeski on the World Curling Tour database
  • Shawn Rojeski on the CurlingZone database
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Shawn Rojeski". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
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