June 2, 1975 |
|Curling club||St. Vital CC,
|Hearts appearances||9 (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)|
|Top CCA ranking||1st (2005–06, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2011–12, 2013-14)|
|Grand Slam victories||10: (Autumn Gold, 2007, 2009; Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries: (2013); Wayden Transportation: 2008; Players' Championships: 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014; Sobeys Slam: (2010); Colonial Square (2013)|
Jill Officer (born June 2, 1975) is a Canadian curler from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Officer plays second for the 2005, 2008, 2009 and 2010 Scotties Tournament of Hearts champion teams skipped by Jennifer Jones. The team won a gold medal representing Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Team Jones is the first women’s team to go through an Olympic round-robin campaign undefeated. The latest being their final game (6-3) over Sweden on February 20, 2014.
Officer has played on and off with Jones since she was 15, and has continuously played second for her since 2003. Officer won the Canadian Junior Curling Championships in 1994 with Jones. She won the Scotties Tournament of Hearts with Jones in 2005, 2008, 2009, and 2010. On March 30, 2008 she was a key part of Jones' World Women's Curling Championship winning team.
Officer trekked to Mount Everest base camp in 2006.
Officer was previously a reporter for the now defunct CKX TV station in Brandon, Manitoba. She currently resides in Winnipeg, Manitoba with her husband Devlin Hinchey. Officer studied Communications and Journalism/Broadcasting at Red River College.
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