01/07/2018 11:29 EST | Updated 01/07/2018 11:41 EST

NewsAlert: Morris and Lawes win Canadian mixed doubles curling trials

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, Man. — John Morris and Kaitlyn Lawes will represent Canada in mixed doubles curling at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

They defeated Brad Gushue and Val Sweeting 8-6 in the final of the national trials today at Stride Place.

Mixed doubles will make its Olympic debut at next month's Pyeongchang Games.

More coming.