RED DEER – Through the final day of round robin action, Alberta Grey and Alberta Black sit atop the standings and will play for the 2022 Alberta Cup on Sunday.
Grey began the day in first place and would stay as the top seed with a 6-3 win over Alberta Blue in the final game of the day. Alberta Black secured their spot in the final with a 7-2 victory over Alberta Red. Both teams went undefeated in the round robin with Alberta Grey sporting a 3-0-1-0 record and Alberta Black with a 2-0-2-0 record. During the first day of the Alberta Cup, the two teams played to a 3-3 draw.
In the first game of the day, Alberta Green secured their first win with a 3-2 victory over Alberta Yellow.
The final day of the tournament will feature Alberta Blue taking on Alberta Red in the fifth place game at 8:30am, Alberta Green vs. Alberta Yellow for third place at 11:15am, and the championship game starting at 2:00pm.
Alberta Green 3 – Alberta Yellow 2
Alberta Black 7 – Alberta Red 2
Alberta Grey 6 – Alberta Blue 3
Gatorade Alberta Built Performer of the Day – Kyle McDonough (Alberta Green)
The Alberta Built player of the day is the athlete who best exemplifies the qualities of an “Alberta Built” player. Alberta Built is defined as:
1 – Good person – Know who you are.
2 – Character player – Believe in yourself.
3 – Grit player – Thrive on adversity
4 – Leadership – Treat yourself & people right
5 – Standard of performance – Focused approach on process – ALWAYS COMPETE – EVERY-DAYERS