RED DEER – Thursday saw the first five games of the 2023 Alberta Cup!
After five games, Alberta Green sits atop the standings after upping Alberta Blue 1-0 and posting a 6-2 win over Alberta Black to end the day.
Posting their first win of the day, Alberta Gold overcame Alberta Black 4-1. Later, Alberta Blue evened their record with a 6-3 win over Alberta Gold.
In the 2 P.M. matinee game, Alberta Grey claimed the win over Alberta Red with a score of 4-2.
Alberta Gold and Alberta Red will meet at 9 A.M. on Friday morning to kick off day two of action at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre in Red Deer.
Alberta Gold 4 – Alberta Black 1
Alberta Grey 4 – Alberta Red 2
Alberta Blue 6 – Alberta Gold 3
Alberta Green 6 – Alberta Black 2
Gatorade Alberta Built Performer of the Day – Zach Olsen (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:
- Good person – Know who you are.
- Character player – Believe in yourself.
- Grit player – Thrive on adversity
- Leadership – Treat yourself & people right
- Standard of performance – Focused approach on process – ALWAYS COMPETE – EVERY-DAYERS