CANMORE - After a busy first day of the 2017 Alberta Cup in Canmore, six of eight teams came away with points.
South sits on top of Pool A after a tie and a win, with Edmonton Blue and Calgary North just behind with two points each. Northwest earned a single point on the day with a tie and a loss.
In Pool B, Edmonton Yellow and Central each won their only games of the day, defeating Northeast and Calgary South, respectively.
Pool B teams will each play a pair of games on day two, while Pool A teams will each play just one. Round-robin play wraps up after day two, with the top two teams in each pool earning a spot in the Alberta Cup semi-finals.
Northwest 2 - South 2
Calgary North 3 - Edmonton Blue 1
Central 2 - Calgary South 1
Edmonton Yellow 3 - Northeast 2
Edmonton Blue 6 - Northwest 2
South 7 - Calgary North 2
Alberta Built Player of the Day
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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
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