RED DEER - After a busy first day of the 2022 Alberta Cup in Red Deer, five games are in the books, with Alberta Black and Alberta Grey leading the way with three points apiece.
Alberta Black and Alberta Grey each opened the tournament with 5-2 and 1-0 wins over Alberta Yellow and Alberta Red, respectively, before skating to a 3-3 tie when the two teams met later on the day.
Alberta Yellow earned its first win of the tournament to close out the day, defeating Alberta Red 4-2, while Alberta Blue edged Alberta Green 4-3 in the lone game of the day for both teams.
Day two of the Alberta Cup features four games, starting with Alberta Grey versus Alberta Green at 9am at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre in Red Deer.
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Alberta Black 5 - Alberta Yellow 2
Players of the Game: Alberta Black: #16 Kadon McCann | Alberta Yellow: #1 Hudson Perry
Alberta Grey 1 - Alberta Red 0
Players of the Game: Alberta Red: #5 Jackson Smith | Alberta Grey: #1 Ryan Grout
Alberta Blue 4 - Alberta Green 3
Players of the Game: Alberta Blue: #9 Braeden Cootes | Alberta Green: #11 Hayden Harsanyi
Alberta Black 3 - Alberta Grey 3
Players of the Game: Alberta Black: #19 Austin Wentz | Alberta Grey: #17 Julien Maze
Alberta Yellow 2 - Alberta Red 2
Players of the Game: Alberta Yellow: #12 Lukas Kaplan | Alberta Red #20: Lochlan Tetarenko
Gatorade Alberta Built Performer of the Day - Cash Koch (Alberta Red)
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