August 17, 2017Team Alberta It was the second last day of competition for the 2017 Canada Games, with all sports but softball featuring their gold medal matches. Alberta was well represented into the medal matches, playing in the gold medal in women’s tennis, men’s soccer, both men’s and women’s volleyball. The women’s softball team won their opening semi-final of the day against Saskatchewan, advancing to the second semi-final. Facing Ontario, Alberta came out roaring with a convincing victory, qualifying them to contest for the gold medal. On the tennis courts for the gold in Ladies Singles, Ashleigh Jacobs fell short and took home the silver medal. Alberta currently has 95 medals (26-36-33), in addition to a guaranteed medal tomorrow in softball.