2017 Canada Summer Games


Canada Summer Games Results:

Day 4 Recap

Alberta 9 Québec 5 - Alberta's offensive juggernaut continued to roll in this one as they belted out 11 hits including a solo home run from Jacob Libbus to come away with a 9-5 win over Québec to wrap up first place in Pool A. Five different Alberta hitters recorded an extra base hit while Chris Thomson earned the win on the mound with four solid innings of work with one strikeout.

Day 3 Recap

Alberta 12 BC 7 - Matthew Coutney and Michael Johnson both belted home runs as Alberta outlasted BC, 12-7. Coutney erased a 2-0 BC lead in the first with a two-run shot in the bottom of the inning before Johnson added a two-run blast as part of a three-run sixth that put the game out of reach. Brayden Cust fanned five over five innings of work to recorded the win for Alberta while BC starter Madjik Mackenzie took the loss.

Alberta 6 Saskatchewan 2 - Cesar Valero belted a two run homer as Alberta capped a two-win day with a 6-2 victory over Saskatchewan to move to 4-1 and grab possession of first place in Pool A. Matthew Coutney kept his strong tournament going with three RBI inlcuding a two-run single in the fourth while Chase Florendine went 6.2 innings on the mound to record the win.

Day 2 Recap

Alberta 6 Québec 4 - A three-run first inning highlighted by a Matthew Coutney two-run triple paved the way for Alberta who hung on to defeat Québec, 6-4. Alberta built a 6-0 lead after three and received a save from Liam Froment who allowed just one hit in 1.1 innings. Québec's Jason Begin went 3-for-4 with an RBI in the loss.

Day 1 Recap

Alberta 12 BC 2 - Branden Woods turned in a complete-game effort on the mound in leading Alberta to a 12-2 win over 2013 Canada Games champion, BC. Woods carried a shutout into the sixth before BC's Damiano Palmegiani belted a solo home run. Alberta received a three hit, three RBI performance from Justin Breen while Matthew Coutney and Cesar Valero had two hits apiece and drove in two runs.

Branden Woods, Pitcher

Saskatchewan 3 Alberta 2 (8 innings) - An extra innings thriller saw Saskatchewan plate two runs in the top of the eighth and hold off a charging Alberta in the bottom half to come away with a 3-2 win. Starting pitchers Brendan Logan from Alberta and Saskatchewan's Brody Frerichs were magnificent with Logan tossing seven scoreless innings while Frerichs allowed just one hit over 5.2 innings.


 Date: July 28 - August 5, 2017

Location: Winnipeg, MN

For more information about the Games please visit: http://www.2017canadagames.ca/en/content/baseball


 Canada Summer Games Team Roster

Last Name First Name Hometown Position    
Breen Justin Fort McMurray 1B/3B
Caldwell Jared Calgary RHP
Coutney Matthew Wetaskiwin 3B/SS
Cust Brayden Sherwood Park RHP
Diaz Vasquez Willy Edmonton Outfield
Florendine Chase Lethbridge RHP
Froment Liam Morinville LHP
Jans Tylor St. Albert RHP/DH
Johnson Michael Calgary RF/RHP
Jones Cooper Ponoka SS/2B
Libbus Jacob Turner Valley C/RF/DH
Logan Brendan Oyen RHP
Logan Gavin Oyen C/2B
Makarus Ayden Airdrie C/RF/3B
Matsubara Noah Okotoks OF
Seitz Kye Okotoks 1B
Thomson Chris Calgary RHP
Valero Cesar Calgary 2B/SS
Woods Branden Red Deer LHP
Zdunich Tucker High River OF

 

Lalor Dwayne Head Coach
Northcott Harold Assistant Coach
Chris James Assistant Coach