Tag: Jenny Gilbert

Day Sixteen Recap

Tokyo Summer Olympics wrap up While no Saskatchewan athletes competed on Day 16, the final day of the Olympic Summer Games in Tokyo, Canada added one more medal to its total as track cyclist Kelsey Mitchell claimed gold in the women’s sprint. The medal… Continue Reading “Day Sixteen Recap”

Day Four Recap

Canadian softball team wins bronze, makes history A 3-2 victory over Mexico on Day 4 earned the Canadian softball team, including Saskatoon’s Jenny Gilbert, a bronze medal — the country’s first in the sport at the Olympics. Emma Entzminger got Canada on the board… Continue Reading “Day Four Recap”

Day Three Recap

Canada finishes softball round robin with 8-1 victory over Italy The Canadian softball team knew they’d be playing for bronze no matter the outcome of their final round robin game on Sunday, but that didn’t stop them for turning in a dominant 8-1 victory… Continue Reading “Day Three Recap”

Day Two Recap

Canadian softball suffers extra inning heartbreaking loss to Japan Japan scored the game’s lone run with an extra inning walk off single in the bottom of the eighth to dash Canada’s hopes of playing in the gold medal match Saturday. The red and white… Continue Reading “Day Two Recap”

Day One Recap

Canadian softball team triumphs over Australia, improves to 2-1 Australia scored a single run in the top of the first inning, but it was the only time they made their way back successfully to home plate as Canada won Friday’s softball game 7-1. The… Continue Reading “Day One Recap”

Before Opening Ceremonies

Gilbert and Canadian softball team split first two games  Softball made its return to the Olympics on Wednesday and Team Canada, including Saskatoon outfielder and pitcher Jenny Gilbert, celebrated the occasion with a 4-0 win over Mexico in their first round robin game.  A pair of RBIs… Continue Reading “Before Opening Ceremonies”

Gilbert named to Olympics

Softball Canada, May 12, 2021Photo Credit: Softball Canada Jenny Gilbert is among 15 athletes announced Wednesday by Softball Canada to don the red and white at the Tokyo Olympic Games.   Gilbert helped Canada qualify for the Olympics at the 2019 WBSC Americas Qualifier in Surrey, B.C., by finishing… Continue Reading “Gilbert named to Olympics”

Gilbert headed for Florida

Softball Canada, March 24, 2021Photo Credit: Softball Canada With the Tokyo Olympic Games just over four months away, the women’s Canadian softball team is coming together in Florida for a series of exhibition games against local teams. Joining them as a part of the… Continue Reading “Gilbert headed for Florida”

Gilbert helps Canada qualify for 2020 Olympic Games in softball

Gilbert helps Canada qualify for 2020 Olympic Games in softball