The Vauxhall Academy of Baseball Jets won the 16th annual Bishop Gorman Easter Classic in Las Vegas today. The Jets beat Bishop Gorman 2 in the final by a score of 9-1 behind the quality pitching performance of JC Paquin – 6 innings, 5 hits, 1 run, 1 BB, and 5 K’s. Austin Cooper threw a final inning of scoreless relief.
Offensively, the Jets were led by Lionel Morrill who was 3 for 4 with a double and HR with 2 RBI’s, Mark Clauson who was 2 for 3 with a double, and Colin Amendt who was 2 for 2 with 2 RBI’s.
Overall, the Jets won the tournament with a 5-0 record and won their 3rd straight tournament dating back to last season. Overall, in the aluminum bat tournament the Jets led the tournament in HR’s with 16 and 15 doubles while the pitching staff only walked 6 batters total. The ball club played very well and will be travelling home for 2 days and the next games are schedule for next weekend in Vauxhall vs Team SK Selects.
THANK YOU TO ALL THE FAMILY AND FRIENDS WHO TRAVELLED TO VEGAS TO SUPPORT THE TEAM! YOUR SUPPORT WAS OUTSTANDING!!