Vauxhall, AB –
The Vauxhall Academy has a tough day offensively but had a great day on the mound earning a split with the Edmonton Prospects. Game 1 saw the Prospects no hit the Jets by a score of 1-0. The Jets only allowed 1 hit as well with Levi Westerlund taking the tough loss going 6 innings allowing 1 hit, 1 run, 3 BB’s and 6 K’s. Ben Douglas threw the final inning allowing 0 hits, 0 BB’s and 1 K.
Game 2 saw the Jets win a tight one by a score of 3-2. Derek Grubel started on the mound going 3 2/3 innings allowing 2 hits, 1 earned run, 2 BB’s and 2 K’s. Taylor Simmonds earned the victory in relief going 3 1/3 innings allowing 1 hit, 0 runs, 1 BB, with 2 K’s. Offensively, the Jets were led by Kym Barthel who had the game winning single to score 2 runs. Ben Douglas, Levi Westerlund, and Curtis Mazurkewich all had 1 hit each.
The split pushes the Jets record to 8 win – 2 losses. Next action is next Saturday vs Team SK with a 1 pm (DH) at Jets Stadium.