Boise, Idaho –
The VAB Jets rode the bus for 15 hours over 2 days, visited College of Southern Idaho Campus/Baseball Facility and finally played a good Idaho Cubs baseball team. The Jets went down 2-0 after 1 inning giving up a solo HR and an unearned run. The Jets chipped away with 1 run in the 5th and 1 in the 6th before the game ending in a 2-2 tie after 8 innings.
Zach Mayo started on the mound throwing 7 great innings allowing 2 hits, 2 runs, 1 earned run, 7 K’s and 5 BB’s. Tanner Spencer threw a scoreless inning in the 7th. Offensively, the Jets were led by Matt Benn who was 1 for 4 with an RBI. Travis Wallace was 1 for 1 with a run scored and Jason Field was 1 for 3 with an RBI and run scored. Field lined out in top of the 8th inning on a diving play by the right fielder with a runner in scoring position.
Next action the Jets will face Treasure Valley College from Ontario, Oregon.