The VAB found themselves in a similar situation as 2011 facing Parksville in Game 2. The Royals again came out on top by a score of 3-2. Zach Mayo started on the mound and went 5 innings allowing 3 hits, 3 runs, 2 earned runs with 7 K’s and 3 BB’s. Brandon Radmacher threw the final inning with 2 K’s. National Team pitcher Clayton Isherwood held the Jets at bay most of the game. Offensively, the Jets were led by Chris Thibideau who was 1 for 3 with a run scored and an RBI. Guillaume Gingras was 1 for 3, Mitch McGeein was 1 for 3 with an RBI, Dan Moro was 1 for 3 with a run scored and Devon Thomas was 1 for 3.
Game 2 was a different story seeing the Jets come out on top over the North Delta Blue Jays by a score of 8-0. Logan Seifrit earned the victory going 5 innings allowing 1 hit with 6 K’s and 1 BB. Offensively, the Jets were led by Chris Thibideau who was 2 for 3 with a run scored and 2 RBI’s. Travis Wallace was 2 for 2 with 2 runs scored. Matt Benn was 1 for 2 with 3 RBI’s. Jager Toffan was 1 for 1 with a run scored and 2 RBI’s and Konner Lutz was 1 for 2 with 2 runs scored.
The split puts the Jets record at 2-1 in the BOW and 6-3 overall. Seeding and the next game is dependent on the outcome of several pool games.