Las Vegas, NV –
The VAB Jets beat the Rams 13-2 to advance to the semi – final of the Bishop Gorman Easter Classic. Luke Whelpton started on the mound going 4 innings allowing 5 hits, 2 runs, 1 BB and 7 K’s. Nick Stobbe threw a solid inning allowing a BB. Offensively, the Jets were led by Chris Thibideau who was 2 for 4 with 2 runs scored and an RBI. Guillaume Gingras was 2 for 4 with a run scored and RBI. Mitch McGeein was 1 for 2 with an RBI and run scored. Travis Wallace was 1 for 2 with a 2 run HR and 3 runs scored. Matt Benn was 1 for 2 with an RBI. Devan Thomas was 1 for 3 with a 3 run HR. Dan Moro was 1 for 2 with a run scored. Jason Field was 1 for 3 and JG Weeks was 2 for 2 with an RBI and Jose Calderon was 2 for 2.
The victory puts the Jets record to 2-1 in the tournament and 9-6 overall. The Jets will face Gloucester HS, NJ. They are a Nationally ranked HS in the USA