Calgary, AB –
The VAB Jets played some very good baseball at times against a more experienced college team from the U of Calgary over the weekend despite dropping 3 games in the final inning. On Sunday Brandon Radmacher started and was dominate going 5 innings allowing 2 hits, 1 run with 1 BB and 11 K’s. Ben Kennedy threw 2 solid innings allowing 1 hit, 2 runs with 2 BB and 2 K’s. Patrick Machibroda threw 1 inning allowing 4 hits, 4 runs with 1 BB and 2 K’s. Nolan Rattai ended up taking the loss allowing 1 run, 1 hit and a BB.
Offensively, several Jets had very solid games. Justin Clarkson was 2 for 5 with a BB. Jose Calderon was 2 for 4 with an RBI. Nolan Bumstead was 1 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Brayden Resch was 3 for 4 with a triple. Mike Holmes was 3 for 3 with a run scored. Jager Toffan rounded out the offense going 1 for 3 with a double and 3 runs scored.
Next action is in Lethbridge next weekend against the PBA and U of C. The Jets continue with 15 of their next 16 games vs college programs.