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Jets continue winning ways with 2 solid wins in Great Falls!

Great Falls, Montana – 

Game 1 saw the Jets fall behind early before chipping away and scoring late to beat the Great Falls Chargers 8-5.  The Jets finished the game with 8 – 0’s on the mound.  Chase Florendine started on the mound going 2 innings allowing 5 hits, 5 runs with 3 BB’s and 2 K’s.  Zach Newman threw 4 innings allowing 3 hits with 4 K’s.  Ben Erwin threw the final 3 innings earning the victory allowing 0 hits with 5 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Owen Harms who was 2 for 4 with a double.  Jared Binsfeld was 1 for 4.  Cooper Jones was 1 for 4.  Dayton Peters was 1 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Brett Mercier was 2 for 4 with a bases clearing triple.  Ty Penner was 2 for 5 with an RBI and Matt Gough was 1 for 5 to round out the offense.

Game 2 vs Missoula Mavericks was tight until the 6th when the Jets broke it open.  Adam Macko started on the mound going 3 innings allowing 6 hits, 2 runs, 1 earned run with 1 BB and 5 K’s.  Connor Green threw 2 innings allowing 0 hits with 1 BB and 3 K’s.  Garrett Hawkings threw the final 2 innings allowing 1 hit with 2 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Brett Mercier who was 2 for 3 with an RBI.  Jared Binsfeld was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI.  Dayton Peters was 1 for 3 with a double and an RBI.  Cooper Jones was 1 for 3.  Ty Penner was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 3 to round out the offense.

Next action for the Jets is Thursday in Lethbridge vs Parkland Twins at 2 pm.

Jets score late to win the BOW over the Okotoks Dawgs!

Kamloops, BC – 

Championship Saturday in Kamloops featured 2 semi final match ups between the Jets and the North Shore Twins as well as Okotoks Dawgs vs the Langley Blaze.  The Dawgs beat the Blaze in extra innings while the Jets beat the Twins 4-1 in the semi final.

Wesley Moore started on the mound going 4 innings allowing 3 hits, 1 run with 1 BB and 4 K’s to earn the victory.  Zach Newman earned the save going 3 innings allowing 2 hits with 2 BB’s and 2 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Victor Cerny who was 1 for 4 with 2 RBI’s.  Matt Rath was 2 for 3.  Brett Mercier was 1 for 2.  Jared Binsfeld was 1 for 3 and owen Harms was 1 for 3.  Damiano Palmegiani was 0 for 1 with an RBI but also 3 HBP’s.

The semi final victor earned a birth in the final vs Okotoks Dawgs.  The game was knotted at 0-0 until the bottom of the 6th inning when the Jets scored 4 runs to earn our 3rd BOW Championship (2009, 2015, 2017).  Jaden Griffin got the start going  4 1/3 solid innings allowing 0 hits, 5 BB’s with 3 K’s.  Griffin developed a blister when Hawkins entered the game with a 2-1 count and runners on 1st and 2nd with 1 out.  Hawkins entered the game striking out 2 batters to finish off the inning and earning the victory going 2 2/3 innings allowing 2 hits with 6 K’s and 0 BB’s.

Offensively, the Jets were led by a pitch hit sacrifice fly by Jared Binsfeld which went on to be the winning run.  Owen Harms who was 1 for 2 with a double.  Victor Cerny was 1 for 2.  Matt Rath continued a great Championship Saturday with a 2 for 3 effort and an RBI.

The Jets finished off the 2017 BOW scoring 36 runs and allowing just 4 runs over the 5 games.  The Jets will now enjoy Easter Sunday together at the residence in Vauxhall.  Day off Monday followed by a good week of practice will lead the Jets on another road trip to Great Falls Friday and Saturday to take on the Great Falls Chargers and Missoula Mavericks.

Special thanks to all the fans following the team online as well as everyone who was able to travel to Kamloops and/or Las Vegas to cheer the group on.  Lots left to enjoy this spring.

Jets continue to stay in the win column with a 10-2 win over Victoria!

Kamloops, BC – 

The game saw the Jets down early to the Victoria Mariners 2-1 before breaking it open with 7 runs in the bottom of the 4th inning leading to a final score 10-2 for the Jets.

Garrett Nicholson started on the mound going 4 innings allowing 3 hits, 2 runs, 1 earned run with 2 BB’s and 2 K’s.  Connor Green finished things off going 1 inning with 1 K.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Owen Harms who was 1 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Damiano Palmegiani was 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI.  Victor Cerny was 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI.  Dayton Peters was 2 for 3 with an RBI.  Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 3 with an RBI and Ty Penner rounded out the offense going 1 for 2.

The Jets finished as the #1 seed and will meet up with the North Shore Twins in the semi final at 11 am at the Stadium.

Jets open the BOW with a victory over the Badlands!

Kamloops, BC – 

The Jets opened up the BOW with a 9-0 victory over Badlands Academy. Adam Macko started on the mound going 4 innings allowing 1 hit with 1 BB and 5 K’s to earn the victory.  Chase Florendine finished things off going 2 innings allowing 3 BB’s with 4 K’s.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Damiano Palmegiani was 2 for 4 with a double.  Victor Cerny was 1 for 2 with 3 RBI’s.  Dayton Peters was 1 for 4.  Brett Mercier was 2 for 4 with an RBI to round out the offense.

The Jets now play at 4:30 pm vs Coquitlam Reds at 4:30 pm.

Jets lose a tough one 9-7 in the semi!

Las Vegas, NV – 

The VAB Jets were entering the semi final game vs Desert Oasis in good shape.  A sudden game time change put the club in a scramble leading up to the semi.  Several base running and defensive mistakes were to much to overcome falling 9-7 to a solid Desert Oasis club out of Nevada.

Jaden Griffen started on the mound going 3 2/3 innings allowing 6 hits, 6 runs, 6 unearned runs with 3 BB’s and 4 K’s.  Zach Newman threw 2 innings allowing 6 hits, 3 runs with 1 K.  Chase Florendine tossed a very solid 1 1/3 with 1 BB.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 2 for 3.  Owen Harms was 2 for 3 with an RBI.  Damiano Palmegiani was 2 for 2 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Victor Cerny was 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI.  Cooper Jones was 3 for 3 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI’s.  Jared Binsfeld was 1 for 3 with an RBI and Brett Mercier rounded out the offense going 1 for 2.

The Jets now travel to Kamloops for a 7 pm vs Badlands Academy Wednesday April 12th at Norbrock Stadium.

Jets stay undefeated with a 3-0 win of Bishop Gorman!

Las Vegas, NV – 

The Jets matched up with National powerhouse Bishop Gorman HS and it turned out to be a great baseball game.  The Jets scored 1 in the top of the 1st and 2 runs in the top of the 4th to hold on for a 3-0 victory.  Starting pitcher Wes Moore was dominate striking out 6 to start the game.  Moore went 5 innings allowing 0 hits with 3 BB’s and 10 K’s to earn the victory.  Garrett Nicholson earned the save going 2 innings allowing 2 hits with 1 BB and 3 K’s.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Jared Binsfeld who was 2 for 4 with 2 doubles.  Owen Harms was 1 for 4.  Damiano Palmegiani was 1 for 3  and Victor Cerny was 3 for 3 with a double and 3 RBI’s.

The Jets now match up with Desert Oasis HS out of Nevada in the semi final at 12 noon.  Follow twitter for results in the semi final.

Jets stay undefeated in Vegas with a 5-0 win over Brighton HS!

 

Las Vegas, NV – 

The Jets stayed undefeated in Vegas with a 5-0 victory over Brighton HS out of Utah.  The game was tight until the bottom of the 4th when Dayton Peters hit a 2 run shot to make it 3-0.

Connor Green started on the mound going 4 good innings allowing 2 hits with 3 BB’s and 6 K’s to earn the victory.  Garrett Hawkins slammed the door going 3 innings allowing 0 hits, 0 BB’s recording 8 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 4.  Owen Harms was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  Damiano Palmegiani was 1 for 4 with a double.  Victor Cerny was 1 for 3 with a double and an RBI.  Jared Binsfeld was 2 for 3.  Dayton Peters was 2 for 3 with a 2 run HR and Kaiden Cardoso rounded out the offense going 2 for 3 with an RBI.

The Jets now take on Bishop Gorman HS at 7 pm tomorrow at College of Southern Nevada in Henderson.

 

Jets open Gorman Desert Classic with a walk off!

 

Las Vegas, NV –

The Jets met up with a good club from La Jolla HS California.  The Jets scored 2 runs in the bottom of the 4th before La Jolla scored 2 in the 5th.  The scored was tied 2-2 in the 7th when an error, 2 bunt base hits followed by a walk off single from Liam Vulcano to win.

Ben Erwin started going 6 innings on 68 pitches allowing 5 hits, 2 runs with 1 BB and 3 K’s.  Adam Macko got the win going 1 clean inning.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 4 with a walk off single.  Owen Harms was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  Damiano Palmegiani was 1 for 3.  Victor Cerny was 2 for 3 with an RBI.  Cooper Jones was 2 for 3 and Matt Rath was 1 for 2 to round off the offense.

The Jets now match up with Brighton HS out of Utah tomorrow at 12 noon Bishop Gorman HS.

Jets off to Vegas for the Bishop Gorman Desert Classic!

Vauxhall, AB

The Jets will be travelling to Las Vegas, NV Sunday to take part in the Bishop Gorman Desert Classic.  The Jets will practice Monday and Tuesday attend the UNLV – Utah Valley college game before opening up the tournament Wednesday.

The Jets schedule is below:

Wednesday April 5th, 2017 – 3:30 pm vs La Jolla (CA) at Bishop Gorman High School

Thursday April 6th, 2017 – 12 noon vs Brighton (UT) at Bishop Gorman High School

Friday April 7th, 2017 – 7 pm vs Bishop Gorman (NV) at College Southern Nevada

Saturday April 8th, 2017 TBD

Please follow website updates following each game.