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Jets come out strong and cruise to a 10-0 victory over Chargers

Great Falls, Montana –

The Jets scored in 4 different innings including 5 runs in the 6th to cruise to a 10-0 victory over the Great Falls Chargers on a beautiful Friday night.  Game time temperature was 20 degrees and sunny.  Garrett Hawkins started on the mound going 4 innings allowing 2 hits with 2 BB’s and 1 K.  Reece Keller went 2 solid innings with 2 K’s.  Josh Tardif finished the shutout off going 1 inning allowing 1 hit with 2 K’s.

Offensively, the offense was spread out.  Liam Vulcano was 1 for 3 with a triple and an RBI.  Cooper Jones was 2 for 2 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Ty Penner was 1 for 2 with an RBI.  Owen Harms was 2 for 4.  Evan O’Toole was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  Levi Abbott was 1 for 3 and John Vulcano was 1 for 4 with 2 RBI’s.

Next action for the Jets is Saturday 11 am vs Great Falls and 1:30 pm vs Missoula.  Both game will be played at the White Sox pro stadium Centenne Stadium.

Jets power past Abbotsford Cardinals in semi final!

Kamloops, BC – 

The Vauxhall Jets scored 6 runs in the bottom of the 1st inning and another 6 runs in the bottom of the 4th inning to cruise to a 12-4 victory over the Abbotsford Cardinals.  Chase Florendine started on the mound going 3 innings earning the victory allowing 1 hit with 4 runs which were all unearned with 2 BB’s and 3 K’s.  Evan O’Toole finished things off going 2 innings allowing 1 hit.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 2.  Cooper Jones was 2 for 3 with with an RBI.  Damiano Palmegiani was 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Ty Penner was 1 for 2 with a 3 run HR.  Martin Vincelli-Simard was 1 for 2 with a triple.  Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 3 with a solo HR.  Owen Harms was 1 for 3.  Shayne Campbell was 1 for 1 with an RBI and Josh Malainey rounded things out going 2 for 3 with an RBI.

The will now face off again the Okotoks Dawgs Academy in the final at 10 am CSG’s field.

Jets take game 3 over the North Shore Twins!

Kamloops, BC – 

The Jets continued their winning ways with a 12-5 victory over the North Shore Twins.  Adam Macko started on the mound and was good going 4 innings allowing 3 hits, 1 BB and 5 K’s.  Reece Keller threw 2/3 of an innings allowing 3 hits, 2 earned runs with 3 BB’s and 1 K.  Matt Wiggins finished things off.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 1.  Cooper Jones was outstanding going 3 for 4 with a 2 run HR and a double.  Damiano Palmegiani was 1 for 3 with a double and an RBI.  Ty Penner was 2 for 4 with 3 RBI’s.  Owen Harms was 1 for 3.  Shayne Campbell was 1 for 2 with an RBI.  John Vulcano was 1 for 2 with a triple and an RBI.

The Jets now meet up with the in the semi final at 2 pm vs the winner of the wild card match between Abbotsford and North Shore Twins at 2 pm Norbrock.

Jets open the BOW with a couple of victories!

Kamloops, BC – 

The VAB Jets had a good day to open up the 2018 Best of the West.  Game 1 saw the Jets beat the White Rock Tritons by a score of 4-0.  Garrett Hawkins started on the mound throwing very well and going the distance 7 innings allowing 3 hits, 1 BB and 11 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 2 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Cooper Jones was 1 for 3 with a double with an RBI.  Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 3.  Ty Penner was 2 for 3 with a double.  Shayne Campbell was 1 for 2 and Josh Malainey rounded out the offense going 1 for 2 with a double.

Game 2 saw the Jets match up with a good Langley Blaze club.  The game was tied into the top 5 with the Jets scored 7 runs and eventually winning by a score of 10-2.  Jaden Griffen started on the mound and was outstanding going 5 innings allowing 3 hits, 1 run with 1 BB and 8 K’s.  Jared Arnold threw the final inning allowing 1 hit, 1 run with 2 BB’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 5 with an RBI.  Cooper Jones was 2 for 4 with an RBI.  Damiano Palmegiani was 1 for 3.  Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  Ty Penner was 1 for 3 with 2 RBI’s.  Owen Harms was 1 for 3.  Levi Abbott was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI’s.  Josh Malainey rounded out the offense going 2 for 4 with an RBI.

Jets now match up with the North Shore Twins at 2 pm at Norbrock Stadium.

Jets lose to a very good Pleasant Grove club in an offensive battle!

Las Vegas, NV – 

It was a warm and breezy day so the ball was flying at a beautiful Desert Oasis field.  The Jets were battling back scoring runs in the 3, 4, 5, 6th innings before a sudden time limit called the game.

Thomas Little started on the mound going 1 1/3 innings allowing 6 hits, 10 runs with 3 BB’s and 1 K.  Reece Keller threw 1 2/3 innings allowing 4 hits, 2 runs with 3 K’s.  Josh Tardif made his Jets debut after battling back from arm surgery throwing 1 innings allowing 1 hit, 1 unearned run with 2 K’s.  Levi Abbott finished things off going 2 innings allowing 3 hits, 1 run with 1 BB and 2 K’s.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 1 for 3.  Owen Harms was 1 for 2 with a 2 run HR.  Martin Vincelli-Simard was 1 for 4 with a HR.  Ty Penner was 1 for 2 with a 3 run HR.  Damiano Palmegiani was 1 for 2 with 2 RBI’s.  Evan O’Toole was 1 for 4 with a solo HR.  Kaiden Cardoso rounded out the offense going 1 for 1.

The Jets now travel home for a couple of good days of school and practice before boarding the bus to Kamloops on Wednesday.  The Jets open the tournament Thursday at 2 pm vs the White Rock Tritons.

 

Walk off gets Jets in the victory column!

Las Vegas, NV – 

It was a back and forth battle the entire ball game against West Jordan, Utah.  West Jordan took a 5 run lead early before the Jets stormed back to tie it up.  West Jordan again took a 3 run lead in the 6th before the Jets tied it again.  West Jordan again took a lead in the top of the 7th then the Jets led off with a triple by Cardoso and later in the evening with 2 outs Josh Malainey hit a single to the left center gap to walk off.

Chase Florendine started on the mound going 3 innings allowing 7 hits, 5 runs with 2 BB’s and 1 K.  Jared Arnold threw 2 solid innings allowing 0 hits with 2 BB’s and 3 K’s.  Matt Wiggins threw 2 innings allowing 5 hits, 4 runs, 3 earned runs with 1 BB and 2 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Owen Harms who was 1 for 2 with a double.  Kaiden Cardoso was 2 for 4 with a triple and an RBI.  Shayne Campbell was 1 for 3.  John Vulcano was 1 for 2 with an RBI and Josh Malainey was 2 for 4 with 2 doubles and 3 RBI’s.

Tomorrow’s game time and location will be announced later today.

 

Jets lose a heart breaker to Trinity Christian, Florida

Las Vegas, NV

The Jets took an early late 1-0 then fell behind 6-1 and battled back to 6-5 in the 7th inning.  With the tying run on 2nd and winning run on 1st Cardoso hit a shot to 2nd base and a diving play ended the game.

Adam Macko started on the mound and was good going 3 1/3 innings allowing 7 hits 5 runs with only 3 earned with 1 BB and 5 K’s.  Garrett Hawkins threw 2 2/3 innings allowing 1 hit, 1 run with 2 BB’s and 6 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Cooper Jones was 1 for 4 with 2 RBI’s.  Damiano Palmegiani was 3 for 4 with a triple and an RBI.  Martin Simard was 2 for 4 with a solo HR.  Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  Ty Penner was 1 for 3 and John Vulcano rounded out the offense going 1 for 3.

The Jets meet up with a good West Jordan HS, Utah at 9 am Bishop Gorman HS.

Jets open Gorman tournament with a tough loss!

Las Vegas, NV –

Cottonwood HS came out ready to play and kept the gas pedal on the entire day.  Final score Cottonwood 10 Jets 0. The winter rust certainly hadn’t worn off.   Jaden Griffen started on the mound going 1 2/3 innings allowing 2 hits, 3 earned runs.  Evan O’Toole threw 2 1/3 good innings in relief allowing 5 hits with only 1 earned run with 2 K’s.  Reece Keller finished things off with a solid inning.

Offensively, the Jets could only muster 2 hits facing a good arm.  Shayne Campbell was 1 for 2 and Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 2.

The Jets face a good Trinity Christian Academy, Florida at 12 noon Bishop Gorman.

Jets off to Vegas for Annual Bishop Gorman Tournament!

Las Vegas, NV – 

The Jets pre-season ended as soon as it began with 2 game in Lethbridge.  The Jets travel to Las Vegas, NV for the 12th year in a row to participate in the Bishop Gorman Desert Classic.  The Jets workout at College of Southern Nevada at 2 pm on Monday.  10 am workout at Bishop Gorman HS on Tuesday.  Tournament schedule as follows:

Monday April 2nd

2-4 pm – Workout @ CSN

Tuesday April 3rd 

10-12 noon – Workout @ Bishop Gorman HS

Wednesday April 4th

3 pm vs Cottonwood HS (UT) @ Liberty HS

Thursday April 5th

12 noon vs Trinity Christian Academy (FL) @ Bishop Gorman HS

Friday April 6th 

9 am vs West Jordan HS (UT) @ Bishop Gorman HS

Saturday April 7th

TBD

Jets open 2018 with a couple of W’s

Lethbridge, AB – 

The spring season has certainly started later than expected with lots of snow and very cold conditions.  Mother nature allowed the PBA JV and Jets square off for a double header in Lethbridge on a windy Tuesday afternoon.

Game 1 – Jets 12 PBA JV 3.  Game 1 saw Garrett Hawkins start on the mound going 3 innings allowing 2 hits with 4 K’s and 1 BB.  Reece Keller had a nice clean inning with 2 K’s.  Matt Wiggins earned the victory going 2 innings allowing 1 hit, 1 run with 2 K’ and 2 BB’s.  Evan O’Toole finished things off going 1 inning allowing 1 hit, 2 runs with 2 K’ and 2 BB’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Cooper Jones who was 1 for 2.  Ty Penner was 1 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Owen Harms was 1 for 2.  Kaiden Cardoso was 1 for 3 with a HR and 3 RBI’s.  Evan O’Toole was 1 for 3 with a HR and 4 RBI’s and Josh Malainey rounded out the offense going 1 for 3.

Game 2 – Jets 17 PBA JV 10.  Game 2 saw Chase Florendine start on the mound going 2 innings allowing 5 hits, 5 runs, 4 earned runs with 2 K’s and 4 BB’s.  Thomas Little threw 2 innings with 2 K’s and 1 BB.  Jared Arnold finished things off throwing 1 inning allowing 3 hits, 5 runs with 3 BB’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Liam Vulcano who was 2 for 4 with a triple.  Owen Harms was 1 for 2 with a double.  Cooper Jones was 3 for 4 with 3 RBI’s.  Martin Vincelli-Simard was 2 for 4 with a double and 3 RBI’s . Kaiden Cardoso was 2 for 4 with 4 RBI’s.  Ty Penner was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Evan O’Toole was 1 for 2 with an RBI.  Shaye Campbell was 1 for 3 with an RBI and John Vulcano was 1 for 3 with 2 RBI’s.

The Jets now focus their attention on getting ready for their annual trip to Las Vegas, Nevada and the Bishop Gorman Tournament.