Vauxhall, AB –
The Vauxhall Academy played a very solid game at PBA Thursday afternoon. The Jets won by a score of 8-1 behind very solid pitching and timely hitting. Steven Inch got the start on the mound and went 4 2/3 innings for the win allowing 1 hit, 1 unearned run, 1 BB, with 5 K’s. Jamin Heller was tremendous for the save going 4 1/3 innings allowing 0 hits, 0 runs, 1 BB, with 3 K’s. Offensively, the Jets were led by Adam Nelubowich who was 2 for 5, Shane Zimmer who was 2 for 3 with an RBI, double, and 2 BB’s. Josh Stephenson was outstanding catching as well at the plate going 3 for 5 with 2 doubles and 3 RBI’s.
The Jets are now 2-0-1 and play a double header today in Lethbridge at 2 pm. The weekend will be off due to weather.