The Vauxhall Academy began its home game schedule tonight in Vauxhall against the Prairie Baseball Academy. The game was 2-0 going into the top of the 7th inning when the defense fell apart committing 4 errors giving the PBA 5 unearned runs and the victory. Jordan Wong started on the mound throwing a very solid 5 innings allowing 2 hits, 0 runs, 3 BB’s with 7 K’s. Victor Caruso took the loss going 1 1/3 inning allowing 1 hit, 5 unearned runs, 2 BB’s and 1 K. Kym Barthel threw the final 2/3 of an inning with a K.
Offensively, the Jets only mustered a couple hits. Daniel Worb was 1 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Brandt Hittel also added a base hit.
The loss puts the Jets record to 12-6-2 overall. Next action is a 3 team mini tournament in Vauxhall vs the St. Albert Cardinals and the Edmonton Cardinals.