Great Falls, Montana –
The Jets opened up the Great Falls tournament with 2 victory Sunday afternoon. Game 1 saw the Jets win in the bottom of the 7th inning by a score of 4-3. Brody McDonald started on the mound earning a no-decision going 6 1/3 innings allowing 4 runs, 1 earned run, 9 hits, 6 K’s and 0 BB’s. Chad Hodges earned the win going 2/3 of the innings allowing 1 BB and 2 K’s. Offensively, the Jets were led by Kym Barthel who was 1 for 4. Luke Barry was 1 for 3 with a run scored. Shane Zimmer was 1 for 3 with a run scored. Ben Douglas was 1 for 3 with 2 RBI’s. Chayse Marion was 1 for 3 with a run scored. Brendan Hendriks was 2 for 3. Greg Adams rounded out the offense with a 1 for 2 effort.
Game 2 saw the Jets come out on top again with a 7-2 victory. Justin Davies started on the mound earning the victory going 6 innings allowing 2 runs, 0 earned runs, 4 hits, 7 K’s and 1 BB. Blair Balog threw the final inning clean with 1 K. Offensively the Jets were led by Luke Barry who was 1 for 3 with an RBI and run scored. Ben Douglas was 1 for 3 with a run scored and RBI. Brendan Hendriks was 1 for 3 with a triple and a run scored. Chayse Marion was 1 for 1 with a double, RBI and 3 runs scored. Brant Hittel was 1 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Greg Adams rounded out the offense with a very good game going 3 for 3 with a double and run scored.
The 2 wins pushes the Jets overall record to 30 – 9 overall. Next action is tomorrow at 11 am and 1 pm vs Edmonton and Great Falls.