Long ball hurts the Jets in lose to the U of C

Vauxhall, AB –

The VAB Jets lost to the University of Calgary Dinos by a score of 12-6 on golf tournament Friday.  The day began with the Jets and Scotiabank hosting a fundraising scramble golf tournament at Vauxhall Golf Club.  The event raised just over $10,000.00 – thanks to everyone who attended and sponsored the event. 

The Jets got behind early as the U of C  jumped out to a 7-0 lead the Jets never recovered.   The Dinos swung the bat very well with 4 HR’s on the day.  Tanner Spencer started on the mound going 3 innings allowing, 8 hits, 7 earned runs, 2 BB’s and 3 K’s.  Luc Hebert threw the next 2 innings allowing 3 hits, 3 earned runs, 2 BB’s and 2 K’s.  Nick Stobbe finished off the game going 2innings allowing 1 hit, 1 earned run 1 BB and 1 K.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Daniel Moro who was 3 for 4 with a double. Konner Lutz was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Mitch McGeein was 1 for 3 with a double and 2 runs scored.  Guilluame Gingras connected with his first HR going 1 for 3. Matt Benn was 1 for 4 with a double, RBI and run scored.  Jason Field was 2 for 3 with 3 RBI’s and a run scored.  Jose Calderon was 1 for 1 with a run scored.

Former Jet Mark Baigent got the win for the Dinos.

Thelose puts the Jets at 2-2 this fall.  Next action is tomorrow at 11 am at Jets Stadium.