The VAB Jets opened their home slate vs University of Calgary Dinos on a cool and rainy weekend. Game 1 saw the Jets get behind 4-0 early following a tough start from Zach Mayo. Luc Hebert came in and was outstanding going 4 2/3 innings allowing 2 hits, 0 runs with 3 K’s and 2 BB’s to earn the victory. Jesse Borden earned the save going 2 innings allowing 1 hit with 2 BB’s a K. Offensively, the Jets were led by Konner Lutz who was 2 for 4 with a 3 run HR. Mitch McGeein was 2 for 3 with an RBI. Chris Thibideau was 2 for 2 with a run scored. Dan Moro, Matt Benn and Devan Thomas pitched in with 1 hit each.
Game 2 saw the Jets again get down early with another tough start to the game. Tanner Spencer took the loss going 2 innings allowing 3 hits, 5 runs but only 2 earned with 6 BB’s and 3 K’s. Brandon Radmacher was outstanding out of the bullpen going 4 innings allowing 0 hits, 3 BB’s and 4 K’s. Devan Thomas finished the game with 1 inning and 2 K’s. The offence was led by Konner Lutz, Jason Field and Mitch McGeein who all had 1 hit each for a double.
The split pushes the Jets record to 4-1 overall. Next action is tomorrow at 12 noon vs U of C Dinos @ Jets Stadium weather permitting.