Lethbridge, AB –
The VAB Jets had a productive day in front of a few MLB scouts and a very deep and talented PBA squad. The Jets lost both games of the DH facing 8 legitimate college arms.
Game 1 saw the Jets lose by a score of 7-4. Ben Onyshko started on the mound going 4 innings allowing 8 hits, 5 runs, 1 BB and 2 K’s. Nelson Quark threw the final 2 innings allowing 4 hits, 1 earned run, with 2 K’s and 1 BB.
Offensively, the Jets were led by Justin Clarkson who was 2 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Chris Thibideau, Jager Toffan, Jose Calderon and Nolan Rattai pitching in with 1 hit each.
Game 2 saw the Jets lose 13-5 although the game seemed closer. Brandon Radmacher started on the mound going 2 2/3 innings allowing 5 hits, 3 earned runs, with 5 K’s and 5 BB’s. Jesse Borden threw 2 innings allowing 5 hits, 3 earned runs with 1 BB and 2 K’s. Nolan Rattai threw 1/3 of an inning allowing 2 unearned runs with 2 BB’s and 1 K. Justin Clarkson finished things off going 1 inning with 1 hit, 2 unearned runs and 1 BB and 2 K’s. Offensively, the Jet were led by Justin Clarkson who was 3 for 3 with a double and 3 RBI’s. Anthony McKinley was 2 for 3, Nolan Bumstead was 2 for 4 with a double and an RBI. Brayden Resch and Chris Thibideau also contributed with 1 hit each.
The Jets continue with 15 of 16 games in a row against college programs next weekend with a home/home with PBA.