Okotoks, AB –
The VAB Jets showed some very positive signs of improvements in several areas on a very cool and wet Saturday.
Game 1 saw the Jets come out quickly and never looked back cruising to an 11-1 victory over the University of Calgary. Josh Burgmann threw well getting the win going 3 innings scattering 6 hits with 1 unearned run with 4 K’s and 0 BB’s. Bryce Fraser threw 2 good innings in relief allowing 0 hits with 2 K’s.
Offensively, the Jets were led by Nolan Rattai who was 3 for 3 with a triple. Tyler Scott was 1 for 4. Jordan Dray was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI’s. Blake Gallegher was 1 for 3. Luxon Glor was 1 for 2 with RBI. Ben Komonosky was 1 for 4. Zack Kunkel was 2 for 4 with 4 RBI’s. Geordie McDougal rounded out the offense going 1 for 2 with an RBI.
Game 2 saw the Jets once again make errors in the infield costing a couple unearned runs losing 4-2 to Okotoks. Brady Moxham started and threw the ball well going 3 innings allowing 3 hits, 3 runs, 1 earned run with 1 BB and 4 K’s. Reily O’Rourke was very good in relief throwing 2 innings allowing 0 hits, 0 runs with 4 K’s. KJ Moreno was solid in the final inning allowing 1 unearned run. Offensively, the Jets were led by Nolan Rattai who was 1 for 2 with a double. Tyler Scott was 1 for 3. Blake Gallegher was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI. Zack Kunkel was 1 for 3. Jordan Malainey was 2 for 3 to round out the offense.
Next action for the Jets is tomorrow morning at 10 am vs Team SK.