Category: Games

Jets split weekend games at home!

 

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The Jets host Prairie Baseball Academy and 2SK program out of Regina for 4 games at Jets Stadium.

Game 1 started as a 0-0 tie thru 3 innings before PBA broke it open with 12 runs to win by a score of 12-3.  Drew Lenehan started going 3 solid innings allowing 1 hit, 1 BB with 3 K’s.  Mason DeRuyck took the toss with a couple tough innings.  Demitri Shakotko finished things off going 2 innings allowing 1 hit with a K.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Kayden Hleucka who was 1 for 2 with a HR.  Cardel Dick was 2 for 3 with 2 doubles.  Jack Wheatley was 1 for 2 with a double.  Jared Bendfeld was 2 for 2.  Adam Vulcano was 2 for 3.  Colin Fisher was 1 for 3 with an RBI and Demitri Shakotko was 2 for 3.

Game 2 vs 2SK ended in a final score of 10-3 for the Jets.  David Stewart earned the victory going 4 IP allowing 3 hits, 3 runs with 1 BB and 7 K’s.  Brett Getz earned the save going 3 IP allowing 2 hits with 1 BB and 4 K’s.  Cardel Dick led the way offensively going 3 for 4 with 2 HR’s, double and 5 RBI’s.  Carson Boyko and Kayden Hleucka each added a double and Jack Wheatley and Kyle Yip each had 1 hit.

Game 3 vs PBA ended with an 8-4 victory for the Jets.  Karter Andersen earned the victory going 4 IP allowing 2 hits, 1 earned run with 2 K’s.  Matt MacKenzie earned the save going 3 IP allowing 1 hit, 1 run with 1 BB and 1 K.  Offensively the Jets had 6 hits.  Cardel Dick was 2 for 4 with a HR and 3 RBI’s.  Jack Wheatley was 2 for 2 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Carson Boyko was 2 for 4.

Game 3 vs PBA ended in favour of PBA 7-1.  Walks and the long ball were the difference.  Garrett Smith started on the mound going 3 IP allowing 4 hits, 3 earned runs with 3 BB’s and 5 K’s.  Parker Austin threw 2/3 IP allowing a run.  Keegan McNeil threw 1 1/3 IP allowing 2 hits with 1 run, 1 BB and 1 K.  Jack Wheatley finished things off going 2 IP with 1 BB and 3 K’s.  Offensively the Jets were only able to manage 4 hits.  Cardel Dick again was 2 for 3.  Jack Wheatley was 1 for 3 and Jared Bendfeld was 1 for 3 to round out the offense.

The Jets will be travelling to Kelowna for a tournament September 24-26th.

Solid 2nd weekend for the Jets!

Vauxhall, AB –

The starts started the weekend off on a solid note and and end the weekend off with a tought game.

Game 1 vs Parkland Academy the Jets won by a score of 7-0 with Drew Lenehan starting on the mound going 4 IP allowing 1 hit with 1 BB and 10 K’s.  Mason DeRuyck earned the save going 3 Ip allowing 2 hits with 1 BB and 5’s.  Offensively the Jets were led by Raphael Ranger who was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Jack Wheatley was 2 for 4.  Cardel Dick was 2 for 4.  Adam Vulcano was 1 for 4.  Colin Fisher was 3 for 3 with 3 RBI’s.  Brennan McTavish was 1 or 2 with an RBI.  Keegan McNeil rounded out the offense going 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI.

Game 2 vs PBA the Jets cam back to tie the game at 4-4.  David Stewart started on the mound going 4 IP allowing 6 hits, 4 runs with 6 K’s and 0 BB’s.  Garet Smith threw 3 IP allowing 1 hit, with 1 BB and 1 K.  Offensively, Hleucka, Dick, Wheatley, Vulcano, Bendfeld, Yip and Boyko each had 1 hit.

Game 3 vs PBA saw the Jets come out flat and PBA took it to us and rolled to a 11-4 win over the Jets. Karter Andersen started on the mound going 2 IP allowing 2 hits, 7 runs with only 1 earned.  Parker Austin threw 1 1/3 allowing 3 earned runs and Brett Getz finished things off going 2 2/3 allowing 1 hit with 4 K’s of solid relief.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Cardel Dick who was 1 for 3, Jared Bendfeld was 1 for 2 with an RBI.  Kyle Yip was 2 for 3 with a triple and an RBI and Eric Reiling rounded out the offense going 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI.

Jets open season #16 with 4 victories!

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The Vauxhall Academy began our 16th season with a 4-0 opening record while winning the Keith Jorgenson Memorial Tournament.

Game 1 vs PBA at Spitz Stadium in Lethbridge.  Karter Andersen started on the mound going 3 2/3 IP allowing 4 hits, 3 earned runs, 3 BB’s and 2 K’s.  Mason DeRuyck finished things off going 3 1/3 allowing 5 hits, 1 earned run with 2 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Cardel Dick who wen 3/5 with 1 RBI.  Jack Wheatley was 2/3 with 2 RBI’s.  Kyle Yip was 1/4.  Adam Vulcano was 3/4 with a triple and 2 RBI’s.  Riley Pearce was 1/4.  Brennan McTavish was 1/2 and Carson Boyko was 1/1 with 2 RBI’s.

Game 2 vs Badlands Academy at Jets Stadium.  Drew Lenehan started and went 4 IP allowing 1 hit with 1 BB and 9 K’s.  Brett Getz finished things off going 3 IP allowing 2 hits with 1 BB and 2 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Raphael Ranger who was 1/1.  Cardel Dick was 1/1 with an RBI.  Jack Wheatley was 1/3 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Kyle Yip was 1/3.  Demitri Shakotko was 1/3 to round out the offense.

Game 3 vs Team SK at Jets Stadium. David Stewart started on the mound going 3 1/3 IP allowing 6 hits with 2 earned runs, 2 BB’s and 6 K’s. Offensively, the Jets were led Raphael Ranger who was 1/3 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Cardel Dick was 1/3 with a double.  Adam Vulcano was 3/3 with a double and RBI.  Carsen Boyko was 1/3 with 2 RBI’s and Riley Pearce rounded out the offense going 1/2 with a double and an RBI.

Game 4 vs Neutral Hills at Jets Stadium.  Garret Smith started on the mound going 4 IP allowing 4 hits with 2 K’s.  Parker Austin threw the final inning allowing 1 hit with a K.  Offensively the Jets were led by Jared Bendfeld going 1/2 with 2 RBI’s.  Kyle Yip went 1/2 with a long solo HR.  Riley Pearce was 1/2 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Brennan McTavish was 1/2 with 4 RBI’s and Keegan McNeil was 1/3 with 2 RBI’s.

3 more Jets commit to US schools!

Vauxhall, AB –

The Vauxhall Academy is very proud to announce 3 more Jets have committed to college baseball programs on scholarship for the 2021-2022 season.  All 3 players will finish up their spring in Vauxhall and will join their respective college programs in the fall of 2021.  We are very proud of all of these young men and look forward to following their careers.  In total 12 Jets have now committed to college programs for the fall.

RHP – Cole Alguire – Calgary, AB  – has accepted an NAIA athletic scholarship to attend the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC.  The Thunderbirds play in one of the premier NAIA conferences and have been near the top of years. For more details on Thunderbirds baseball: https://gothunderbirds.ca/sports/baseball

RHP/INF – Nick Backstrom – Sundre, AB  – has accepted an NAIA athletic & academic scholarship  to attend Lindsey Wilson Blue Raiders in Columbia, Kentucky.  The Blue Raiders play in very challenging NAIA Mid South Conference.  For more information on the Blue Raiders: https://www.lindseyathletics.com/sport/0/8.php

OF/1B – Hunter Porter – Parkland County, AB  – has accepted an NCAA Division 1 athletic & academic scholarship to attend Morehead State University Eagles in Morehead, Kentucky.  The Eagles play in the  in the Ohio Valley Conference and currently in 1st place.  For more details on Eagles baseball: https://msueagles.com/sports/baseball

 

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Previous Jets who have signed:

OF – Dallas Cummins – Vauxhall, AB  – has accepted an NAIA athletic & academic scholarship to attend Missouri Valley College Vikings in Marshall, Missouri.  The Vikings play in one of the premier NAIA conferences in the country.  For more details on Vikings baseball: https://www.valleywillroll.com/roster/0/3.php

C – Aaron Vulcano – Vauxhall, AB/Cloverdale, BC  – has accepted an NJCAA D1 athletic scholarship  to attend Colby Community College Trojans in Colby, Kansas.  The Trojans play in one of the premier NJCAA conferences in the country Jayhawk conference.  Aaron will join his brother Johnny with the Trojans next fall.  For more details on Trojans baseball: https://www.colbytrojans.com/sports/bsb/index

RHP – Jaxon Filipenko – Lethbridge, AB – has accepted an NJCAA D2 athletic scholarship  to attend Williston State Tetons in Williston, North Dakota.  The Tetons play in the competitive Mon – Dak conference throughout North Dakota.  For more details on Tetons baseball: https://wsc.prestosports.com/sports/bsb/2020-21/schedule

OF – Jackson Clemett – Calgary, AB  – has accepted an NCAA Division 1 athletic & academic scholarship to attend the University of Utah Utes in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The Utes play in one of the premier conferences in the United States the PAC 12 conference.  For more details on Utes Baseball: https://utahutes.com/sports/baseball

RHP – Anson McGorman – Parksville, BC – has accepted an NCAA Division 1 scholarship to attend Sacramento State University in Sacramento, California.  The Hornets play in the very competitive Big West Conference and have competed for the Championship over the last few years. For more information on Sac State: https://www.hornetsports.com/sports/bsb/index

RHP/INF – Shaye McTavish – Lethbridge, AB – has accepted an athletic & academic scholarship to attend NCAA Division 2 University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota.  The Marauders play in Northern Sun Collegiate Conference and are coached by former Jets standout Tanner Spencer.  For more details on UMary Baseball: https://goumary.com/sports/baseball

RHP – Tyler Boudreau  – Halifax, NS – has accepted an NJCAA Division 1 athletic scholarship to attend Midland College Chaps in Midland, TX.  The Chaps play in the Western Junior College Athletic Conference which is home to some of the top junior college baseball programs in Texas.  For more details on Midland College: http://www.gochaps.com/baseball/index.php

 

INF – Kalem Haney – Lethbridge, AB – has accepted an athletic & academic scholarship to attend NCAA Division 2 University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota.  The Marauders play in Northern Sun Collegiate Conference and are coached by former Jets standout Tanner Spencer.  For more details on UMary Baseball: https://goumary.com/sports/baseball

RHP – Jack Mount – Ottawa, Ontario has accepted an athletic scholarship to attend NJCAA Division 1 Cloud County T Birds in Concordia, Kansas.  The T Birds play in the Jayhawk Conference and compete for a Championship every season.  For more details on Cloud County: https://cloudtbirds.com/sports/bsb/index

OF – Dallas Cummins – Vauxhall, AB  – has accepted an NAIA athletic & academic scholarship to attend Missouri Valley College Vikings in Marshall, Missouri.  The Vikings play in one of the premier NAIA conferences in the country.  For more details on Vikings baseball: https://www.valleywillroll.com/roster/0/3.php

C – Aaron Vulcano – Vauxhall, AB/Cloverdale, BC  – has accepted an NJCAA D1 athletic scholarship  to attend Colby Community College Trojans in Colby, Kansas.  The Trojans play in one of the premier NJCAA conferences in the country Jayhawk conference.  Aaron will join his brother Johnny with the Trojans next fall.  For more details on Trojans baseball: https://www.colbytrojans.com/sports/bsb/index

RHP – Jaxon Filipenko – Lethbridge, AB – has accepted an NJCAA D2 athletic scholarship  to attend Williston State Tetons in Williston, North Dakota.  The Tetons play in the competitive Mon – Dak conference throughout North Dakota.  For more details on Tetons baseball: https://wsc.prestosports.com/sports/bsb/2020-21/schedule

3 more Jets commit to college programs!

Vauxhall, AB –

The Vauxhall Academy is very proud to announce 3 more Jets have committed to college baseball programs on scholarship for the 2021-2022 season.  All 3 players will finish up their spring in Vauxhall and will join their respective college programs in the fall of 2021.  We are very proud of all of these young men and look forward to following their careers.  In total 9 Jets have now committed to college programs for the fall.  Stay tuned for additional Jets signing over the winter months.

OF – Dallas Cummins – Vauxhall, AB  – has accepted an NAIA athletic & academic scholarship to attend Missouri Valley College Vikings in Marshall, Missouri.  The Vikings play in one of the premier NAIA conferences in the country.  For more details on Vikings baseball: https://www.valleywillroll.com/roster/0/3.php

C – Aaron Vulcano – Vauxhall, AB/Cloverdale, BC  – has accepted an NJCAA D1 athletic scholarship  to attend Colby Community College Trojans in Colby, Kansas.  The Trojans play in one of the premier NJCAA conferences in the country Jayhawk conference.  Aaron will join his brother Johnny with the Trojans next fall.  For more details on Trojans baseball: https://www.colbytrojans.com/sports/bsb/index

RHP – Jaxon Filipenko – Lethbridge, AB – has accepted an NJCAA D2 athletic scholarship  to attend Williston State Tetons in Williston, North Dakota.  The Tetons play in the competitive Mon – Dak conference throughout North Dakota.  For more details on Tetons baseball: https://wsc.prestosports.com/sports/bsb/2020-21/schedule

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Previous Jets who have signed:

OF – Jackson Clemett – Calgary, AB  – has accepted an NCAA Division 1 athletic & academic scholarship to attend the University of Utah Utes in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The Utes play in one of the premier conferences in the United States the PAC 12 conference.  For more details on Utes Baseball: https://utahutes.com/sports/baseball

RHP – Anson McGorman – Parksville, BC – has accepted an NCAA Division 1 scholarship to attend Sacramento State University in Sacramento, California.  The Hornets play in the very competitive Big West Conference and have competed for the Championship over the last few years. For more information on Sac State: https://www.hornetsports.com/sports/bsb/index

RHP/INF – Shaye McTavish – Lethbridge, AB – has accepted an athletic & academic scholarship to attend NCAA Division 2 University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota.  The Marauders play in Northern Sun Collegiate Conference and are coached by former Jets standout Tanner Spencer.  For more details on UMary Baseball: https://goumary.com/sports/baseball

RHP – Tyler Boudreau  – Halifax, NS – has accepted an NJCAA Division 1 athletic scholarship to attend Midland College Chaps in Midland, TX.  The Chaps play in the Western Junior College Athletic Conference which is home to some of the top junior college baseball programs in Texas.  For more details on Midland College: http://www.gochaps.com/baseball/index.php

 

INF – Kalem Haney – Lethbridge, AB – has accepted an athletic & academic scholarship to attend NCAA Division 2 University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota.  The Marauders play in Northern Sun Collegiate Conference and are coached by former Jets standout Tanner Spencer.  For more details on UMary Baseball: https://goumary.com/sports/baseball

RHP – Jack Mount – Ottawa, Ontario has accepted an athletic scholarship to attend NJCAA Division 1 Cloud County T Birds in Concordia, Kansas.  The T Birds play in the Jayhawk Conference and compete for a Championship every season.  For more details on Cloud County: https://cloudtbirds.com/sports/bsb/index

 

Jets off to a great start in Covid 2020

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As we enter our 15th season with the Academy it will certainly be different and unique on so many fronts.  The entire organization will do our absolute best to maintain a once in a lifetime opportunity to go to school, live and play baseball in a rural community. Games, locations and times will be announced each week as approvals happen. We are excited to welcome our entire staff back with a couple of additions to the program.

Field Staff

Coach Mac – 15th season

Coach K – 15th season

Coach Blake – 9th season

Coach Burgmann – 2nd season

Periodically guest coaches and alumni will be added to the mix

Support Staff

Josh Hoetmer – Mental Performance – 9th season

Jeff Krushell – Strength & Conditioning – 15th season

Alex Sirard – Strength & Conditioning Assistant – 1st season

Greg Morrison – Sports Therapist – 6th season

Anna Buekert – Cook – 9th season

Lynda Unruh – Administration – 9th season

Jimmy & Lisa Vulcano – Residence Managers – 3rd Season

In addition to the staff we welcome 10 newcomers to our 22 man roster and 2 new newcomers to our practice squad.  Our roster consists of players from 6 provinces with 2 players in grade 10, 8 in grade 11 & 12 in grade 12.  For a detailed look at our entire roster click on this link https://vauxhallbaseball.com/the-team/

Jets split in Lethbridge!

Lethbridge, AB –

The day didn’t start great but finished decent as the Jets split losing 16-13 in game 1 and won 20-4 in game 2.

Tyler Boudreau started going 2 innings allowing 2 hits, 1 run with 1 BB and 4 Ks.  Shaye McTavish threw 1/3 inning allowing 4 hits 5 earned runs.  Ben Adams threw 1 2/3 innings allowing 2 earned runs.  Mason Nordli threw 2 good innings with 4 K’s.  Justin Adamoski threw 1 1/3 innings allowing 2 hits, 3 earned runs with 2 K’s.  Reece Keller threw 1/3 of an inning allowing 2 runs with 1 K.  Jack Mount finished things off with a K.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Aaron Vulcano who was 2 for 5 with a double and an RBI.  Jackson Clemett was 2 for 6 with 3 RBI’s.  Carlin Dick was 2 for 5 with 2 RBI’s.  Nick Gravel was 3 for 4 with 2 doubles and an RBI.  Hunter Porter was 1 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Josh Clark rounded out the offense going 2 for 5 with an RBI.

Game 2 was a much better effort on all sides.  Cole Alguire started on the mound going 2 innings allowing 2 earned runs with 5 K’s.  Levi Abbott threw 2 good innings allowing 1 uneared run with 3 K’s.  Anson McGorman threw 2 innings with 6 K’s.  Hunter Porter finished things off with 1 solid inning with 2 K’s.  Offensively the Jets were led by Kalem Haney who was 3 for 5 with a triple and 2 RBI’s.  Miciahai Furbert was 1 for 1 in his Jets debut.  Carlin Dick was 3 for 4 with 2 triples and 4 RBI’s.  Jackson Clemett was 1 for 4 with a double and RBI.  Nick Gravel was 2 for 5 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Aaron Vulcano was 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Hunter Porter was 3 for 5 with a double.  Logan Domanski was 1 for 5 with an RBI.  Shaye McTavish was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI’s and Mason Nordli rounded out the offense going 2 for 6 with a triple and 2 RBI’s.

 

Jets hold on for a victory on a cool windy day in Lethbridge!

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The Jets held on for a 6-5 victory over the PBA JV despite giving up 3 unearned runs late in the game.

Jack Mount started on the mound going 2 innings allowing 3 hits, 2 runs with 5 K’s.  Maddux Mateychuk threw 2 innings allowing 1 hit with 3 K’s.  Reece Keller threw 2 innings allowing 0 hits with 3 K’s.  Justin Adamoski allowing 1 hit and 3 unearned runs with 2 K’s.  Levi Abbott threw the final inning earning the save with 1 K.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Carlin Dick who was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Max Grant was 3 for 4.  Jackson Clemett was 1 for 4 with a double.  Aaron Vulcano was 1 for 4.  Josh Clark was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Shaye McTavish was 1 for 3 and Nick Backstrom had an outstanding day going 3 for 4 with 2 doubles, triple and 3 RBI’s.

Next action is Friday with an 11 am DH vs PBA in Lethbridge.

Solid opening day to begin 2020!

Lethbridge, AB –

It was a beautiful sunny February afternoon in Southern Alberta with the Jets taking on the PBA JV at Nolan Yard.  The Jets were dominate on the mount for the entire day with 1 tough inning to finish up game 2.  Game 1 Jets 12 PBA JV 0.  Game 2 Jets 4 PBA JV 5.

Game 1 saw Ben Adams start on the mound going 2 innings with 5 K’s.  Cole Alguire pitched 1 inning allowing 1 hit with 3 K’s.  Shaye McTavish threw 1 inning with 3 BB’s and 3 K’s.  Jack Mount threw 1 inning allowing 1 BB with 3 K’s and Mason Nordli finished things off going 1 inning with 2 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Logan Domanski who was 2 for 3.  Carlin Dick was 1 for 3 with a double and RBI.  Max Grant was 1 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Ty Wevers was 1 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Jackson Clemett was 2 for 3 with a double and 3 RBI’s.  Nick Gravel was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Kalem Haney was 2 for 3 with a double and Josh Clark was 1 for 3 with an RBI.

Game 2 saw the Jets lead the entire way until the last inning giving up 5 runs to lose 5-4.  Anson McGorman started going 1 inning with 2 K’s.  Justin Adamoski threw 1 inning with 1 K.  Reece Keller threw 1 inning with 2 BB’s and 1 K.  Hunter Porter threw 1 inning with 2 BB’s and 3 K’s.  Maddux Mateychuk threw 1 2/3 innings allowing 2 hits, 1 earned run with 3 BB’s and 2 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Logan Domanski who was 1 for 2 with a double.  Max Grant was 1 for 3.  Carlin Dick was 2 for 3 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI’s.  Jackson Clemett was 1 for 3 with a double.  Nick Gravel was 2 for 3.  Mason Nordli was 1 for 3 with a double.  Shaye McTavish rounded out the offense going 1 for 3.

The Jets will travel back to Lethbridge to take on PBA next weekend weather permitting

Intact Better Communities Program partners with the Jets!

Vauxhall, AB – 

The Vauxhall Academy and Intact Insurance are proud to announce a Better Community Program partnership for 2019/2020.   Craig Mushet Business Development Manager for the Western Division of Intact along with Ken Holst and Peter Van Uden from the Schwartz Insurance Group presented Head Coach Les McTavish and Captains Carlin Dick, Max Grant, Levi and missing Ty Wevers with a cheque.

Intact Insurance is one of the longest serving corporate partners of the Academy.

The Vauxhall Academy is very proud of our partnership and look forward to many years to come.