Category: Highlight

Thomas Little drafted in the 33rd round by the Philadelphia Phillies!

Vauxhall, AB – 

Vauxhall Academy Jets standout – LHP Thomas Little (Lethbridge, AB) was drafted in the 33rd round, 990th overall by the Philadelphia Phillies.  Thomas is a 2 year standout for the Jets.  Little has signed a Letter of Intent to NJCAA Division 2 National Champs Oklahoma Enid Jets.  Congrats Thomas!!

Vauxhall Academy Jets standout – LHP Adam Macko (Stony Plain, AB) was drafted in the 7th round, 216th overall by the Seattle Mariners.  Adam is a 3 year standout for the Jets also participating in the 2019 P15 New Balance International Series for the World Team as well as the Area Code Games.  Macko signed a Letter of Intent to Purdue University.  Congrats Adam!!

Jets alumni (2014/2016) Josh Burgmann was drafted in the 2019 MLB 1st year player draft out of the University of Washington Huskies. Former Jet RHP Josh Burgmann (Namaimo, BC) was drafted in the 5th round, 162nd overall by the Chicago Cubs.  Josh was a standout for the Jets for 3 years and has had a very successful career at the University of Washington Huskies.  Congrats Josh!!

Below is a list of other Jets who have been drafted in previous seasons:

2007 – Cody Phipps – Houston Astros –signed

2008 – Lionel Morrill – Minnesota Twins – attended College of Southern Idaho

2009 – Steven Inch – Philadelphia Phillies – signed

2009 – Adam Nelubowich – Seattle Mariners – currently attending Washington State University

2009 – Brandon Petite – Houston Astros – attended Texas Tech University

2009 – Jordan Wong – Milwaukee Brewers – attended Hill College

2009 – Dale Anderson – Texas Rangers – attended College of Southern Idaho

2009 – Jay Johnson – Baltimore Orioles – attended Texas Tech University

2010 – Jay Johnson – Toronto Blue Jays 2011 – Jay Johnson – Philadelphia Phillies – signed

2011 – Ben Dartnell – Boston Red Sox – attended Eastern Michigan University

2011 – Brendan Hendriks – Philadelphia Phillies – attended University of San Fransico

2012 – Logan Seifrit – Seattle Mariners – signed

2013 – Adam Nelubowich – Houston Astros – signed

2013 – Chris Thibideau – San Diego Padres –  North Florida University

2014 – Ben Onyshko – Milwaukee Brewers –  Stetson University

2016- Josh Burgmann – St. Louis Cardinals – currently attending University of Washington

2018 – Damiano Palmegiani – Toronto Blue Jays – currently attending Cal State Northridge

Adam Macko selected in the 7th round of the MLB draft!

Vauxhall, AB – 

Vauxhall Academy Jets standout – LHP Adam Macko (Stony Plain, AB) was drafted in the 7th round, 216th overall by the Seattle Mariners.  Adam is a 3 year standout for the Jets also participating in the 2019 P15 New Balance International Series for the World Team as well as the Area Code Games.  Macko signed a Letter of Intent to Purdue University.  Congrats Adam!!

Jets alumni (2014/2016) Josh Burgmann was drafted in the 2019 MLB 1st year player draft out of the University of Washington Huskies. Former Jet RHP Josh Burgmann (Namaimo, BC) was drafted in the 5th round, 162nd overall by the Chicago Cubs.  Josh was a standout for the Jets for 3 years and has had a very successful career at the University of Washington Huskies.  Congrats Josh!!

Below is a list of other Jets who have been drafted in previous seasons:

2007 – Cody Phipps – Houston Astros –signed

2008 – Lionel Morrill – Minnesota Twins – attended College of Southern Idaho

2009 – Steven Inch – Philadelphia Phillies – signed

2009 – Adam Nelubowich – Seattle Mariners – currently attending Washington State University

2009 – Brandon Petite – Houston Astros – attended Texas Tech University

2009 – Jordan Wong – Milwaukee Brewers – attended Hill College

2009 – Dale Anderson – Texas Rangers – attended College of Southern Idaho

2009 – Jay Johnson – Baltimore Orioles – attended Texas Tech University

2010 – Jay Johnson – Toronto Blue Jays 2011 – Jay Johnson – Philadelphia Phillies – signed

2011 – Ben Dartnell – Boston Red Sox – attended Eastern Michigan University

2011 – Brendan Hendriks – Philadelphia Phillies – attended University of San Fransico

2012 – Logan Seifrit – Seattle Mariners – signed

2013 – Adam Nelubowich – Houston Astros – signed

2013 – Chris Thibideau – San Diego Padres –  North Florida University

2014 – Ben Onyshko – Milwaukee Brewers –  Stetson University

2016- Josh Burgmann – St. Louis Cardinals – currently attending University of Washington

2018 – Damiano Palmegiani – Toronto Blue Jays – currently attending Cal State Northridge

Jets alumni Josh Burgmann selected by the Cubs in the 5th round!

 

 

Vauxhall, AB – 

Jets alumni (2014/2016) Josh Burgmann was drafted in the 2019 MLB 1st year player draft out of the University of Washington Huskies. Former Jet RHP Josh Burgmann (Namaimo, BC) was drafted in the 5th round, 162nd overall by the Chicago Cubs.  Josh was a standout for the Jets for 3 years and has had a very successful career at the University of Washington Huskies.  Congrats Josh!!

Below is a list of other Jets who have been drafted in previous seasons:

2007 – Cody Phipps – Houston Astros –signed

2008 – Lionel Morrill – Minnesota Twins – attended College of Southern Idaho

2009 – Steven Inch – Philadelphia Phillies – signed

2009 – Adam Nelubowich – Seattle Mariners – currently attending Washington State University

2009 – Brandon Petite – Houston Astros – attended Texas Tech University

2009 – Jordan Wong – Milwaukee Brewers – attended Hill College

2009 – Dale Anderson – Texas Rangers – attended College of Southern Idaho

2009 – Jay Johnson – Baltimore Orioles – attended Texas Tech University

2010 – Jay Johnson – Toronto Blue Jays 2011 – Jay Johnson – Philadelphia Phillies – signed

2011 – Ben Dartnell – Boston Red Sox – attended Eastern Michigan University

2011 – Brendan Hendriks – Philadelphia Phillies – attended University of San Fransico

2012 – Logan Seifrit – Seattle Mariners – signed

2013 – Adam Nelubowich – Houston Astros – signed

2013 – Chris Thibideau – San Diego Padres –  North Florida University

2014 – Ben Onyshko – Milwaukee Brewers –  Stetson University

2016- Josh Burgmann – St. Louis Cardinals – currently attending University of Washington

2018 – Damiano Palmegiani – Toronto Blue Jays – currently attending Cal State Northridge

Jets finish the season off with a win over Lethbridge Bulls!

 

Lethbridge, AB –

It was the final game of the 2019 for the Vauxhall Jets and it ended the way it started with a victory.  This time it was the Lethbridge Bulls falling to the Jets by a score of 8-5.  The victory is a tremendous accomplishment for the Jets against a much older and experienced group.  Final record on the the season 35-5-2.  That stamped the record book as the greatest winning percentage in the 13th year history of the Jets.

Adam Macko started on the mound and in true Macko fashion was dominant.  Macko went 5 1/3 IP allowing 2 hits, 0 runs with 1 BB and 5 K’s to earn the victory.  Evan O’Toole threw 2 IP allowing 0 hits,  with 2 K’s.  Matt Wiggins threw an inning in relief allowing 5 runs and Ben Adams earned the save with 2 K’s.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Dayton Peters who was 3 for 5 with a double and RBI.  Shayne Campbell was 3 for 5 with 3 RBI’s.  Carlin Dick was 2 for 3 with an RBI.  Ty Wevers was 1 for 3.  Josh Malainey was 1 for 4.  Nick Gravel was 1 for 3 and Logan Domanski was 1 for 2 to round out the offense.

The Jets would like to thank everyone for following and supporting us in the 2019 campaign.  We look forward to seeing you around Jets Stadium in the fall of 2019!!

 

Jets continue winning ways with a 8-0 victory!

Missoula, MT – 

It was another game where the Jets offense was ready to roll and pitching was dominant.  Ben Adams started on the mound going 3 IP allowing 1 hit, 2 BB’s and 4 K’s.  Matt Wiggins threw 1 IP allowing 1 hit with 1 K.  Justin Adamoski threw 1 IP allowing 1 hit with 1 K.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Carlin Dick who was 3 for 4 with 3 RBI’s.  Max Grant was 2 for 2.  Nick Gravel was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI’s.  Evan O’Toole was 1 for 3 with a double and an RBI.  Logan Grant was 2 for 2.  John Vulcano rounded out the offense going 1 for 4.

The Jets will finish off the round robin vs Coeur d alene Idaho at 12:30pm.  The finals are scheduled for 6 pm if the Jets make the final.

Jets make a statement in game 1 vs Missoula!

Missoula, MT – 

After a long travel day the Jets came out and made a statement winning 12-0.  We played as complete a game as we have all year.  It started on the mound with Adam Macko absolutely dominant going 4 IP allowing 1 hit with 0 BB’s and 12 K’s.  Yes 12 K’s.  Evan O’Toole finished things off going 1 IP with 2 K’s and was also electric.

Offensively, the Jets were explosive with Dayton Peters leading the way going 4 for 4 with a double and a HR with 4 RBI’s.  Max Grant was 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI.  Carlin Dick was 3 for 3 with a triple and 3 RBI’s.  Shayne Campbell was 2 for 4 with a double and 3 RBI’s.  Jackson Clemett was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  John Vulcano was 1 for 4.

The Jets will now take on Butte tomorrow at 1:30 pm at Maverick Stadium

Jets beat the Elks 5-3 in the 3rd game of the Haven!

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It certainly took awhile for the Jets to get rolling scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the 5th.  Final score Jets 5 Elks 3.

Ben Adams started on the mound going 3 IP allowing 5 hits, 2 runs with 3 BB’s and 3 K’s.  Chase Florendine earned the victory going 4 IP allowing 3 hits, 1 run with 8 K’s and 2 BB’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Logan Domanski who was 1 for 4.  Max Grant was 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI.  Jackson Clemett was 1 for 2 with a double.  Josh Malainey rounded out the offense going 2 for 2.

Game 2 saw the Jets win by a score of 11-2 over Medicine Hat.  Thomas Little started on the mound going 3 IP allowing 1 hit with 6 K’s and 1 BB.  Reece Keller threw 2 IP allowing 3 hits, 2 runs with 3 K’s and 1 BB.  Justin Adamoski threw 1 IP with 2 K’s.  Dayton Peters closed things our with 1 K over 1 IP.  Offensively, the Jets were led by John Vulcano who was 1 for 5 with a 3 run HR.  Carlin Dick was 2 for 3 with a double.  Dayton Peters was 3 for 4 with a HR and 2 RBI’s.  Shayne Campbell was 2 for 2.  Nick Gravel was 1 for 4 with 3 RBI’s.  Josh Malainey and Logan Grant also finished 1 for 2.

Next up for the Jets in the Missoula Mavericks Memorial Day Tournament.

 

Jets continue winning ways!

Vauxhall, AB – 

The rain certainly put a wrench into the scheduling at the 13th Annual Haven Tournament.  With all the rain and costs Great Falls and Calgary decided to drop out.

The Jets ended up playing the Medicine Hat Monarchs today winning by a score of 12-1.  Adam Macko was dominate on the mound going 4 IP allowing 2 hits with 10 K’s and 0 BB’s.  Maddux Mateychuk threw 1 inning of relief and Justin Adamoski was dominate in relief striking out 3 hitters.

Offensively, the Jets were led by Logan Domanski who was 1 for 4 with an RBI.  Max Grant was 1 for 3 with a 2 run HR.  Shayne Campbell was 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Carlin Dick was 1 for 3 with an RBI.  John Vulcano was 2 for 4 with a double.  Jackson Clemett was 2 for 2 with a double.  Josh Malainey was 1 for 1 with an RBI and Logan Grant was 1 for 2 with a double and 3 RBI’s.

Tomorrow will finish off the tournament with the Jets taking on Lethbridge at 10:30 am.  Lethbridge vs Medicine Hat at 1 pm and Jets vs Medicine Hat at 3:30 pm.

Updated Schedule due to the rain!

Vauxhall, AB –

Saturday May 18th, 2019 

2:00 pm               Medicine Hat                     vs                      Lethbridge Elks

4:30 pm               Medicine Hat                     vs                      Great Falls Chargers

5:00 pm               BBQ (Players, Coaches and fans are Free)

7:00 pm               V.A.B                                  vs                     Great Falls Chargers

Sunday May 19th, 2019

10:00 am             VAB                                    vs                     Medicine Hat

12:30 pm             Lethbridge Elks                   vs                     Great Falls Chargers

3:00 pm              #3 Seed                               vs                     #4 Seed

5:30 pm              #1 Seed                               vs                     #2 Seed

Jets open 13th Annual Haven Tourament with a victory!

 

Vauxhall, AB – 

The Jets scored early had a little trouble in the middle but finished strong winning 11-5 over the Lethbridge Elks.

Matt Wiggins started on the mound going 4 great innings allowing 1 hit, 0 earned runs with 0 BB’s and 7 K’s.  Tyler Boudreau threw 2 IP allowing 3 hits, 4 runs, 1 earned run with 4 BB’s and 4 K’s.  Evan O’Toole threw the final inning allowing a hit with 3 K’s.  Offensively, the Jets were led by Dayton Peters was 1 for 2 with an RBI.  Max Grant was 3 for 4 with 2 doubles.  Shayne Campbell was 1 for 3 with 3 RBI’s.  Evan O’Toole was 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s.  Carlin Dick was 1 for 4 with a double.  Logan Domanski was 2 for 3 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI’s.

Tomorrow’s action is:

1 pm Med Hat vs Calgary

4 pm Lethbridge vs Great Falls

7 pm VAB vs Calgary.