News and Updates

Amazing – VAB Ambassador Yukio Kitagawa’s 4th time cycling around the world!

Vauxhall, AB –  Help us celebrate and support Yukio & Barbara Kitawgawa in their quest and vision to make a difference in our student-athletes.  We are incredibly greatful and honored to work with the Kitagawa’s. Yukio and Barbara Kitagawa have been philanthropists for the Vauxhall Academy of Baseball sinces its inception 16 years ago. Yukio has […]

Jets finish fall off with 3 more victories!

Calgary, AB –  The Jets finished the fall off in Calgary on a beautiful fall weekend with 3 games. Game 1 Jets 18 Bucks 1. Matt MacKenzie started on the mound going 4 IP allowing 2 hits with 6 K’s.  Mason DeRuyck threw 3 IP allowing 3 hits with 1 run and 4 K’s.  Karter […]

Jets sweep the Bucks on final home games of the fall!

Vauxhall, AB – Final home games for the fall season end with a 3 game sweep of the Calgary Bucks. Game 1 – Jets 9 Bucks 2 Matt MacKenzie started on the mound going 4 IP allowing 3 hits with 4 K’s.  Karter Andersen finished things off going 5 IP allowing 2 hits with 1 […]

Big offensive games leaves the Jets 3-1!

Vauxhall, AB – The 4 games this week started on Tuesday and ran through Sunday. Tuesday and Friday’s match up’s were against the Capital City Reds out of Ottawa. Game 1 Jets 18 Reds 1.  Brett Getz started on the mound going 4 IP allowing 1 hit with 1 BB and 4 K’s.  Keegan McNeil […]

Solid weekend in Kelowna for the Jets!

Kelowna, BC It was a beautiful weekend in one of the most scenic cities in Canada.  The Kelowna weekend was 4 exhibition games as the Jets have qualified for the 2022 spring BOW. Game 1 vs North Shore Twins.  Jets 4 – NS Twins 0.  Anson McGorman got the win going 5 innings allowing 3 […]

Jets split weekend games at home!

  Vauxhall, AB –  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 […]

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.  […]

Jets open season #16 with 4 victories!

Vauxhall, AB –  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 […]

Palmegiani goes in the 14th round to the Blue Jays

  Vauxhall, AB –  Vauxhall Academy Jets  alumni standout – 3B/OF Damiano Palmegiani (Cloverdale, BC) was drafted in the 14th round, 422nd overall by the Toronto Blue Jays.  Damiano was a 3 year standout for the Jets before moving onto Cal State Northridge and College of Southern Nevada.  Palmegiani is coming off a monstor year […]

Hawkins selected in the 9th round by the Padres!

  Vauxhall, AB –  Vauxhall Academy Jets  alumni standout – RHP Garrett Hawkins (Biggar, SK) was drafted in the 9th round, 280th overall by the San Diego Padres.  Garrett is a 2 year standout for the Jets before moving onto the University of British Columbia.  Hawkins had a challenging couple of years with Covid 19 […]

9th Annual Celebration of Acheivement!

Vauxhall, AB –  It has became a tradition of the Jets to celebrate special achievements throughout the 2020/2021 season.  A great meal with several presentations and awards was highlighted by the 15th Annual Reno Lizzi scholarship & ring presentation.  It certainly has been a difficult and challenging year to say the least.  We do feel […]

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 […]