Prospects Sweep Doubleheader Over Okotoks Academy
The Prospects Academy swept a Saturday doubleheader over rival academy Okotoks. Both teams were missing players due to Tournament 12 going on in Toronto at The Rogers Centre.
In Game 1 The Prospects came from behind to earn a walk off victory in the bottom of the 7th, winning 5-4. Aidan Huggins had the clutch 2 out 2 RBI game winning single. Connor Burns led the way offensively going 2-3 with a 2B and 2 RBI. Anthony Owen and Jake Fischer also had hits. Jeremi Arsenau collected an RBI. Taran Oulton got the complete game victory giving up 4 runs (3 earned) on 6 hits, 3 walks, while striking out 8.
In Game 2 The Prospects won 12-7. Connor Burns got the win on the mound going 5 innings giving up 5 runs (1 earned) on 3 hits while walking 5 and striking out 8. Jake Fischer had a monster day to lead the offense going 2-4 with 2 doubles and 6 RBI. Jeremie Arsenau was 2-4 with a 2B and an RBI. Anthony Owen, Aidan Huggins, Luke Roberts, Connor Burns, Erik Sabrowski, and Jaret Semeniuk all had hits.
The Prospects are back in action on Tuesday at Telus Field against FX.