Prospects Win Opener 11-5
The Prospects opened the 2016 fall with a come from behind win over the University of Alberta. The Prospects rallied to score 7 runs in the the 7th inning to to take the 11-5 victory.
The offense was led by Gino Bourget who came up clutch, driving in the game tying run and going 2-3 with 2 SB and 3 RBIs. Cole Jackson also had a good day going 2-2 with a double. Taylor Jans, R.J. Bourget, and Colten Girard also added to the offense with a hit a piece.
Newcomer Micheal Serna picked up his first win as a Prospect tossing a scorless 6th. Also making his academy debut was LHP Liam Froment who threw 2 scorless innings striking out 2. Eric Schattle and Tylor Jans also threw scorless frames.
All 3 Prospects Academy teams will play their Home Opener this weekend at Legion Ballpark in St. Albert.
Prospects Gold will take on Badlands Academy on Saturday @ 1pm (DH) and Sunday @ 11am (DH). Prospects Black and White will play host to Absolute Academy from Calgary.