Thursday, 22 March 2012 20:53
The Prairie Baseball Academy finished up their final roadtrip to the U.S this past weekend. On Saturday the Dawgs were in Pendleton, Oregon taking on the Blue Mountain Community College Timberwolves.
On Saturday, in game 1, Shane Dawson took to the mound going 6 and 2/3 innings alloing 2 earned runs on 4 hits while striking out 13 BMCC batters. Joel Wrigley earned the win out of the bullpen for the Dawgs pitching an inning and 1/3. While Archie Davis picked up his 4th save of the season pitching a scoreless 9th inning. Offensively for the Dawgs Colby Turple was 2-2 in the game with an RBI and a run scored. The Dawgs won by a final score of 4-3
In game 2, Brandon Petite took the hill, pitching 6 innings while allowing 1 earned run. Shayne MacInnis was 3-5 in the game and Bretton Gouthro picked up 2 hits in the game for the Dawgs on the offensive side. The Dawgs fell by a final score of 5-4.
On Sunday the Dawgs travelled to Washington to face the Walla Walla Community College Warriors in a double header.
In game 1, offensively for the Dawgs Travis Steinke was 3-4 with 2 RBI's and a run scored, while Evan Comeau was 2-3 with an RBI and a run scored in the game. Alex Regan got the start for the Dawgs throwing 7 complete innings while allowing 4 earned runs on 6 hits and striking out 4 batters in earning the win. Cole Lencucha pitched a scoreless 8th inning, while Archie Davis picked up another save in the 9th inning. The Dawgs won by a final score of 7-5.
In game 2 of the double header Riley Spncer started the game for the Dawgs going 4 and 2/3 innings. At the plate for the Dawgs, Bretton Gouthro was 4-5 with 2 runs scored and Travis Steinke was 2-4 with 3 RBI's. Catcher Kyle Paulson gave the Dawgs a spark in the 6th inning with a 3 run home run to left field. But the Dawgs were unable to overcome the deficit and fell by a final score of 8-7.
The Dawgs return to action this Saturday in their first CCBC conference games against VIBI in Vancouver Island.