KMBA Round Up - July 1/2

By Sean Wandler
July 4, 2017 - 11:49am

This past weekend saw the Mosquito AAA Riverdogs playing in the Sussex Insurance All-Star tournament to start the summer all-star season. The Dogs finished with a 2-1 record coming out of the round robin as the #2 seed, before losing in the semi-final to finish 3rd overall. Next weekend the Mosquito RiverDogs play a 4-game home and home series with interior rivals Central Okanagan (COMBA).

GAME #1
Vernon Canadians 102 100 -- 4
Kamloops RiverDogs 101 003 -- 5

MVP: Jaxsin Vaughan

Pitching:
Ryder Corsi 1 2/3IP, 2H 1R, 2BB, 3K
Ibrahim Diaou 2/3IP, 0H 2BB 2R 1K
Nash Pearce 1IP 1H, 1R, 3BB
Corbin Vaughan 1 2/3IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 1K
Jayce Matkowski 1IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 1K

At the plate:
Jaxsin Vaughan 1/2, Double
Thomas Balison 1/1, single, walk

GAME #2
Kamloops RiverDogs 201 159 -- 17
Sherwood Park Athletics 321 101 -- 8

MVP: Jack Shultz

Pitching:
Jayce Matkowski 3 1/3IP, 3H, 7R, 4BB, 2K
Jaxsin Vaughan 2/3IP, 1H, 0R, BB, 1K
Grady Johnson 1IP, 1H, 0R, 1BB, 1K
Jack Shultz 1IP, 2H, 1R, 0 BB, 2K

At the plate:
Grady Johnson 1/1, 3RBI, 3BB, 4R
Jack Shultz 2/4 2R, 4RBI, Triple
Ryder Corsi 2/4, 2R, 2RBI, SB

GAME #3 Semi-Final
Prince George Knights 104 204 -- 11
Kamloops RiverDogs 120 001 -- 4

MVP: Shawn Minnabariet

Pitching:
Nash Pearce 2 2/3IP, 3H, 6BB, 5R, 2K
Jaxsin Vaughan 1IP, 1H, 4BB, 2R, 1K
Jack Shultz 1 2/3IP, 2H, 3BB, 4R, 0K
Grady Johnson 2/3IP, 0H, 2BB, 0R, 1K

At the plate:
Jaxsin Vaughan 1/2, Single, BB, RBI, SB
Jayce Matkowski 2BB, Run, SB

Midget AAA

The Kal Tire Midget RiverDogs opened up with a win in their Daley & Company Canada Day Classic Tournament.

Game 1

South Jasper 1 0 1 6 0 x x 8 10 3
Kamloops 0 0 6 6 4 x x 16 11 5

Game was over due to the tournament's 8 run mercy rule.

Jared Pringle 5 innings, 8 runs, 10 hits, 4K's

At the plate:
Dylan Kooistra 3 singles, 2 walks, RBI, run, 4 stolen bases
Rhys McKenzie 2 singles, 2 walks, 2 RBI, run
Bailey English 3 singles, 2 RBI, 3 runs

The Kal Tire RiverDogs got their second victory in the Daley & Company tournament.

Kamloops 1 0 2 1 0 0 0. 4 9 0
Nanaimo. 0 1 0 0 0 0 0. 1 11 2

Hayden Bennett 7 innings, 1 run, 11 hits, 4Ks

At the plate:
Grayden Baker 2 singles, RBI, run
Rhys McKenzie 3 singles, RBI
Bailey English single, double, RBI

The Kal Tire RiverDogs dropped a close game against the Whalley Chiefs.

Kamloops 1 0 0 0 0 1 0. 2 4 1
Whalley 3 0 0 0 0 1 0. 4 4 1

Christian McCauley 5 2/3 innings, 4 runs, 4 hits, 4 walks, 2Ks
Tallis McLeod 1/3 inning, no runs

At the plate:
Grayden Baker 2 singles, 1 run
Dax Defelice triple, RBI

The Kamloops Kal Tire RiverDogs dropped their final round robin game to finish 2-2.

NW Prairie 4 0 0 3 0 1 0. 8 14 3
Kamloops. 0 1 0 1 1 1 0. 4 9 2

Trey Alex went 2 2/3, 4 runs, 8 hits, K
Tallis McLeod 4 1/3, 4 runs, 6 hits, 2 walks, 2 Ks

At the plate:
Rhys McKenzie 2 singles, double, walk, RBI
Jared Pringle 2 doubles, walk
Dylan Kooistra single, triple, walk, RBI, 2 runs
Gray Baker 2 singles, RBI

The Kal Tire RiverDogs finished off with a win in their last game of the Daley & Company Canada Day Classic Tournament.

Kamloops. 0 0 5 0 0 0 0. 5 6 1
Red Deer 2 0 0 1 0 0 0. 3 6 1

Jordan Calibaba 6 innings, 3 runs, 6 hits, 4 walks, 2 Ks
Jared Pringle 1 inning, no runs, no hits

At the plate:
Hayden Bennett single, 2RBI, run