On Wednesday June 19th, 2013 the Team travelled to Alvinston to take on the Alvinston Rookie A team. The Sarnia Squad was handed their worst loss to date, 22-0. Player of the Game Brady Hutton showed excellent Hustle and made some amazing plays at 2nd Base.
Saturday morning June 22nd the Sarnia Braves Rookie Select team played an exhibition game against the Alvinston 2 Select team,. The Braves saw an early 8-0 deficit build after 2 innings, but never gave up. With a couple of big hits, and timely defensive plays by Player of the Game Bryce Watson helped the team charge back, and fall just short in an 8-7 defeat.
An amazing game saving catch was made by Brady Hutton in the 3rd inning, preventing Alvinston from running away with the game early.
In the Second game of the Saturday Double Header The Rookie Select Squad jumped on the Alvinston 2 Select team early, and never looked back. Sparked by Player of the Game Jason Lajeunesse Jr.'s 3 hits (1 Double and 2 Singles) and Excellent fielding from Pitcher Reece Hardick, The Rookie Select Braves ended the game with a comfortable 16-7 win.
The next game action is Monday @ 6:30 in Wyoming (League Play), and a Next Friday June 28th @ 6pm at Tecumseh park in Sarnia vs The Alvinston Rookie A Squad (Exhibition Play)