Jets advance to Region 2 final

Jets advance to Region 2 final

The NOC Enid Jets gained revenge over Carl Albert Saturday night with a 6-5 come from behind win advancing the Jets to the Region 2 finals on Sunday against Redlands.

NOC (36-17) must win two games against Redlands Sunday to advance to the NJCAA Division 2 World Series.

NOC built a 4-0 lead but Carl Albert rallied for two runs in the 7th and three runs in the 8th to take a 5-4 lead.

The Jets then rallied in the 8th as Alec Buonasera doubled with one out.  Ethan Williams, running for Buonasera, advanced to third on a single by Dylan Caplinger.  Williams and Caplinger then scored giving the Jets a 6-5 lead when the Viking first baseman made an errant throw home on a ground ball off the bat of Garrett Misenheimer.

Wyatt Sellers (3-0) did the rest shutting down the Vikings in the 9th inning.

NOC built a 2-0 first inning lead when DJ Calvert scored on a Tanner Neely single and then EJ Taylor scored on an error.  Brendon Woelfle's 5th inning single scored Matt Henderson and then Buonasera hit a solo shot in the 6th to give NOC a 4-0 lead.

Carl Albert then rallied for five runs in the 7th and 8th to take a 5-4 lead.

The Jets lost to Carl Albert 8-0 Friday night dropping the Jets to the consolation bracket.  Saturday night's loss ended Carl Albert's season.

Jets 6, Carl Albert 5

                    123 456 789--R   H   E

Carl Albert    000 000 230--5    6   3

Jets             200 011 02x--6   11  0

Jets--Morgan, Sellers (8) and Caplinger.  2B--Buonasera.  HR--Buonasera.  SB--Henderson.  W--Sellers (3-0)