The Air Force baseball travels to San José State for a three-game conference series this weekend, March 6-8. Live stats and video will be available for all three games.
Sophomore right-hander Griffin Jax of Air Force was named Mountain West Pitcher of the week for games played the week of Feb. 23-March 1, announced today by the conference office. It is Jax's first honor of the season and second of his career.
Air Force baseball split its doubleheader with Navy, losing the opener 5-3 before winning game two 6-2, Sunday at the Freedom Classic at Grainger Stadium. Along with its win Saturday, the Falcons (3-7) took the series for the second-straight season over the Midshipmen (6-4).
Air Force baseball defeated Navy 2-1, scoring the game-winning run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally to the win in the opening game of the Freedom Classic Saturday afternoon at Grainger Stadium. Sophomore Tyler Jones scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch to lift the Falcons to 2-6 on the season.
Air Force baseball's weekend series with Navy at the Freedom Classic in Kinston, N.C. will now begin Saturday, Feb. 28. Friday's game has been postponed and will be made up as a Sunday doubleheader.