Kelowna Falcons

Pitching Staff Grows

The Kelowna Falcons have added righthanded pitcher Austin Balentine to the 2023 roster with the season a month away.

The sophomore from Stanislaus State University in California is a long, lengthy righty at 6’4, 176 pounds. In the classroom he in majoring in psychology with a minor in criminal justice.

On the field and on the bump Balentine is 2-1 with a save this spring in 12 appearances, all out of the bullpen. He has fanned 32 batters in 26.2 innings with an ERA of 2.70.

Once his playing career is over he hopes to begin a career in law enforcement.

Welcome Austin!

The Falcons are still searching for a few billet/host families as the season draws near. Our host families receive a grocery allowance, season tickets and an unforgettable summer of memories. Contact Alex Draper to reserve your spot at 250-575-2400.

The regular season opens on the road June 2nd before the FREE home opener on Tuesday June 6th presented by Stutters Restoration.

Photo courtesy of Jeff Kettering

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