Team Celebration

Jackson baserunner Ayden Gralund (3) is greeted by teammates after scoring in the third inning during the Giants’ second game against the Madison Bobcats in June. Gralund earned second-team All-State for his contributions this season.

In baseball, a sport that demands a daily grind, a team’s record often doesn’t reflect what goes on behind the scenes.

For the Post 43 Jackson Giants the team’s up-and-down 2021 campaign finally came to an end July 27 with losses to the Laramie Rangers and Casper Oilers in Laramie’s Class AA state tournament.

Matt Fisher

Giants baserunner Matt Fisher is greeted by teammates after scoring against Green River last season. Fisher pitched some solid innings at the St. George Summer Classic in Utah last week.

Jackson Giants baseball vs. Madison

Jackson shortstop Grant Parkin makes a diving stop during the fifth inning of the Giants’ loss to Madison during the 2021 summer season.

Giants dugout looks on

Giants players Austin VanSkike and Kade Foulke watch their teammates bat against Green River earlier this summer.

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