Beloit Memorial 7, Verona 5
The Verona JV team played Beloit in their 2013 home opener. They got a good pitching performance out of Sophomore- Grant Smith, who struck out six and gave up 4 runs, with 2 of them unearned. The Wildcats got out to a lead in the 3rd inning when Granich reached on a single, stole second, and scored on a Baltes hit. They added another run in the 4th inning when Toner reached on a dropped 3rd strike, then got to 3rd on a Frahm double. Brody Roehrig played good team baseball when he hit a sacrifice fly to score the runner from third. The Wildcats were up 5-2 before giving up the lead in the 6th inning and couldn’t catch up in the last 2 innings to lose the game; 7-5. The Wildcats drop to 1-2 on the year and play Madison East next.