Janesville Parker 19, Verona 3

Janesville Parker 19, Verona 3

At Verona Little League night the Wildcats were unable to provide the home crowd with a victory. The Wildcats gave up a run in the top of the 1st inning, five runs in the top of the 2nd, six runs in the top of the 3rd, four runs in the top of the fourth, and three runs in the top of the seventh. The Wildcats scored three runs in the bottom of the fourth inning, getting a RBI walk from freshman Keaton Knueppel, another RBI walk from senior Sam Sharer, and a RBI groundout sophomore Connor Volker. Junior Jake Armstrong started on the mound for the Wildcats, he lasted only 1.2 innings and allowed five earned runs on three three hits, three walks, two hit batters, and did strike a batter out. Volker pitched the next 1.1 allowing three earned runs on four hits, striking out two and walking two batters. Senior Sam Sharer worked the final two innings and allowed five earned runs on nine base hits, and struck out three batters and did not walk a batter.

The loss drops the Wildcats to 4-11 overall and 4-11 in Big 8 Conference play.

Author: Team Editor

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