Verona 6, Janesville Craig 3
The Wildcats took an early 1-0 lead in the top of the 1st inning when senior Sam Sharer scored on a RBI triple from freshman Ben Rortvedt. The Wildcats added another run in the 3rd and three more in 4th. Junior Jake Armstrong hit a three RBI bases loaded double to account for the runs in the 4th. The Wildcats were able to plate an insurance run in the 5th when senior Derek Witte scored on a RBI double from sophomore Connor Volker. Junior John Moynihan worked five hitless and scoreless innings to earn the victory. He struck out five batters while walking four. Senior Trevor Kermicle worked the final two frames for the Wildcats.
The win moves the Wildcats to 1-1 overall and 1-1 in Big 8 Conference play.