(1) Verona Wildcat JV at Beloit Memorial (5)
Home Team: Beloit Memorial – 5
Away Team: Verona Wildcat JV – 1
The Verona Fighting JV’s started off their season at Beloit Memorial. Freshman catcher, Tyler McClure, started off the season with a double, and got to third on a bunt single by Nathan Cleghorn. However, they were unable to score in the first inning after a strikeout and a fly ball to center wasn’t deep enough to score the runner from third.
Evan Fernandez started for the Fighting JV’s of Verona on the mound and held Beloit to just 3 hits through 4 innings. Zach Parizo came in for relief and threw the last 3 innings, giving up 0 hits.
Verona left 7 runners in scoring position and were only able to score 1 run. Of the 5 runs that scored for Beloit, 4 of them reached via walk. The play of the game was a bases-clearing triple for Beloit in the third inning that gave them separation from Verona, and held on for the 5-1 victory.
Verona falls to 0-1 on the season and will travel to Sun Prairie to play on Thursday, April 10th.
This game was played on: 04/08/2014