Madison East 8 Verona 5 (5 innings)
Troy Granick did all he could to give the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity a boost, but it wasn’t enough to get past Madison East, as the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity lost 9-5 in six innings at Stampfl Field on Tuesday.
Troy got on base three times in the game for the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity. He scored two runs and had one RBI. He singled in the second inning.
Even though Cameron Cratic allowed five runs over 5 1/3 innings he still recorded the victory. He struck out one, walked three and surrendered five hits.
Ryan Pynnonen ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with the loss. He allowed seven runs in one inning, walked one and struck out two.
Madison East jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the top of the first. Madison East caught fire after Declan doubled. Then Cameron singled, scoring Declan. Madison East then tacked on more runs when Cratic scored on an RBI single by Donovan.
The Verona Area Wildcats Varsity survived Madison East’s surge and put up two runs of their own in the first. The Verona Area Wildcats Varsity scored on a two-run error.
Madison East went up for good in the second, scoring five runs on two singles and.