(5) Verona at Madison East (1)
Home Team: Madison East – 1
Away Team: Verona – 5
Stephen Lund went 2-2 as the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity took home a 5-1 victory over Madison East in seven innings at Warner Park on Tuesday.
He singled in the fifth inning and doubled in the sixth inning.
The Verona Area Wildcats Varsity got the win thanks in large part to Keaton Knueppel’s dominant, seven-strikeout performance. Knueppel allowed one earned run on six hits and four walks over six innings.
Zach Zilm ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with the loss. He lasted just 2 1/3 innings, walked three, struck out one, and allowed two runs.
Verona Area Wildcats Varsity closer Brad Laufenberg put away the final three outs to record the save.
The Verona Area Wildcats Varsity didn’t relinquish the lead after scoring one run in the third inning when they scored on.
The Verona Area Wildcats Varsity built upon their lead with three runs in the fifth. Sam Favour tripled, plating Lund to start the inning. That was followed up by Brodie Roehrig’s single, scoring Favour.
This game was played on: 05/19/2015