(6) Kaukauna at Verona (9)
Home Team: Verona – 9
Away Team: Kaukauna – 6
The Verona Area Wildcats Varsity beat Kaukauna 9-6 in seven innings on Saturday at Stampfl Field behind Stephen Lund, who went 3-3 at the plate.
He doubled in the fourth inning and singled in the second and sixth innings.
Brad Laufenberg recorded the win for the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity. He allowed two runs over five innings. He struck out five, walked two and surrendered four hits.
Adam Hartzheim was charged with the loss. He lasted just 3 2/3 innings, walked none, struck out four, and allowed no runs.
Verona Area Wildcats Varsity closer Lund put away the final three outs to record the save.
The top of the first saw Kaukauna take an early lead, 1-0. Kaukauna caught fire after Coy Coffey tripled. Then Bryce Plate doubled, plating Coffey.
The game’s last lead went to the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity thanks to a second inning rally that saw nine runs cross the plate on two doubles, a sacrifice fly by Brodie Roehrig, and three singles.
Four runs in the top of the seventh helped Kaukauna close its deficit to 9-6. A three-run home run by Plate and a sacrifice fly by Kasey Chambers fueled Kaukauna’s comeback. Kaukauna’s Cole Jonas to end the ballgame.
This game was played on: 04/04/2015