(9) Verona at Janesville Parker (4)

Home Team: Janesville Parker – 4

Away Team: Verona – 9

Verona Area High School Wildcats BaseballEarly boost from Connor Volker helps the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity get past Janesville Parker, 9-4.

Four first-inning runs helped the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity to a 9-4 win over Janesville Parker at Riverside Park on Tuesday.

Jacob Slonim led the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity’s offensive threat, as he got on base three times in the game. He doubled in the first inning and singled in the second inning.

Keaton Knueppel recorded the win for the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity. He allowed four runs over seven innings. Knueppel struck out seven, walked five and gave up six hits.

Logan Coulter took the loss for Janesville Parker. He lasted just one inning, walked two, struck out two, and allowed four runs.

The Verona Area Wildcats Varsity added three more runs in the top of the third. A hit into a fielder’s choice scored Noah Anderson to get the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity on the board in the inning.

After pushing across one run in the bottom of the third, Janesville Parker faced just a 8-3 deficit. A wild pitch fueled Janesville Parker’s comeback. But, Knueppel got Jordan Bailey to strike out to end the inning.

One run in the bottom of the sixth helped Janesville Parker close its deficit to 8-4. A single by Connor Osmond set off Janesville Parker rally. Finally, Knueppel got Brandon Schaitel to strike out to end the threat.

This game was played on: 06/09/2015
Updated: 06/11/2015

Author: Team Editor

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