(2) Verona at East (1)
Home Team: East – 1
Away Team: Verona – 2
An outstanding effort by Keaton Knueppel spurred the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity to a 2-1 win in seven innings over East on Monday at Warner Park.
Knueppel got the win for the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity thanks to 14 strikeouts. Knueppel allowed one earned run, two hits and two walks over seven innings.
Ben Rortvedt pushed the Verona Area Wildcats Varsity ahead, in the seventh inning, and the lead lasted until the final out. Sam Favour was hit by a pitch to get on base in the seventh. He then went from first to second on a groundout by Noah Anderson.
Cameron Cratic couldn’t get it done on the rubber for East, taking a loss. He lasted just seven innings, walked three, struck out seven, and allowed two runs.
East scored its only run of the game on an RBI double by Donovan Tomony in the first inning.
This game was played on: 04/25/2016