Verona Wildcats Varsity Clinches Lead In Fifth Inning For Victory Over Janesville Craig
Verona Wildcats Varsity nabbed the lead late in the game in a 5-4 victory over Janesville Craig on Thursday. The game was tied at three with Janesville Craig batting in the bottom of the fifth when Luke Malmanger doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.
In the top of the seventh inning, Verona Wildcats Varsity tied things up at four when Tristan Largent singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
The offensive onslaught by Verona Wildcats Varsity was led by Jonah Haffner and Connor McGowan, who all drove in runs.
Sam Pederson earned the win for Verona Wildcats Varsity. He went two innings, allowing zero runs on zero hits, striking out one and walking one.
Jacob Faust took the loss for Janesville Craig. He allowed eight hits and three runs over five innings, striking out four and walking one.
Grant Kelliher started the game for Verona Wildcats Varsity. He surrendered four runs on ten hits over five innings, striking out one and walking zero
Largent went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Verona Wildcats Varsity in hits. Verona Wildcats Varsity was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. McGowan made the most plays with six.