Beloit Snappers beat Kane County in 11
Jonathan Goncalves doubled to lead off the top of the 11th inning and scored on an error to lift the Snappers to 5-4 win over Kane County.
Beloit led 4-1 in the eighth thanks to home runs from Nate Roberts, Eddie Rosario and Miguel Sano, but Kane County tied the game with a run in the eighth and two in the ninth.
David Hurlbut (2-0) picked up the win with two scoreless innings.
Beloit continues on its seven-game trip with a three-game series beginning tonight at Quad Cities.
BELOIT 5, KANE COUNTY 4
Beloit 301 000 000 01—5 11 1
Kane County 010 000 012 00—4 9 3
Jones, Atherton (5), Achter (9), Hurlbut (10) and Knudson; Moen, Ridings (7) and Shin.
Leading hitters—Leachman (B) 2x4, Goncalves (B) 2x4, Lin (B) 2x5, Bonifacio (KC) 2x6, Adams (KC) 2x5, Watts (KC) 2x5. 2B—Goncalves (B) 2, Watts (KC), Calixte (KC). 3B—Lin (B). HR—Roberts (B), Rosario (B), Sano (B), Adams (KC), Mateo (KC), Bonifacio (KC).
SO—Jones (B) 5, Atherton (B) 4, Achter (B) 5, Hurlbut (B) 2, Moen (KC) 3, Ridings (KC) 5. BB—Jones 1, Atherton 2, Achter 2, Hurlbut 1, Moen 2.
W—Hurlbut (2-0). L—Ridings (3-2).
Last updated: 8:15 pm Thursday, December 13, 2012