Edgewood tops Edgerton baseball
Madison Edgewood rallied from a 2-0 deficit in the first inning to defeat Edgerton High’s baseball team, 7-3, in a WIAA Division 2 sectional semifinal game today at Dodgeville.
Portage defeated Prairie du Chien, 12-5, in the first semfinal game and plays Edgewood for the championship at 4:30 p.m. today.
Edgerton’s first three batters in the game reached base on errors, and Kyle Johnson followed with an RBI double as the Crimson Tide grabbed its 2-0 lead.
Robert Parman tied it with a two-run double in the bottom of the first. Edgewood then took the lead for good at 3-2 on a fielder’s choice.
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EDGEWOOD 7, EDGERTON 3
Edgerton 200 100 0—3 4 1
Madison Edgewood 331 000 x—7 9 3
Eastman and Johnson; Ritter and Hughes.
Leading hitter—Longo (ME) 2x2. 2B—Clifton (Edg), Johnson (Edg). 3B—Kinnett (Edg), Parman (ME).
SO—Eastman (Edg) 4, Ritter (ME) 12. BB—Eastman 4, Ritter 0.