Milton Raptors suffer first loss
The Milton Junction Pub Raptors suffered its first Rock River League loss of the season Sunday.
Visiting Neosho stopped Milton, 9-3, behind an 18-hit barrage. Neosho’s roster includes UW-Whitewater and UW- La Crosse players, including Parker High graduate and Warhawk Matt Beyer.
Milton is 7-1 in the Rock River League’s Southwest Division.
Neosho, the South Central Division leader, rolled to a 6-0 lead after three innings. Raptors starter Tom Klawitter was roughed up for six runs on six hits.
Milton banged out 10 hits, including doubles from Joe Shere and Tom Perry.
On Saturday, the Raptors hammered Farmington, 13-1, in seven innings. Jon Kas led Milton’s 14-hit attack with three home runs. Perry and Josh Shere also homered.
The Raptors travel to the Janesville Aces on Saturday and Helenville on Sunday.
MILTON 13, FARMINGTON 1
Milton 013 440 1—13 14 0
Farmington 010 000 0—1 4 3
Sagitis, T.J. Klawitter (6) and Allison; Seidl and Trapp.
Leading hitters—Kas (M), 3x4; Perry (M), 2x5; Allison (M), 4x5; S. McCann (M), 2x4. 2B—T.J. Klawitter (M), Allison (M) 3. HR—Jon Kas (M) 3, Josh Shere (M), Perry.
SO—Sagitis 6k TJ K 2. Seild 4. BB—Seidl 8.
NEOSHO 9, MILTON 3
Neosho 042 020 001—9 18 0
Milton 000 000 021—3 10 0
Jason Suhr, Beyer (8) and Egnarski; Tom Klawitter, S. McCann (3) and Allison.
Leading hitters—Egnarsjki 3x6. Ninnman 3x5, Beyer (N) 3x5, Kaul (N) 2x5; J Deboar (N), Damrow (N) 2x4; Petri (N) 2x5; Joe Shere (M) 4x5; Perry (M) 2x4 2B—Joe Shere (M), Perry (M).
SO—Suhr 4, S, McCann 6. BB—Suhr 2, Beyer 2, Klawitter 2, McCann 2.