GOTHENBURG – An 11 run second inning by Cozad, in which Gothenburg committed four errors was the undoing of the Melons as the Reds beat them in Juniors action on Tuesday, 13-3. Spencer Pleschourt went all five innings of the run-ruled game for Cozad striking out three while only allowing one earned-run. Maddox Meyer was the hitting star for the Reds, going 3-3 with two RBIS. Adam Cole knocked in three runs for Cozad, as the Reds move to 3-1 on the young season.
Matt Zimbleman took the loss for the Melons. His control failed him in the ill-fated second inning as he threw three wild pitches and walked four. Jordan Rossell finished the game going 3.1 innings, striking out six. Gothenburg had seven hits, Kris Pearson and Brady Harrison collected two each. The Melons fall to 5-2 on the year. Click here to listen to Tuesday’s broadcast.