By Shereen Siewert
WAUSAU, Wis. — Relying on solid pitching, the Wisconsin Woodchucks limited the Booyah to three hits in a 3-0 victory against Green Bay on Sunday at Athletic Park.
Jose Varela started on the mound for the Woodchucks. He pitched seven innings and allowed zero runs on three hits. Varela walked three and struck out seven.
The Woodchucks offense scored all three of their runs in the third inning. Kyle Simmons hit an RBI single to drive in Alejandro Gonzalez. TJ Reeves then drove in Simmons with an RBI double. Brandon Seltzer rounded out the scoring by driving in Reeves with an RBI single.
Joey Hennessey pitched the final two innings for the Woodchucks. He walked one and struck out two to secure a Woodchucks victory.
Jose Varela had another impressive start. He pitched seven innings and allowed zero runs on three hits. Varela walked three and struck out seven.
Kyle Simmons, TJ Reeves, and Brandon Seltzer each drove in a run in the third inning.
The Woodchucks will enjoy a rare day off on Monday before resuming play Tuesday against the Madison Mallards at Athletic Park. First pitch is at 6:35 p.m.